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GPSA699 Advanced Cases in Modern Psychoanalysis II-3cr | THURSDAY | 9:30-11:50am | Semel (Main) | (All Programs)

GPSA699 Advanced Cases in Modern Psychoanalysis II-3cr |THURSDAY | 9:30-11:50am | Semel (Main) | (All Programs) Through continuing case presentation students will apply theory to practice. This course is open to all students and may serve as an elective for most programs. After reviewing the initial stages of treatment with the narcissistic individual and the […]

GPSA559-562 Directed Research | (MAMHC/MAP)

GPSA559-562 Directed Research .5-3.0cr TBA GPSA559-562 Directed Research -Day/time to be arranged w/instructor The student enrolls in Directed Research to seek more support on the MA research project. 3-12 Hours is spent throughout the semester with time distributed between meeting individually with a faculty member and faculty reading the paper. Students remain in Directed Research […]

GPSA555B Research Seminar – Proposal Writing–3cr | THURSDAY | 7:10-9:30pm | Proposal Writing/ Lazar (Room 205D) | (Cert)

GPSA555B Research Seminar – Proposal Writing–3cr | | THURSDAY | 7:10-9:30pm | Proposal Writing/ Lazar (Room 205D) In this course, students will write about a single case and 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 […]

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 […]