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Spring 2015 Course Offerings

Begins: January 14, 2015
Ends:   April 29, 2015

Spring 2015 Course Listing for Post-Degree Certificate Program in Medical Family Therapy

 
  • Please see the Spring Course listing for the Masters Program for more Course Offerings available. Post-degree courses are offered in conjunction with courses in the MS Program in Family Therapy
  • Prerequisites must be met and registrations must be approved by the course Instructor. 

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Program Tuition

  • Non-Matriculated: $1,442.00 (per credit hour)
  • Audit: $176.00 (per credit hour)
  • Certain PDC courses have flat course fees, rather than per credit hr tuition fees. These courses will note the flat fee in the course descriptions.

Registration and More Information

  • Registration Deadline for the Spring Semester is January 4, 2015.
    Please submit all registration materials to the Training Program Secretary by December 19, 2014 to ensure we can process all registrations before the January 2nd deadline. Please note: Registrations received after this date are subject to a $150 late fee by the URMC Registrar.
  • Many courses, such as the externships, run over a two semester period, and students must register for both the fall and spring semesters separately.
  • For more information or to have registration materials sent to you, please complete our pre-registration form,
    or contact:
    • Diana R. Julian, Program Coordinator/Secretary
      University of Rochester
      Psychiatry Dept. / Box: F & M
      300 Crittenden Blvd.
      Rochester, NY 14642
      (585) 275-2532

 

Post Degree Certificate Spring 2015 Course Descriptions

Group Therapy from A-Z: Consultation on Successful Group Practice
PSI 423 - CRN 66959 (2.0 credit hours)
Course Fee: $1500/semester plus University of Rochester tuition

This course is open to group clinicians who are currently leading or plan to lead treatment groups with psychiatric patients. Participants are expected to present clinical case material on a regular basis. Topics that will be covered include how to start a group, designing the group contract and treatment goals, working through group developmental stages, and treatment resistances. The course instructor is a Certified Group Psychotherapist, and class hours can be credited toward the 75-hour group supervision/consultation requirement of the National Registry of Certified Group Psychotherapists.

Instructor: Sherrie Smith, LCSW, CGP
Dates: Tuesdays, January 2015
Time: 8:00-9:30 am
Location: Science Parkway

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Integrated Mind-Body Practice
PSI 426 / CRN 79843  / 3.0 credit hrs/semester
Instructor: William H. Watson, Ph.D.

The Integrated Mind-Body Practices course is designed to meet the learning needs of advanced trainees who are interested in the developing medical family therapy practice skills with particular focus on somatizing patients. The course focuses on the treatment of somatoform disorders within a small group and live supervision learning environment. Course materials and readings are integrated into a skills based approach that covers the essentials of UNDERSTANDING AND TREATING SOMATOFORM DISORDERS.

Wednesdays, 2:15-4:00 pm
January 14, 21, 28
February 4, **11, 25
March *4, 11, *18
April 1, *8, 15, 22
Location: SRB room 1-404 / *SRB room 1-406 / **Bartlett Room (1-9043)

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Group Therapy Group Supervision
PSI 459 - CRN 67115 (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, CGP
Dates: Mondays, 2:00 pm - January 2015
Location: Strong Ties

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Clinical Practicum: Full-time

PSI 587 / CRN 67329 / 6.0 credit hours per semester

Clinical Practicum: Part-time

PSI 588 / CRN 67330 3.0 credit hours per semester

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

More MFT Courses are available as listed on the MS Course Listings for Spring 2015.


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