Behavioral Sciences

School of Behavioral Sciences

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Course Requirements

Master of Science in Counseling Psychology (62 units)

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Content: Discipline, knowledge, and skills (theories, concepts, & terms)
    • Students will demonstrate a knowledge of family systems theories and be able to successfully apply these theories in clinical practice
    • Students will be able to acquire the skills necessary to qualify for state MFT internship status necessary for continued progression towards MFT licensure
  • Critical Thinking: Skills in analysis, synthesis, and use of evidence; problem solving (reflective & analytical)
    • Students will be able to conceptualize cases, articulate systemically-oriented treatment plans, and demonstrate overall competence in clinical practice
    • Students will be able to think critically about family systems theories through the use of comparison and contrast, problem solving and the integration of evidence from diverse contexts (research, professional practice and daily living) and worldviews (religious, ethnic, cultural).
  • Communication: speaking and writing skills; technology literacy; research skills
    • Conduct and write a review that summarizes part of the anthropology literature, applying fundamental strategies such as a thesis focus, an informative middle and an effective conclusion resulting from effective drafting, revising, and editing
    • Use and define terms and concepts of the discipline and applying them appropriately, showing a strong & direct link between concepts and assigned reading
    • Deliver effective oral presentations in a variety of communication settings, using standard diction of American English in a professional manner including dress and demeanor
    • Lead and participate effectively in group discussions, applying active listening skills and a respect for diverse views in interpersonal settings
    • Select the most appropriate sources and databases for accessing and obtaining the needed information. Examines and compares information from various sources in order to ascertain the reliability, validity, accuracy, authority, timeliness, and point of view or bias of a given source.
  • Integrity/values: academic integrity, discipline specific ethical issues; an understanding of ethics; respect for social diversity
    • Students will demonstrate a knowledge of legal and ethical guidelines and be able to apply these guidelines in practice of marriage and family therapy
    • Students will demonstrate an awareness of and respect for diverse clinical populations including those with different religious and spiritual backgrounds, racial and cultural differences, and medical and/or physical disabilities.
  • Project management: team work skills; informed participation in multiple levels of community applying academic studies to the workplace and professional environments
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Academically Prepared for MFT Licensure

PSY500 Diversity Issues in Counsel Psy

PSY500 Diversity Issues in Counsel Psy

Examination of the effects of therapeutic interventions on culturally distinct populations. (3 units; Summer)

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PSY501S Professional Practice Seminar I

PSY501S Professional Practice Seminar I

Emphasis on empathy training and the structure of the therapeutic process through a lecture/discussion/small group format. Students will videotape simulated sessions with one another. Meets two hours per week. Students will be assigned an on-going case. Pass/Fail. (2 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY501S-B B Bradshaw, Tammy K. 09/02/2014 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Yeager Center
B110
Fall 2014 PSY501S-A A Rayford, Christine 09/02/2014 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 9:15 PM James Complex
183
Fall 2014 PSY501S-D D Bradshaw, Tammy K. 09/02/2014 Thursday 7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Yeager Center
B110
Fall 2014 PSY501S-C C Cox, Mark 09/02/2014 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
ONLN
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PSY502S Professional Practice Seminar II

PSY502S Professional Practice Seminar II

Continuation of PSY 501s. Emphasis on various clinical and legal issues related to the practice of psychotherapy. Enables the student to develop the skills necessary to obtain a practicum placement. Prerequisite: PSY 501s. Pass/Fail. (2 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY502S-A A Rayford, Christine 01/05/2015 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 9:15 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY502S-B B Bradshaw, Tammy K. 01/05/2015 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 9:15 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY502S-D D Bradshaw, Tammy K. 01/05/2015 Thursday 7:15 PM - 9:15 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY502S-C C Cox, Mark 01/05/2015 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
ONLN
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PSY505 MFT Counseling Theory

