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PSY5115 Theories of MFT Practice I

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This course serves as the beginning of a survey of historical and empirical foundations of therapeutic theories.  Individually-oriented and family systems epistemologies are compared in their historical contexts.  Theories I covers psychodynamically-based approaches with individuals, couples, and families.  The course also introduces communication theory, cybernetics, and early systems approaches.  This course is the first in the three-quarter sequence with PSY 5156 and 5157.

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