Advanced Family and Couples Therapy   [Archived Catalog]
2011-2012 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook with Addendum

CC 569 - Advanced Family and Couples Therapy

Prerequisite(s): CC 505  and CC 512  and CC 515  and CC 516  and CC 529  or
CC 528
  . This course provides an overview of advanced theory and technique, as well as skills training in family and couples therapy with an emphasis on the development of a personal model of counseling. Diagnostic skills, case analysis, and relationship strategies will be emphasized. Particular attention will be paid to engaging children and adolescents in the family therapy setting. The course will also explore the impact of macro systems issues such as gender, power, and economics on contemporary relationships. (3 credits)