PYI 541: Adv Counseling Interventions ASD

2008-02-04 -

Class Cancelled.

Synonym:

52259 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Celia Oliver

Credits:

3

Seats:

10

Semester:

Spring 2008

Meeting Schedule:

Sat 1/12 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sat 2/2 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sat 2/23 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sat 3/15 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sat 4/5 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sun 4/27 (9:00AM-4:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Individual Assessment and Interventions Strategies
Restricted to ASD Certificate students; others by written permission of the Program Director provided to the Registrar146s Office via FirstClass.
Prerequisite: Must be a licensed professional or student in the counseling/therapy field and have satisfactorily completed the first semester ASD certificate coursework or with permission of the Program Director.

This course both reviews the scientific literature on effective psychotherapy treatments for individuals with spectrum disorders, and provides detailed case studies of successes and failures in treatment. Specific strategies and therapeutic styles, which best accommodate the learning/processing styles of these individuals are reviewed. Opportunities of case review will be an important part of this program.