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GPSA554 MA Research Seminar–3cr | THURSDAY | 7:10-9:30pm | (Paper Writing) /Lazar (Room 205D) | (MA)

GPSA554 MA Research Seminar–3cr | THURSDAY | 7:10-9:30pm | (Paper Writing) /Lazar (Room 205D) This intensive course guides students in their design and completion of the Master’s paper. Group work and close guidance of the instructors facilitates the thesis writing process. The course pays special attention to the formation of research question, research methodology, and writing […]

GPSA522 Comparative Psychotherapies: Modern Concepts & Techniques in Counseling & Psychoanalysis–3cr | THURSDAY | 4:50-7:10pm | DeLia (Library)

GPSA522 Comparative Psychotherapies: Modern Concepts & Techniques in Counseling & Psychoanalysis–3cr | THURSDAY | 4:50-7:10pm | DeLia (Library) In this course, students will learn the basic intervention strategies applied in counseling and psychoanalysis. We will study how these fields have expanded, in technique and theory, to include more severe emotional disorders. It will be an introduction […]

GPSA503 Human Development | TUESDAY | 7:10-9:30pm | (All Programs)

GPSA503 Human Development | TUESDAY | 7:10-9:30pm | Silver (Main) Adolescence to Adulthood–3cr The development of the psychic structure during puberty to adulthood will be examined, concentrating on the expression of the basic drives as the individual emerges and separates from the dependencies of childhood and eventually leaves home to start life on his or her own. […]

GPSA101 Clinical Assessment & Appraisal | GPSA101 Clinical Assessment & Appraisal–3cr | (MAMHC)

GPSA101 Clinical Assessment & Appraisal–3cr | TUESDAY | 4:50-7:10pm | Hess (Main) This course provides an overview of the appraisal process including observation, interviewing, measures, resources and tools to formulate a clinical understanding of clients within a broad range of settings and within a survey of populations. Behavior, observations, etiology, symptomology, assessment, countertransference, and treatment will be examined […]

Testimonials from our 2017 Annual Conference

“It was a truly wonderful conference. Dr. Ahktar was fantastic. I learned so much and it has already expanded how I understand my patients. I look forward to future events from ACAP.” Stella Jang   “Dr. Bratt, it seems only right, after speaking about gratitude, that I express thanks to you and the conference committee […]

GPSA184/541 Psychopathology: Severe Emotional Disorders (CERT, MAP, MAMHC, MA)

Thursday, 4:50 – 7:10pm GPSA184/541 Psychopathology: Severe Emotional Disorders / DeLia (205D) This course examines psychopathology of severe emotional disorders from the perspective of both the DSM, psychoanalytic theory and biography. Literature and clinical material will provide a view from the diagnostician as well as those who are impacted. The DSM will be paired with […]

GPSA507 Human Development: Through the Lifespan from Birth to Death (CERT, MAP, MAMHC, MA)

Tuesday, 7:10 – 9:30pm GPSA507 Human Development: Through the Lifespan from Birth to Death / Silver (Main) This course focuses on the vicissitudes of human development through the life span and within intrapsychic, biological, family, environmental and cultural context. How the individual approaches developmental tasks or copes with challenges of inner and outer reality, from […]

GPSA533A Child Treatment: Theory and Practice (CERT, MAP, MAMHC, MA)

Thursday, 7:10 – 9:30pm GPSA533A Treatment of Children /Bratt/ (Main) This course will introduce the student to basic theoretical concepts and practices in child treatment. From mother and infant intervention to launching adolescents into adulthood, case studies will demonstrate the developmental patterns, treatment challenges and modifications in treatment. The student will learn about the historical […]

GPSA536 Comparative Psychotherapy II: Theories of Counseling and Psychoanalysis (CERT, MAP, MAMHC, MA)

Tuesday, 4:50 – 7:10pm GPSA536 Comparative Psychotherapies II: / Hess (Main) This course surveys major theoretical schools of counseling and psychoanalysis and how to apply their underlying premises in practice. Students will learn about the contributions of these fields to form a broad understanding of clinical techniques from forming the therapeutic relationship, developing a case […]

GPSA555A Proposal Writing: Professional Ethics & the Certificate Capstone Project Seminar (Certificate)

Thursday, 7:10 – 9:30pm GPSA555A Research Seminar – Proposal Writing / Lazar (205D) In this course, students will learn how to develop a proposal for the capstone project in the Certificate program.  Students will prepare a narrative of the case dynamics which describes the course of treatment and presents a question about some aspect of […]