Professional Certificate in Child Adolescent Therapy

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					Professional Certificate in Child & Adolescent Therapy
Course Objectives

To meet the growing demand of care givers and working professionals seeking practical oriented and intensive knowledge in specific fields of counselling and
psychology. We have developed a series of Professional Certification programs in Counselling, Social Sciences, Psychology, Psychotherapy and Behavioral
Science to meet societal and familial needs of our community.

The aim of this program is to provide relevant training to equip graduates with the skills to advance their careers in community work, teaching, human
resources, social work, counselling, career advisory and those seeking to enhance their counselling skills particular to the needs of children & adolescents.

Course Structure

The Professional Certificate course comprises of 18 contact hours of face to face training covering the following topics

    •   Child and Adolescent Psychopathology
        This module provides students with the background to be informed communicators with mental health professionals. Emphasis will be given to areas
        of special relevance to the educational setting majoring clinical perspectives, psychological disorders, terminology, and issues important to the field of
        child and adolescent psychopathology.
    •   Child and Adolescent Assessment
        This module covers exposure to and beginning experience in administration, scoring, and interpretation of intelligence testing and objective and
        projective personality assessment instruments.
    •   Therapeutic Play
        This module focus is on techniques in expressive therapies, with an emphasis on play therapy. Common themes in children’s play are identified, and
        the dynamics of interpretation are considered and applied.

Course Delivery

    •   Part-time: 6 weekdays lessons over 3 weeks from 7.00pm to 10.00pm
Entry Requirements:

   1. - Mature Candidate (Age 21 years and above)
   2. - Diploma qualification from a recognized institution
   3. - Senior executives with extensive experience but without academic qualification may be considered on a case to case basis

Assessment & Award:

Upon successful completion, students will be awarded a Professional Certificate in Child & Adolescent Therapy by Aventis School of Management & Centre
for Behavioral Science.

Registration Details:

Please contact Ms Sandrina Lee / Ms Jaslyn Choo @ 6720 3333 or email:

                                  *Course Fees
 Registration Fee                                $50 before GST
                               S$1200 before GST ( $300 Grant for Social Workers
 Course Fee
                                           and community workers)
 Course Leader                                   Ms Sandrina Lee

 * Course fees are subjected to prevailing gst and payable by cheque to ‘Aventis School of Management Ptd Ltd’

Professional Certificate in Child & Adolescent Therapy (November 2009)

                          Module                           Lecturer     1        2      Assessment
                                                                      4-Nov    6-Nov     *24-Nov
          Child & Adolescent Psychopathology                TBA
                                                                       Wed       Fri       Tues

                          Module                           Lecturer     1        2      Assessment
                                                                      11-Nov   13-Nov    *24-Nov
            Child & Adolescent Assessment                   TBA
                                                                       Wed       Fri       Tues

                          Module                           Lecturer     1        2      Assessment
                                                                      18-Nov   20-Nov    *24-Nov
                    Therapeutic Play                        TBA
                                                                       Wed       Fri       Tues

* Combined assessment for all 3 modules

Time Schedule:
Wednesday: 7pm - 10pm
Friday     : 7pm - 10pm

Class Schedule is subject to changes