PSY505 MFT Counseling Theory

The student is introduced to the theoretical foundations of Family Systems Theory, Behaviorism, Humanism, Existentialism, and Psychoanalytic Theory. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY505-C C Stanfield, Jan U. 09/02/2014 Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B110
Fall 2014 PSY505-D D Rayford, Christine 09/02/2014 Thursday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
A111
Fall 2014 PSY505-B B Risinger, Stephanie Lynne 09/02/2014 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B112
Fall 2014 PSY505-A A Rayford, Christine 09/02/2014 Tuesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM James Complex
183
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PSY510 Human Growth and Development

PSY510 Human Growth and Development

A study of the developmental cycle of the human organism from a cognitive, psychological, sociological, and moral perspective. Emphasis is placed on theories and research related to child development. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY510-D D Smith, Erin I. 09/02/2014 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B252
Fall 2014 PSY510-C C Pearce, Kenneth C. 09/02/2014 Thursday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
A110
Fall 2014 PSY510-A A Smith, Erin I. 09/02/2014 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B252
Fall 2014 PSY510-B B Vazquez, Veola E. 09/02/2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B252
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PSY515 Human Sexuality

PSY515 Human Sexuality

Etiology, diagnosis and treatment of sexual dysfunction with an overview of physiology. (2 units; Summer)

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PSY520 Human Comm in Group Process

PSY520 Human Comm in Group Process

Application of group treatment models to various forms of interpersonal communication. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY520-D D Campbell, Rachel E 01/05/2015 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY520-B B Young, Colleen D 01/05/2015 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY520-E E Campbell, Rachel E 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY520-C C Sale, Beverley A 01/05/2015 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY520-A A Sale, Beverley A 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY520-F F Turney, Mark 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY520-G G Turney, Mark 01/05/2015 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
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PSY525 MFT Counseling Techniques

PSY525 MFT Counseling Techniques

Intervention techniques from a phenomenological, cognitive, behavioral and existential frame of reference. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY525-B B Sherbon, Stefanie Sue 01/05/2015 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY525-E E Sherbon, Stefanie Sue 01/05/2015 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY525-F F Rayford, Christine 01/05/2015 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY525-D D Rayford, Christine 01/05/2015 Thursday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY525-A A Cox, Mark 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY525-C C Cox, Mark 01/05/2015 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
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PSY530 Advanced Research Methodology

PSY530 Advanced Research Methodology

Theoretical and practical applications of research methods of psychotherapy. Prerequisite: BEH 383 Statistical Techniques in Behavioral Science or equivalent. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY530-B B Smith, Erin I. 01/05/2015 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
ONLN
Spring 2015 PSY530-A A Deulen, Angela A. 01/05/2015 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
A111
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PSY535 Advanced Psychopathology

PSY535 Advanced Psychopathology

Nature and causes of reactions to social, biological and psychological stress, maladaptive development, and faulty learning. Includes an in depth study of anxiety disorders, character personality, and the psychoses. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY535-C C Sale, Beverley A 01/05/2015 Tuesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY535-B B Vazquez, Veola E. 01/05/2015 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY535-A A Vazquez, Veola E. 01/05/2015 Tuesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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PSY540 Psychodiagnostics

PSY540 Psychodiagnostics

Applications of Intelligence Testing and Personality tests to diagnosis and therapy. Prerequisite: PSY 383 (Statistical Techniques in Behavioral Science) or equivalent. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY540-B B Vazquez, Veola E. 09/02/2014 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B251
Fall 2014 PSY540-C C Vazquez, Veola E. 09/02/2014 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B251
Fall 2014 PSY540-D D Sale, Beverley A 09/02/2014 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B259
Fall 2014 PSY540-A A Sale, Beverley A 09/02/2014 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B259
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PSY545 MFT Counseling: Child/Adolescent

PSY545 MFT Counseling: Child/Adolescent

Processes of diagnosis, dynamics, and treatment of children and adolescents. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY545-B B Sherbon, Stefanie Sue 09/02/2014 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B111
Fall 2014 PSY545-C C Risinger, Stephanie Lynne 09/02/2014 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM James Complex
183
Fall 2014 PSY545-D D Sherbon, Stefanie Sue 09/02/2014 Tuesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B111
Fall 2014 PSY545-E E Sherbon, Stefanie Sue 09/02/2014 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B259
Fall 2014 PSY545-A A Cox, Mark 09/02/2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B259
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PSY555 Practicum I

