Advanced Intervention: Couples   [Archived Catalog]
2011-2012 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook with Addendum

PY 498 - Advanced Intervention: Couples

Prerequisite(s): PY 468 . The couple is a foundational relationship in our culture that steadfastly underlies the formation of family and has undergone considerable redefinition in the last decade. In this course, students will learn concepts, assumptions, and techniques of four major models of couples therapy (Problem/Solution Focused, Sound Marital House, Emotionally Focused, Cognitive-Behavioral) and the ethical and culturally sensitive application of these theories with diverse couples. (2 credits)