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Course Overview

This course is an introduction to the practice of psychotherapy, and the spring semester lab provides an opportunity to work with a deaf client in psychotherapy. This course is a complement to Methods of Psychotherapy, which provides an overview of theories and approaches. For most students, Foundations of Psychotherapy and Methods of Therapy are taken at the same time. The focus is on building skills for planning, initiating, conducting, and evaluating therapeutic interventions with clients. Class participation and application of skills in practice sessions are essential components of this course. Foundations of Psychotherapy is a 2-part course. The didactic portion (2 credits) is taken in the fall semester , while the case experience (1 credit) is taken in the spring semester

Pre or Co-requisite: PSY 836 or equivalent

Program: Psychology

Credit: 2

Other Courses

PSY-990

APPIC Application Preparation…

The primary focus of this course is on…

Psychology

Credits 3

PSY-999

Clinical Psychology Internship

Registration indicates that the student is undertaking a…

Psychology

Credits 1-6

PSY-899

Independent Study

Independent studies enable advanced study of a topic,…

Psychology

Credits 1-3

PSY-900

Dissertation Research

This course provides credit for individual student research…

Psychology

Credits 1-3

PSY-985

Advanced Clinical Psychology…

Generally taken in the fourth year or beyond,…

Psychology

Credits 1-3

PSY-986

Advanced Clinical Psychology…

Generally taken in the fourth year or beyond,…

Psychology

Credits 1-3