PSY555 Practicum I

Supervised counseling experience in professional settings. Prerequisites: PSY 501s, 502s, 505, 525, and 560. Pass/Fail. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY555-D D Stanfield, Jan U. 09/02/2014 Thursday 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex
263
Fall 2014 PSY555-B B Routon, Mischa 09/02/2014 Tuesday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
123A
Fall 2014 PSY555-F F Bergin, Aine 09/02/2014 Monday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
123A
Fall 2014 PSY555-E E McThomas, Alan 09/02/2014 Tuesday 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Sch Business Building
253
Fall 2014 PSY555-H H Collins, Gary G. 09/02/2014 Tuesday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
ONLN
Fall 2014 PSY555-J J Routon, Mischa 09/02/2014 Wednesday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
263
Fall 2014 PSY555-K K Stanfield, Jan U. 09/02/2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM James Complex
181
Fall 2014 PSY555-L L Campbell, Rachel E 09/02/2014 Thursday 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex
181
Fall 2014 PSY555-A A Collins, Gary G. 09/02/2014 Monday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
ONLN
Fall 2014 PSY555-C C Cox, Mark 09/02/2014 Tuesday 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM James Complex
263
Fall 2014 PSY555-G G Routon, Mischa 09/02/2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM James Complex
263
Fall 2014 PSY555-I I Deulen, Angela A. 09/02/2014 Monday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM James Complex
263
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PSY560 Professional Ethics and Law

PSY560 Professional Ethics and Law

An examination and explanation of current laws and ethical issues affecting psychotherapists. (3 units; Summer)

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PSY570 Practicum II

PSY570 Practicum II

A continuation of PSY 555. Prerequisite: PSY 555. Pass/Fail. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY570-D D Stanfield, Jan U. 01/05/2015 Thursday 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY570-E E McThomas, Alan 01/05/2015 Tuesday 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY570-B B Routon, Mischa 01/05/2015 Tuesday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
123A
Spring 2015 PSY570-F F Bergin, Aine 01/05/2015 Monday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY570-H H Collins, Gary G. 01/05/2015 Tuesday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
ONLN
Spring 2015 PSY570-L L Campbell, Rachel E 01/05/2015 Thursday 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY570-G G Routon, Mischa 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY570-I I Deulen, Angela A. 01/05/2015 Monday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY570-J J Routon, Mischa 01/05/2015 Wednesday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
125
Spring 2015 PSY570-K K Stanfield, Jan U. 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY570-A A Collins, Gary G. 01/05/2015 Monday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
ONLN
Spring 2015 PSY570-C C Cox, Mark 01/05/2015 Tuesday 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM James Complex
123A
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PSY580 Family Therapy I

PSY580 Family Therapy I

An examination of the philosophical and theoretical suppositions of the major schools of family therapy. Emphasis on the historical and contemporary context of systems theory and family therapy.(3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY580-D D Bergin, Aine 09/02/2014 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B220
Fall 2014 PSY580-B B Bergin, Aine 09/02/2014 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B220
Fall 2014 PSY580-A A Lewis, Nathaniel P 09/02/2014 Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B111
Fall 2014 PSY580-C C Rayford, Christine 09/02/2014 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B252
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PSY585 Family Therapy II

PSY585 Family Therapy II

Concentration on the therapeutic techniques of the various schools of family therapy discussed in Family Therapy I. Students are encouraged to develop specific family therapy skills through the use of videotape feedback, coaching, and classroom demonstration. Prerequisite: PSY 580. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY585-B B Bergin, Aine 01/05/2015 Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY585-A A Lewis, Nathaniel P 01/05/2015 Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY585-C C Bergin, Aine 01/05/2015 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY585-D D Deulen, Angela A. 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY585-E E Lewis, Nathaniel P 01/05/2015 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY585-F F Deulen, Angela A. 01/05/2015 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
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PSY590 Christian Perspctv Prof Couns

