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Ph.D. Program - Clinical Psychology

Curriculum

Currently, there are four (4) foundation courses, fifteen (15) core courses, and six (6) practicum (research & clinical) courses comprising the Clinical Program. Click here to view curriculum divided up by year.

Foundation Courses

Biological Foundations of Behavior

  • 527 Behavioral Neuroscience

History and Systems of Psychology

  • 565 History and Systems

Developmental Psychology

  • 511 Developmental Psychology

Social Aspects of Behavior

  • 550 Social Psychology

Core Courses

  • 515 Colloquium in Psychology — 1st yr Fa & Sp
  • 521 Analysis of Variance for Social Sciences — 1st yr Fa
  • 522 Multiple Regression for Social Sciences — 1st yr Sp
  • 570 Cognitive and Affective Bases of Behavior — 2nd yr  Sp
  • 577 Multicultural Counseling: Theory and Research — 2nd yr Sp
  • 580 Research Questions and Designs — 1st yr  Sp
  • 594 Psychological Assessment I — 1st yr Fa
  • 595 Psychological Assessment II — 1st yr Sp
  • 597 Developmental Psychopathology — 1st yr Sp
  • 598 Ethical Issues in Professional Psychology — 2nd yr Fa
  • 599 Clinical Psychopathology — 1st yr  Fa
  • 607 Seminar in Applied Psychometrics — 3rd yr  Fa
  • 645 Adv Prof Issues in Clinical Psych: Supervision & Career Dev — 3rd yr  Sp
  • 670 Psychotherapy I — 2nd yr Fa
  • 671 Psychotherapy II — 2nd yr Sp

Practicum Experiences

  1. 509 Research Practicum — 1st yr Fa & Sp
    Apprenticeship with faculty member
    509 Research Practicum — 2nd yr Fa & Sp
    Apprenticeship with faculty member

  2. 596 Lab in Psychological Assessment — 1st yr Fa
    Must be taken with 594
    596 Lab in Psychological Assessment — 1st yr Sp
    Must be taken with 595

  3. 673 Lab in Psychotherapy Psych Clinic — 2nd yr Fa, Sp & Su
    Must be taken when assigned Psychological Clinic cases during 2nd yr
    673 Lab in Psychotherapy Psych Clinic — 3rd yr Fa, Sp & Su
    Must be taken when assigned Psychological Clinic cases during 3rd yr

  4. 695 Field Placement in Clinical Psychology — 3rd yr Fa, Sp & Su
    Must be taken when assigned to External Placement
    695 Field Placement in Clinical Psychology — 4th yr Fa, Sp & Su
    Must be taken when assigned to External Placement

  5. 696 Advanced Psychology Clinic — 4th yr Fa, Sp & Su
    Must be taken when assigned Psychological Clinic cases during 4th yr

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