Catalogue 2014 - 2015

PSY 418 Behavioral Counseling Methods

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

PSY 313 and PSY 416 or permission of the chair.

Course Description

This is a survey of current, empirically supported methods of behavioral and cognitive-behavioral counseling. The emphasis is on helping clients change their behavior. Case materials include examples from a wide range of settings and client characteristics. Students will be required to prepare an APA formatted paper based on an extensive literature review.