PSY590 Christian Perspctv Prof Couns

Faculty and student dialogue on issues and topics related to the integration of Christianity and psychology. (2 units; Summer)

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PSY595 Psychopharmacology

PSY595 Psychopharmacology

This course is designed for the non-medical psychotherapist. The major categories of medication used in psychiatric intervention and issues related to consultation and collaboration with treatment teams, including medical staff, will be discussed. Pass/Fail. (3 units; Fall, Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY595-A A Kehoe, William A. 09/02/2014 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
ONLN
Spring 2015 PSY595-A A Kehoe, William A. 01/05/2015 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
ONLN
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PSY597A Chld Abuse/Neglect: Diag & Treat

PSY597A Chld Abuse/Neglect: Diag & Treat

Examines the methods of assessment, reporting, and treatment of physical, sexual, and neglectful child abuse. Pass/Fail. (2 units; Fall, Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY597A-A A McClung, Scott 10/18/2014 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sch Business Building
202
Fall 2014 PSY597A-B B Pearce, Kenneth C. 09/13/2014 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sch Business Building
202
Spring 2015 PSY597A-A A McClung, Scott 01/17/2015 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sch Business Building
202
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PSY597B HIV and AIDS Counseling

PSY597B HIV and AIDS Counseling

This seminar examines the clinical, social and ethical issues in counseling persons with AIDS-related problems. In addition to the lecture/discussion format, opportunity for supervised role-playing may be provided. Pass/Fail. (1 unit; Summer)

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PSY597C Domestic Violence

PSY597C Domestic Violence

Examines the characteristics and treatment of the perpetrators and victims of domestic violence. Pass/Fail. (1 unit; Summer)

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PSY598A Addictions Counseling

PSY598A Addictions Counseling

This course provides the student with an overview of the addictive process including substance dependency and behavioral compulsions. The course emphasizes the etiology of addiction, the systemic impact of co-occurring disorders, the standard of care treatment modalities, and concepts of resiliency and recovery. Pass/Fail. (3 units; Fall, Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY598A-A A MacAfee, Joseph P. 09/06/2014 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
B110
Spring 2015 PSY598A-A A MacAfee, Joseph P. 01/24/2015 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sch Business Building
202
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PSY598C Aging and Mental Health

PSY598C Aging and Mental Health

This seminar addresses mental health issues in aging populations. Pass/Fail. (2 units; Fall, Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY598C-A A Minton, Carol 09/02/2014 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
ONLN
Spring 2015 PSY598C-A A Minton, Carol 01/05/2015 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
ONLN
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Counseling Psychology (MFT Program) Two Year Suggested Course Rotation **(62 units)

Year 1

Fall

PSY501S Professional Practice Seminar I

PSY501S Professional Practice Seminar I

Emphasis on empathy training and the structure of the therapeutic process through a lecture/discussion/small group format. Students will videotape simulated sessions with one another. Meets two hours per week. Students will be assigned an on-going case. Pass/Fail. (2 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY501S-B B Bradshaw, Tammy K. 09/02/2014 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Yeager Center
B110
Fall 2014 PSY501S-A A Rayford, Christine 09/02/2014 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 9:15 PM James Complex
183
Fall 2014 PSY501S-D D Bradshaw, Tammy K. 09/02/2014 Thursday 7:15 PM - 9:15 PM Yeager Center
B110
Fall 2014 PSY501S-C C Cox, Mark 09/02/2014 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
ONLN
+

PSY505 MFT Counseling Theory

PSY505 MFT Counseling Theory

The student is introduced to the theoretical foundations of Family Systems Theory, Behaviorism, Humanism, Existentialism, and Psychoanalytic Theory. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY505-C C Stanfield, Jan U. 09/02/2014 Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B110
Fall 2014 PSY505-D D Rayford, Christine 09/02/2014 Thursday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
A111
Fall 2014 PSY505-B B Risinger, Stephanie Lynne 09/02/2014 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B112
Fall 2014 PSY505-A A Rayford, Christine 09/02/2014 Tuesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM James Complex
183
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PSY510 Human Growth and Development

