Foundations Of Intervention: Group Psychotherapy

Course Number: 
MPO530
Type: 
Graduate Education
Quarter Hours: 
3 Quarter Hours
Course Description: 
This course is an introduction to the basic concepts and techniques of group psychotherapy. The course consists of didactic material, video presentations, and experiential exercises. Special attention will be given to an examination of out-patient therapy groups, in-patient therapy groups, and time-limited psycho-educational groups. Class readings and video presentations provide the material for class discussion and participation in group exercises. Students are required to develop a written proposal for a time-limited therapy group. An oral presentation of this proposal is also required.