Curriculum

PsyD Curriculum 2019

 


Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology Curriculum


Biological, Methodological, and General Psychology Requirements (25 hours)
701         Psychometric Theory and Assessment (3 hours)
702         Lifespan Developmental Psychology (3 hours)
703         Biological Bases of Behavior (3 hours)
710         Cognition and Affective Processes (3 hours)
711         Social Psychology and Social Neuroscience (3 hours)
712         Research Design (3 hours)
714         Statistical Methods (3 hours)
715         Advanced Statistical Methods (3 hours)
812         Seminar in History and Systems of Psychology (1 hour)

Ethics, Professional Values, and Cultural Diversity Requirements (7 hours)
716         Professional Values (1 hour)
717         Ethics and Professional Issues (3 hours)
718         Individual and Cultural Diversity (3 hours)

Assessment Requirements (21 hours)
708         Psychopharmacology (3 hours)
721         Psychopathology (4 hours)
731         Personality Assessment (4 hours)
732         Cognitive Assessment (4 hours)
833         Neuropsychological Assessment (3 hours)
865         Child Psychopathology (3 hours)

Intervention Requirements (14 hours)
733         Clinical Interviewing (4 hours)
743         Evidence-Based Assessment and Therapy I (4 hours)
745         Evidence-Based Assessment and Therapy II (3 hours)
874         Child and Family Behavior Therapy (3 hours)

Consultation, Supervision, and Health Psychology (14 hours)
704          Integrated Primary Healthcare (3 hours)
726          Health Psychology (3 hours)
835          Psycho-oncology (3 hours)
861          Health Psychology II (3 hours)
960          Consultation and Supervision I (2 hours)

Practicum and Internship Requirements (12 hours)
871         Practicum I (1 hour, taken for at least 6 credit hours) 
993         Internship (6 hours, taken over the course of one year)

Dissertation (7 hours)
971         Clinical Dissertation (taken for at least 7 credits)*

Electives (3 hours)
880         Special Topics (1-3 hours)