PSY510 Human Growth and Development

A study of the developmental cycle of the human organism from a cognitive, psychological, sociological, and moral perspective. Emphasis is placed on theories and research related to child development. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY510-D D Smith, Erin I. 09/02/2014 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B252
Fall 2014 PSY510-C C Pearce, Kenneth C. 09/02/2014 Thursday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
A110
Fall 2014 PSY510-A A Smith, Erin I. 09/02/2014 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B252
Fall 2014 PSY510-B B Vazquez, Veola E. 09/02/2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B252
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PSY580 Family Therapy I

PSY580 Family Therapy I

An examination of the philosophical and theoretical suppositions of the major schools of family therapy. Emphasis on the historical and contemporary context of systems theory and family therapy.(3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY580-D D Bergin, Aine 09/02/2014 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B220
Fall 2014 PSY580-B B Bergin, Aine 09/02/2014 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B220
Fall 2014 PSY580-A A Lewis, Nathaniel P 09/02/2014 Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B111
Fall 2014 PSY580-C C Rayford, Christine 09/02/2014 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B252
+

PSY597A Chld Abuse/Neglect: Diag & Treat

PSY597A Chld Abuse/Neglect: Diag & Treat

Examines the methods of assessment, reporting, and treatment of physical, sexual, and neglectful child abuse. Pass/Fail. (2 units; Fall, Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY597A-A A McClung, Scott 10/18/2014 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sch Business Building
202
Fall 2014 PSY597A-B B Pearce, Kenneth C. 09/13/2014 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sch Business Building
202
Spring 2015 PSY597A-A A McClung, Scott 01/17/2015 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sch Business Building
202
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Spring

PSY502S Professional Practice Seminar II

PSY502S Professional Practice Seminar II

Continuation of PSY 501s. Emphasis on various clinical and legal issues related to the practice of psychotherapy. Enables the student to develop the skills necessary to obtain a practicum placement. Prerequisite: PSY 501s. Pass/Fail. (2 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY502S-A A Rayford, Christine 01/05/2015 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 9:15 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY502S-B B Bradshaw, Tammy K. 01/05/2015 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 9:15 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY502S-D D Bradshaw, Tammy K. 01/05/2015 Thursday 7:15 PM - 9:15 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY502S-C C Cox, Mark 01/05/2015 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
ONLN
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PSY525 MFT Counseling Techniques

PSY525 MFT Counseling Techniques

Intervention techniques from a phenomenological, cognitive, behavioral and existential frame of reference. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY525-B B Sherbon, Stefanie Sue 01/05/2015 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY525-E E Sherbon, Stefanie Sue 01/05/2015 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY525-F F Rayford, Christine 01/05/2015 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY525-D D Rayford, Christine 01/05/2015 Thursday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY525-A A Cox, Mark 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY525-C C Cox, Mark 01/05/2015 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
Array
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PSY535 Advanced Psychopathology

PSY535 Advanced Psychopathology

Nature and causes of reactions to social, biological and psychological stress, maladaptive development, and faulty learning. Includes an in depth study of anxiety disorders, character personality, and the psychoses. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY535-C C Sale, Beverley A 01/05/2015 Tuesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY535-B B Vazquez, Veola E. 01/05/2015 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY535-A A Vazquez, Veola E. 01/05/2015 Tuesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
Array
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PSY585 Family Therapy II

PSY585 Family Therapy II

Concentration on the therapeutic techniques of the various schools of family therapy discussed in Family Therapy I. Students are encouraged to develop specific family therapy skills through the use of videotape feedback, coaching, and classroom demonstration. Prerequisite: PSY 580. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY585-B B Bergin, Aine 01/05/2015 Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY585-A A Lewis, Nathaniel P 01/05/2015 Thursday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
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Spring 2015 PSY585-C C Bergin, Aine 01/05/2015 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY585-D D Deulen, Angela A. 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY585-E E Lewis, Nathaniel P 01/05/2015 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY585-F F Deulen, Angela A. 01/05/2015 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
Array
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PSY598A Addictions Counseling

