MA in Counseling Psychology in Couples and Family Therapy

Curriculum Map

Eligible for LMHC and LMFT (dual concentration)
Full Time Option (2 years)

Year One: Fall Semester (14 credits)
COU CX510 - Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy (credits: 3)
COU FX510 - Introduction to Family Therapy (credits: 3)
COU PS635 - Professional Issues and Ethics (credits: 3)
COU CC523 - Psychology of Diversity and Difference (credits: 3)
COU CS500 - Practicum Seminar I: Helping Relationships I (credits: 2) 
COU FP519 - Practicum in Counseling Psychology I (credits: 0)

Year One: Spring Semester (14 credits)
COU PY522 - Adult Psychopathology (credits: 3)
COU PA530 - Psychological Appraisal and Assessment (credits: 3)
COU FX630 - Collaborative Therapy with Multi-Stressed Families (credits: 3)
COU SB515 - Substance Abuse Evaluation and Treatment (credits: 3)
COU CS501 - Practicum Seminar II: Helping Relationships II (credits: 2)
COU FP520 - Practicum in Counseling Psychology II (credits: 0)

Year One Total: 28 credits

Year Two: Summer Semester (9 credits)
COU GR501 - Group Counseling and Psychotherapy (credits: 3)
COU LS659 - Lifespan Development (credits: 3)
COU FX650 - Therapy with Couples (credits: 3)

Year Two: Fall Semester (12 credits)
COU RS510 - Research and Evaluation in Psychology (credits: 3)
Elective (credits: 1)
COU PY521 - Psychopathology of Childhood and Adolescence (credits: 3)
COU FX680 - Collaborative Consultation with Larger Systems (credits: 3)
COU CS610 - Internship Seminar I (credits: 2)
COU FP624 - Counseling Internship I (credits: 0)

Year Two: Spring Semester (11 credits)
COU PR624 - Capstone Project Seminar (credits: 3)
COU FX690 - The Role of Intimacy and Human Sexuality in the Family (credits: 3)
COU FX670 - The Contemporary Family (credits: 3)
COU CS611 - Internship Seminar II (credits: 2)
COU FP625 - Counseling Internship II (credits: 0)

Year Two Total: 32 credits
Program Total: 60 credits