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.


100%: Practical (Practical assessment, Presentation)

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.

We regularly review our modules to incorporate student feedback, staff expertise, as well as the latest research and teaching methodology. We’re planning to run these modules in the academic year 2022/23. However, there may be changes to these modules in response to COVID-19, staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of material changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.