Clinical Assessment: I

Course Number: 
MPO537
Type: 
Graduate Education
Quarter Hours: 
5 Quarter Hours
Course Description: 
This class is required for all first year clinical students in the Clinical Psychology program in preparation for year-one clerkships. The course will cover basic interviewing techniques & strategies for structured & semi-structured interviews in clinical practice. Students will also receive specialized instruction in cognitive and behavioral interviewing and case conceptualization. Students will complete several interviews in simulated clinical settings. The second have of this course will introduce students to the major techniques involved in intellectual assessment.