Course: EPC 670B. Postmodern and Cognitive Therapy Theories and Their Evidence Base (3)
Prerequisite: Admission to a CSUN master’s degree program in Counseling. Case conceptualization and treatment planning using postmodern and cognitive-behavioral marriage and family therapy/counseling theories, including solution-focused, narrative, collaborative, cognitive-behavioral, and behavioral approaches. Addresses postmodern epistemological and philosophical foundations, the associated evidence base, behavioral parent education, common factors research and common factors of MFT supervision models. Applications with diverse clients, children and the severely mentally ill are emphasized.