Institute for the Family

Master of Science - Summer 2014 Course Offerings

Begins: May 19, 2014
Ends: August 8, 2014

Summer 2014 Semester

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
PSI 492 & PSI 498 Medical Family Therapy Intensive
June 9-13, 2014
Instructors: S. McDaniel & P. leRoux
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
 

PSI 562
Family Therapy Practice


Instructor: Carol Podgorski
2:00 - 5:00 pm
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PSI 587/588
Clinical Lab

Instructor: C. Podgorski
5:00-7:00 pm

(1st Yr Matriculated Students only)

 

PSI 572
Family Therapy Research

Instructor: Michelle Swanger-Gagne
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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PSI 566
Couples Therapy


Instructor: Jenny Speice
12:30 - 3:30 pm

 

Summer 2014 Course Listing for Masters Program in Marriage and Family Therapy

Master Program Tuition

  • Matriculated & Non-Matriculated: $1,394.00 (per credit hour)
  • Audit: $170.00 (per credit hour) Instructor's Permission Only

Example: Masters Course Matriculated Rate X Credit Hours = Total Fee.

Registration and More Information

Summer 2014 course registration for all graduate students are due in the Offices for Graduate Education by April 30, 2014.
PLEASE NOTE: Registrations received after this date may result in a $150 late charge to the student’s account.

  • Current matriculated MS students: will receive registration materials and information in your student mail box. Please submit all documents to Diana Julian by April 25th to ensure we can process and submit to GEPA by the April 30th deadline.
  • Non-matriculated students & Post-graduate Students: for more information on a course or to have registration materials sent to you, please complete our pre-registration form, or contact:
    Diana Julian, Program Coordinator
    University of Rochester
    Psychiatry Dept. / Box: F & M
    300 Crittenden Blvd.
    Rochester, NY 14642
    (585) 275-2532
  • Deadline for registration is April 30, 2014
    PLEASE NOTE: Registrations received after this date may result in a $150 late charge to the student’s account.

Please Note: Registration forms for any courses offered through Family Programs need to be submitted to the Training Program office at the above address. Please do NOT submit directly to Registrar, Bursar, or HR Offices. Thank you.

Summer 2014 MS MFT Course Descriptions

Medical Family Therapy Intensive
PSI 492 / CRN 82010 / 3.0 credit hrs
PSI 498 / CRN 82028 / 0.0 credit hrs

This week long intensive blends didactic and experiential methods to teach students how to work with families dealing with illness and how to collaborate with physicians from other health care professionals. The MFTI course is a 3 credit course with the University of Rochester and all students will get a certificate of completion upon successfully completing the course. There is not an option to audit this course.

Co-Directors: Susan H. McDaniel, Ph.D. / Pieter le Roux, D. Litt. et Phil.
Dates: June 9-13, 2014
Time: 9:00 am — 5:00 pm
Location: School of Nursing - Lorretta C. Ford Hall - Room 1W501
This week long intensive blends didactic and experiential methods to teach students how to work with families dealing with illness and how to collaborate with physicians from other health care professionals. The MFTI course is a 3 credit course with the University of Rochester and all students will get a certificate of completion upon successfully completing the course. There is not an option to audit this course.

  • To Receive Course Credit:
    Please register using PSI 492 / CRN 82010 / 3.0 credit hrs.
    Standard UR Tuition fees apply:
    - $1,394/credit hr for Matriculated UR MS Students & Non-Matriculated Students ($1394 x 3.0 credits = $4182)
    - (no audit rate available)
  • If Course Credit is Not Required:
    Please register using PSI 498 / CRN 82028 / 0.0 credit hrs.
    A flat course fee of $1500 applies

For more Information on the MFTI click here

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Family Therapy Practice
PSI 562 / CRN 82032 / 3.0 credit hours

This course prepares students for beginning clinical practice by increasing their practical knowledge, skills, and clinical judgment.  Throughout the semester students demonstrate competencies in: clinical practice administration including informed consent and how to communicate with patients outside of session; family therapy interventions across a number of common pesenting problems, including depression and anxiety; clinical documentation in the electronic health record; and how to transfer and terminate patients.

Instructor: Carol Podgorski, Ph.D.
Tuesdays, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
May *20, **27
June 3, 10, 17, 24
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
August 5
Location: Saunders Research Building - Room 1-402 / *Room 2-420 A&B / **Room 1-404
Please Note: There will aslo be a Clinical Lab on Tuesdays (5:00-7:00pm) as part of this course. Details will be posted in Blackboard.

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Couples Therapy
PSI 566 CRN 82049 (3.0 credit hours)

Couples Therapy will teach students couples therapy theory and technique using readings in the field and examination of videotape, role play experiences and other case material.

Instructor: Jenny Speice, PhD, LMFT
Thursdays, 12:30-3:30 pm
May 22, 29
June 5, 12, 19, 26
July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
August 7
Location: Saunders Research Building, Room 1-412

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Family Therapy Research
PSI 572 CRN 82055 (3.0 credit hours)

In Family Therapy Research students will be introduced to quantitative and qualitative methods in family therapy research and will learn to critically examine and utilize research findings in clinical practice.

Instructor: Michelle Swanger-Gagne, Ph.D.
Thursdays, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
May 22, 29
June 5, 12, 19, 26
July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
August 7
Location: Saunders Research Building, Room 1-402

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Masters Project
PSI 584 (3.0 credit hours per semester)

CRN #83272 Aubree Guiffre, Ph.D.
CRN #82061 Pieter le Roux, D. Litt. et Phil.
CRN #83296 Carol Podgorski, Ph.D.
CRN #83310 Tziporah Rosenberg, Ph.D.
CRN #83328 Jenny Speice, Ph.D.
CRN #83332 Michelle Swanger-Gagne, Ph.D.
CRN #83349 William H. Watson, Ph.D.

All master degree students subject to advisor’s approval will
complete a masters project which will be designed by the
student in conjunction with his/her advisor and the Director.
The focus of the project will be clinical, reflecting the student’s
cumulative theoretical and clinical learning.

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Clinical Practicum: Full-time
PSI 587 / CRN 82087/(0.0 credit hours per semester)

Clinical Practicum: Part-time
PSI 588 / CRN 82093 / (0.0 credit hours per semester)

  • Scheduled Clinical Practicum for 1st Year Students only:
    Instructors: Carol Podgorski, Ph.D.
    Tuesdays, 5:00 – 7:00 pm
    May 20, 27
    June 3, 10, 17, 24
    July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
    August 5
    Location: Romano Room (1-9041)

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