PSY598A Addictions Counseling

This course provides the student with an overview of the addictive process including substance dependency and behavioral compulsions. The course emphasizes the etiology of addiction, the systemic impact of co-occurring disorders, the standard of care treatment modalities, and concepts of resiliency and recovery. Pass/Fail. (3 units; Fall, Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY598A-A A MacAfee, Joseph P. 09/06/2014 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
B110
Spring 2015 PSY598A-A A MacAfee, Joseph P. 01/24/2015 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sch Business Building
202
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Summer Term

PSY560 Professional Ethics and Law

PSY560 Professional Ethics and Law

An examination and explanation of current laws and ethical issues affecting psychotherapists. (3 units; Summer)

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PSY590 Christian Perspctv Prof Couns

PSY590 Christian Perspctv Prof Couns

Faculty and student dialogue on issues and topics related to the integration of Christianity and psychology. (2 units; Summer)

+

PSY597B HIV and AIDS Counseling

PSY597B HIV and AIDS Counseling

This seminar examines the clinical, social and ethical issues in counseling persons with AIDS-related problems. In addition to the lecture/discussion format, opportunity for supervised role-playing may be provided. Pass/Fail. (1 unit; Summer)

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Year 2

Fall

PSY540 Psychodiagnostics

PSY540 Psychodiagnostics

Applications of Intelligence Testing and Personality tests to diagnosis and therapy. Prerequisite: PSY 383 (Statistical Techniques in Behavioral Science) or equivalent. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY540-B B Vazquez, Veola E. 09/02/2014 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B251
Fall 2014 PSY540-C C Vazquez, Veola E. 09/02/2014 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B251
Fall 2014 PSY540-D D Sale, Beverley A 09/02/2014 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B259
Fall 2014 PSY540-A A Sale, Beverley A 09/02/2014 Monday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B259
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PSY545 MFT Counseling: Child/Adolescent

PSY545 MFT Counseling: Child/Adolescent

Processes of diagnosis, dynamics, and treatment of children and adolescents. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY545-B B Sherbon, Stefanie Sue 09/02/2014 Tuesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B111
Fall 2014 PSY545-C C Risinger, Stephanie Lynne 09/02/2014 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM James Complex
183
Fall 2014 PSY545-D D Sherbon, Stefanie Sue 09/02/2014 Tuesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B111
Fall 2014 PSY545-E E Sherbon, Stefanie Sue 09/02/2014 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
B259
Fall 2014 PSY545-A A Cox, Mark 09/02/2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center
B259
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PSY555 Practicum I

PSY555 Practicum I

Supervised counseling experience in professional settings. Prerequisites: PSY 501s, 502s, 505, 525, and 560. Pass/Fail. (3 units; Fall)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY555-D D Stanfield, Jan U. 09/02/2014 Thursday 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex
263
Fall 2014 PSY555-B B Routon, Mischa 09/02/2014 Tuesday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
123A
Fall 2014 PSY555-F F Bergin, Aine 09/02/2014 Monday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
123A
Fall 2014 PSY555-E E McThomas, Alan 09/02/2014 Tuesday 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Sch Business Building
253
Fall 2014 PSY555-H H Collins, Gary G. 09/02/2014 Tuesday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
ONLN
Fall 2014 PSY555-J J Routon, Mischa 09/02/2014 Wednesday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
263
Fall 2014 PSY555-K K Stanfield, Jan U. 09/02/2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM James Complex
181
Fall 2014 PSY555-L L Campbell, Rachel E 09/02/2014 Thursday 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex
181
Fall 2014 PSY555-A A Collins, Gary G. 09/02/2014 Monday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
ONLN
Fall 2014 PSY555-C C Cox, Mark 09/02/2014 Tuesday 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM James Complex
263
Fall 2014 PSY555-G G Routon, Mischa 09/02/2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM James Complex
263
Fall 2014 PSY555-I I Deulen, Angela A. 09/02/2014 Monday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM James Complex
263
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Spring

