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Masters of Science - Summer 2016 Course Offerings

Begins: May 16, 2016
Ends:   August 12, 2016

Summer 2016 Semester

Tuesdays         

 

Thursdays

PSI 562 Family Therapy Practice
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 
  PSI 572 Family Therapy Research
9:00 am - 11:45 pm
 

PSI 587/588 Clinical Lab
5:30-7:30 pm

(1st Yr Matriculated Students only)

 

PSI 566 Couples Therapy
12:15 - 3:00 pm

 

PSI 492 & PSI 498 Medical Family Therapy Intensive
June 13-17, 2016
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Summer 2016 Course Listing for Masters Program in Marriage and Family Therapy

Master Program Tuition

How much is tuition?  Rates for 2015-16*

  • Full Time Matriculated (2 years – 6 semesters):  Flat fee of $32,625 per year
  • Part time Matriculated:  $1133 per credit hour
  • Non-matriculated:  $1510 per credit hour
  • Audit: $176.00 (per credit hour)

*The rates for 2015-2016 will be available July 1, 2016 and are subject to increase each year.

*See Bursar's Office and Financial Aid Office for more information.

Registration and More Information

Summer 2016 course registration for all graduate students are due in the Offices for Graduate Education by April 25, 2016.
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 29th deadline.
  • Non-matriculated students & Post-graduate Students: for more information on a course or to have registration materials sent to you, please complete our Request 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 29, 2016
    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 2016 MS MFT Course Descriptions

Medical Family Therapy Intensive
PSI 492  / CRN 19383 / 3.0 credit hrs
PSI 498 / CRN 19400 / 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 13-17, 2015
Time: 9:00 am — 5:00 pm
Location: Saunders Research Building, Room 1-412
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 19383 / 3.0 credit hrs.
    Standard UR Tuition fees apply:
    - $1510/credit hr for Matriculated UR MS Students & Non-Matriculated Students ($1510 x 3.0 credits = $4530)
    - (no audit rate available)
  • If Course Credit is Not Required:
    Please register using PSI 498 / CRN 19400 / 0.0 credit hrs.
    A flat course fee of $TBA applies

For more Information on the MFTI click here

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Family Therapy Practice
PSI 562 / CRN 19411 / 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 presenting problems, including depression and anxiety; clinical documentation in the electronic health record; and how to transfer and terminate patients.

Instructor: Carol Podgorski, Ph.D. & Tziporah Rosenberg, Ph.D.
Tuesdays, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
May 17, 24, 31
June 7, 14, 21, 28
July 5, 12, 19, 26
August 2, 9
Location: Saunders Research Building - Room 1-406

Scheduled Clinical Lab:
Instructors: Carol Podgorski, Ph.D. & Tziporah Rosenberg, Ph.D.
Tuesdays, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
May 17, 24, 31
June 7, 14, 21, 28
July 5, 12, 19, 26
August 2, 9
Location: Romano Room (1-9041)

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Couples Therapy
PSI 566 CRN 19425 (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, 12:15 – 3:00 pm
May 19, 26
June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
July 7, 14, 21, 28
August 4, 11
Location: Saunders Research Building, Room 1-406

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Family Therapy Research
PSI 572 CRN 19433 (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 – 11:45 am
May 19, 26
June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
July 7, 14, 21, 28
July 28 - Poster Session, Room 1-9041 (Romano Room)
August 4, 11
Location: Saunders Research Building, Room 1-406

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Clinical Practicum: Full-time
PSI 587 / CRN 19539 (6.0 credit hours per semester)

Clinical Practicum: Part-time
PSI 588 / CRN 19542  (3.0 credit hours per semester)


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