2021-2022 Catalog

CPC 513 Brief Therapy Models

In this course, students are introduced to the history and the evolution of Brief Therapy and associated practices (for example, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Narrative Therapy etc.). Students will explore interviewing practices associated with brief therapies and assess readiness for change. Common factors inherent in all effective psychotherapies will be examined with an emphasis on case conceptualization and effective treatment planning.