PY 812B: Consultation-Theory and Practice II

Synonym:

81185 (for web registration)

Section:

B

Faculty:

George Tremblay

Credits:

1

Seats:

27

Semester:

Spring 2012

Meeting Schedule:

Sat 2/18 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sun 2/19 (9:00AM-4:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Consultation and Education
Required of and restricted to Year III and Year IV students who took PY 812A Consultation: Theory and Practice I. Section A restricted to Year III students. Section B restricted to Year IV students.

This weekend course examines the role of psychologists as consultants in mental health settings and in the community. Building on the theoretical frameworks introduced in Consultation I, the course will address broad issues of responding to consultation requests, framing consultation relationships, assessment, data gathering, intervention, and evaluation. Students will explore various aspects of consultation practice, including consultation function, model, focal expertise, and type of consultation relationship.