PSY-380 Treatment Planning

This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of empirically based treatments of psychological disorders with a special emphasis on addiction. The course will emphasize the importance of how to construct a treatment plan, explore the different types of treatment plans, the importance of a treatment plans for psychotherapy, and emphasize why treatment plans are an essential part of the standard of care for clients. Students will also acquire a basic understanding of the application of a multi-axial system of diagnosis. Prerequisites: PSY 101, PSY 372.