| Psychology 360: Contemporary Psychotherapies
- 3 hours, 3 credits
- Prerequisites: Psychology 221, junior standing, and any of the following: Psychology 232, 317, 341 or 347
A review of the current status of psychotherapy by a comparison of the views
of personality and psychopathology implied by the psychoanalytic and behavioral
models. A diverse sample of current psychotherapies will be studied and compared.
These may included rational-emotive therapy, Japanese therapies and meditative
therapies, Milton Erickson's approach to short-term treatment (including use
of hypnotherapy), several forms of family therapy, behavioral medicine and
biofeedback, and some novel approaches such as ethnotherapy.
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