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Post-degree Certificate Program - Summer 2014 Course Offering

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

PDC Program Summer 2014 Weekly Course Schedule






PSI 492 / PSI 498 Medical Family Therapy Intensive
June 9th-June 13th , 2014
Instructors: S. McDaniel & P. leRoux
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    PSI 486 Supervision Course (30 hrs)

2:00-5:00 pm

P. leRoux


PSI 487
Supervision Refresher Course (5 hrs)

Friday, August 8, 2014
9:30 am-3:00 pm

Instructor: P. leRoux

Summer 2014 Course Listing for Post-degree Certificate Program

* Prerequisites must be met and registrations must be approved by the course Instructor. For more information on a specific course please fill out our pre-registration form. Post-degree courses are offered in conjunction with courses in the masters program. Post-degree certificate program of study is determined by a review of the required credentials of each trainee before entering the program. Please see How to Apply for more information.

Program Tuition

The academic fees of the Family Therapy Training Program do not include University of Rochester tuition, which are as follows:

  • Non-Matriculated: $1,394.00 (per credit hour)
  • Audit: $ 170.00 (per credit hour) - REQUIRES INSTRUCTOR PERMISSION

**Example: Course Fee, + [Tuition X credit hours] = Total Cost

Registration and More Information

  • All matriculated and non-matriculated students in programs must register by the deadlines specified in the academic calendar.

For more information on a course, or to have registration materials sent to you, please complete our pre-registration form, or contact:

Post Degree Certificate Summer 2014 Course Descriptions

Group Therapy Group Supervision
PSI 459 - CRN 81958 (2.0 credit hours)

Course Fee: $1500/semester plus University of Rochester tuition

This course is available to group clinicians who are currently leading treatment groups. Participants present case and videotaped material of groups they facilitate in their practice. Group therapy is a unique medium for therapy, and specialized supervision and training related to group process is a requirement for certification. The course instructor is a Certified Group Psychotherapist, and class hours can be credited toward the 75-hour group supervision requirement of the National Registry of Certified Group Psychotherapists.

Instructor: Hope Quallo
Date: Mondays, starting May 2014
Time: 12:00-1:30 pm
Location: Strong Ties

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Advanced Training in Group Psychotherapy Supervision
PSI 469 - CRN 81960 (2.0 credit hours)

Course Fee: $1500/semester plus University of Rochester tuition

This course is available to senior clinicians who have met the requirements for group therapy certification and who are currently engaged in facilitating group supervision or clinical treatment groups.  This course requires case presentation and participants will be required to participate in a supervision group experience.  Participants are provided with an experiential opportunity to explore and integrate differences through learning about parallel processes in the supervisor, supervise, and patient group.

Instructor: Sherrie Smith , LCSW, CGP
Date: Thursdays, starting May 2014
Time: 11:00 am-12:30 pm
Location: Room 4-9231

Supervision Course
PSI 486 / CRN 81992 / 3.0 credit hrs

The 30 hour course is for individuals seeking the AAMFT Approved supervisor designation. Participants will become familiar with supervision literature, theories, techniques and skills.
Course Fee: Standard UR Tuition fees apply:
Pieter le Roux D. Litt. et Phil.
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics and
Director, Family Therapy Training Program
Date / Time: Wednesdays, 2:00 - 5:00 pm
May 28
June 4, 18, 25
July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
August 1 (Friday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm) Bartlett Room (1-9043)
August 6 (regular time & location)

Location: Rivas Room (1-9031)

Note: No class on 5/21 & 6/11.

Supervision Refresher Course
PSI 487 / CRN 82004 / 0.0 credit hrs/semester
(Registration deadline July 30, 2014)

The 5 hour refresher course is designed for AAMFT Supervisors who seek renewal of their supervisor designation. It is an interactive and intensive five hour course for experienced supervisors. The course content is geared towards current developments in supervision. Participants will receive a certificate of completion.
Fee: $225.00 (Lunch provided)

Faculty: Pieter le Roux, D. Litt. et Phil., LMFT, Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry
When: August 8, 2014, 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Bartlett Room (1-9043)
More information

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

Dates: June 9 – 13, 2014
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Helen Wood Hall - 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.
Co-Directors: Susan H. McDaniel, Ph.D. / Pieter le Roux, D. Litt. et Phil.

  • 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 ($1,394 x 3.0 credits = $4,182)
    - (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

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

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

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