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CEP 670 - Foundations of Family Counseling I

(3 units)
Examination of general systems theory applied to counseling multi-person client systems such as couples and families. Includes concepts, philosophical foundation, pragmatic implications for counseling.

Grading Basis: Graded
Units of Lecture: 3
Offered: Every Fall

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. provide written understanding of the basic concepts of family systems theory and models, including the second cybernetics, rules of congruence, simple binds and discontinuous change, first/second order change.
2. provide written understanding of the typologies of family structure, family paradigms, pathological triads.
3. provide written demonstration of knowledge and research skills focused on an area of family systems.
4. formally present findings of a research project to classmates and provide effective handouts.


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