PY 648A: Couple Therapy from Systemic Perspectv

Synonym:

63618 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Nickolas Jordan

Credits:

3

Seats:

22

Semester:

Fall 2009

Meeting Schedule:

Tuesdays 9/1 - 12/15 (9:00AM-11:29AM)

Description:

Competency Area: Social Systems Assessment & Intervention Strategies
Required of and restricted to MFT MA I students.
Written permission provided to the Registrar?s Office via Antioch email is required for CMHC III students to enroll as a PYC equivalent.

This course will introduce students to a range of models for working with couples, with a focus on empirically validated therapies. Students will be introduced to theoretical foundations underlying clinical work with couples as well as research on couple dynamics and power. Students will also have the opportunity to explore current issues in couple therapy.