PY 685: Prepracticum Marriage & Family Therapy

Synonym:

76046 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Lindsay Edwards

Credits:

2

Seats:

22

Semester:

Summer 2011

Meeting Schedule:

Tuesdays 5/31 - 7/19 (3:00PM-4:59PM)

Description:

Required of and restricted to MFT I students.

This course is designed to prepare students for success in PY 697 (Practicum-MFT I) and will cover what beginning therapists need to know with a strong emphasis on skills acquisition and application along with how to do therapy at the Antioch Couple & Family Therapy Institute. This course will consist of a combination of lecture, discussion, class activities, review of video-taped family therapy sessions, and demonstration with role-play. There will also be an opportunity to observe advanced family therapists’ work with families in the clinic. There will be minimal monologue and students will be responsible for utilizing the learning resources available and for contributing to the direction, process, and outcomes of the course. Meets Tuesdays, 5/31 – 7/19.