PSY520 Human Comm in Group Process

PSY520 Human Comm in Group Process

Application of group treatment models to various forms of interpersonal communication. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY520-D D Campbell, Rachel E 01/05/2015 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY520-B B Young, Colleen D 01/05/2015 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY520-E E Campbell, Rachel E 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY520-C C Sale, Beverley A 01/05/2015 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY520-A A Sale, Beverley A 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY520-F F Turney, Mark 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY520-G G Turney, Mark 01/05/2015 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
Array
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PSY530 Advanced Research Methodology

PSY530 Advanced Research Methodology

Theoretical and practical applications of research methods of psychotherapy. Prerequisite: BEH 383 Statistical Techniques in Behavioral Science or equivalent. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY530-B B Smith, Erin I. 01/05/2015 Monday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
ONLN
Spring 2015 PSY530-A A Deulen, Angela A. 01/05/2015 Wednesday 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center
A111
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PSY570 Practicum II

PSY570 Practicum II

A continuation of PSY 555. Prerequisite: PSY 555. Pass/Fail. (3 units; Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2015 PSY570-D D Stanfield, Jan U. 01/05/2015 Thursday 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY570-E E McThomas, Alan 01/05/2015 Tuesday 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY570-B B Routon, Mischa 01/05/2015 Tuesday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
123A
Spring 2015 PSY570-F F Bergin, Aine 01/05/2015 Monday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY570-H H Collins, Gary G. 01/05/2015 Tuesday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
ONLN
Spring 2015 PSY570-L L Campbell, Rachel E 01/05/2015 Thursday 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY570-G G Routon, Mischa 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY570-I I Deulen, Angela A. 01/05/2015 Monday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY570-J J Routon, Mischa 01/05/2015 Wednesday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
125
Spring 2015 PSY570-K K Stanfield, Jan U. 01/05/2015 Wednesday 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM TBA
Array
Spring 2015 PSY570-A A Collins, Gary G. 01/05/2015 Monday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex
ONLN
Spring 2015 PSY570-C C Cox, Mark 01/05/2015 Tuesday 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM James Complex
123A
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PSY595 Psychopharmacology

PSY595 Psychopharmacology

This course is designed for the non-medical psychotherapist. The major categories of medication used in psychiatric intervention and issues related to consultation and collaboration with treatment teams, including medical staff, will be discussed. Pass/Fail. (3 units; Fall, Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY595-A A Kehoe, William A. 09/02/2014 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
ONLN
Spring 2015 PSY595-A A Kehoe, William A. 01/05/2015 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
ONLN
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PSY598C Aging and Mental Health

PSY598C Aging and Mental Health

This seminar addresses mental health issues in aging populations. Pass/Fail. (2 units; Fall, Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Fall 2014 PSY598C-A A Minton, Carol 09/02/2014 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
ONLN
Spring 2015 PSY598C-A A Minton, Carol 01/05/2015 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center
ONLN
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Summer Term

PSY500 Diversity Issues in Counsel Psy

PSY500 Diversity Issues in Counsel Psy

Examination of the effects of therapeutic interventions on culturally distinct populations. (3 units; Summer)

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PSY515 Human Sexuality

PSY515 Human Sexuality

Etiology, diagnosis and treatment of sexual dysfunction with an overview of physiology. (2 units; Summer)

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PSY597C Domestic Violence

PSY597C Domestic Violence

Examines the characteristics and treatment of the perpetrators and victims of domestic violence. Pass/Fail. (1 unit; Summer)

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*Full-time students can complete the program in two years; part-time students have up to six years to finish.

**The following courses are offered in both the Fall and Spring semesters and may be taken in either:  PSY595, PSY597a, PSY598a and PSY598c.