Course: PSY 353. Psychological Interventions (3)
Prerequisites: PSY 150, PSY 250; Completion of the lower division writing requirement. Corequisite/Prerequisite for Psychology majors only: Concurrent enrollment in or prior completion of PSY 301. This course focuses on the theories and practice of psychological interventions. Topics include scientific bases for psychological interventions and case formulation, cultural and ethnic sensitivity, treatment of special populations, and ethical and legal issues. The course emphasizes current research findings and their implementation in treatment strategies. This course fulfills the 300-level Clinical/Personality Cluster requirement for Psychology majors.