Competency information


Critically reflect on the role of the genetic counsellor within genetic services and patient pathways through observing consultations involving a child for the common types of referrals to a clinical genetics service.


  • The range of patient pathways for a paediatric patient (e.g. general paediatric, chromosomal anomalies etc.)
  • How the clinical genetics service fits within the patient pathway for a paediatric patient.

Relevant learning outcomes

# Outcome
# 1 Outcome Critically reflect on the roles of multidisciplinary team members and the range of genetic and genomic practice, having attended genetic and multidisciplinary clinics.