Sep 23, 2019  
Graduate Catalog 2010-2011 
    
Graduate Catalog 2010-2011 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

COUN 593 - Child and Adolescent Problems and Treatment

3 hours
Emphasizes the etiology, symptomatology, assessment, and treatment of psychological problems that children and adolescents present in clinical mental health agencies. The matrix of factors (i.e., constitutional, environmental, cultural) that may lead to the derailment of children’s/adolescents’ progressive maturational trajectory is considered. Interview techniques, therapeutic approaches, and community prevention programs that provide an environment responsive to the needs of children/adolescents with various clinical disorders are included.