Specialist Competencies'Specialist' Competencies that are those that are only needed when practicing psychotherapy with:
- 1. particular client groups (e.g. psychotherapy with … children, adolescents, psychotics, people with learning difficulties, addicts, the aged, etc.), or;
- 2. in certain special settings (e.g. psychotherapy in … psychiatric hospitals, prisons, refugee camps, groups, etc.), or;
- 3. to perform certain specialist functions in psychotherapy (e.g. training, supervision, service management, etc.)
The Specialist Competencies have not yet been developed. This is for the next phase after the Core Competencies and the Specific Competencies have been completed. This phase, Phase 3, should start in February 2012.
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