Co-ordinating Care and Managing a Caseload (986C8)

15 credits, Level 7 (Masters)

Autumn and spring teaching

This module covers: Confidentiality & gaining consent; engaging harder to reach CYP/families; engaging LGBT+, CIC & BME populations; developing therapeutic relationships with families/carers alongside CYP. Recognising wider issues (substance misuse; self-harm; learning disabilities; attentional difficulties; bullying; trauma). Collaborative risk formulation & management; managing risk to practitioners. Referral & suitability for EMHP assessment; suitability for low-intensity CB interventions; giving evidence-based information as part of collaborative care-planning; managing onward referral. Managing a caseload; care planning & co-ordination; co-production. Managing roadblocks & ruptures with CYP, families/carers and colleagues.

Teaching and assessment

We’re currently reviewing teaching and assessment of our modules in light of the COVID-19 situation. We’ll publish the latest information as soon as possible.

Contact hours and workload

This module is approximately 150 hours of work. This breaks down into about 36 hours of contact time and about 114 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.

This module is running in the academic year 2021/22. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. However, we are constantly looking to improve and enhance our courses. There may be changes to modules in response to student demand or feedback, changes to staff expertise or updates to our curriculum. We may also need to make changes in response to COVID-19. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of material changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.


This module is offered on the following courses: