PY 859B: Fundamental Clinical Skills I

Synonym:

63577 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

David Arbeitman

Credits:

1

Seats:

14

Semester:

Fall 2009

Meeting Schedule:

Sat 9/26 - 9/27 (9:00AM-4:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Relationship
Required of and restricted to Year I students.
(Section assignments will be made by the department and provided to students prior to registration.)

This course addresses the processes and skills required to establish and maintain a helping relationship. It emphasizes basic skills of listening and attending, focusing and probing, confrontation, and working with difficult clinical issues. It involves practice in interviewing and observing in various clinical issues.