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Program of Study

This course sequence applies to students entering the clinical PhD program as of academic year 2013-14. Students who entered in previous years may not be able to follow this sequence exactly.

FIRST YEAR

Course Name

No.

Credits

Assigned Faculty

Fall

Data Analysis in Psychology I

610

3

Goldstein

Principles of Psychotherapy

OR

Neuroanatomy and Behavior (Neuropsych only)

721

 

530

3

 

3

Forman

 

Schultheis

Teaching and Consultation: Part I

560

1

Schwartz

Cognitive Neurosciencea

812

3

Mirman

 

Winter

Data Analysis in Psychology II

710

3

Goldstein

Psychopathology of Adults

520

3

Geller

Psychological & Intellectual Assessment

522

3

Gallo

 

Spring

Teaching and Consultation: Part II

560

1

Schwartz

Data Analysis in Psychology III

711

3

Goldstein

Theories of Interventionb

OR

Neuropsychological Assessment (Neuropsych only)

722

 

542

3

 

3

C. Nezu

 

Gallo

Research Methods I

510

3

A. Nezu

 

SECOND YEAR

Course Name

No.

Credits

Assigned Faculty

Fall

Clinical Case Conceptualizationc

515

3

C. Nezu

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

820

3

Herbert

Practicum Seminar

--

2

Daly

Advanced Elective *Choose from list below*

--

3

--

 

Winter

Professional Issues and Ethics

524

3

Bersoff

Teaching and Consultation: Part III

560

1

Schwartz

Master’s Thesis Psych

898

3

Schultheis

Advanced Elective *Choose from list below*

OR

Neuro Case Analysis & Integration (Neuropsych only)

--

 

642

3

 

3

--

 

Sacchetti

 

Spring

Multicultural Perspectives in Psychology

550

3

Schultheis

Master’s Thesis Psych

898

3

Schultheis

Advanced Elective *Choose from list below*

--

3

--

 

THIRD YEAR

Course Name

No.

Credits

Assigned Faculty

Fall

Biological Basis of Behaviord

630

3

DeMatteo

Master’s Thesis Psych

898

3

Schultheis

Advanced Elective *Choose from list below*

--

3

--

 

Winter

Personality Assessment

620

3

C. Nezu

Master’s Thesis Psych

898

3

Schultheis

Advanced Elective *Choose from list below*

--

3

--

 

Spring

Developmental Psychology

516

3

Daly

Master’s Thesis Psych

898

3

Schultheis

Advanced Elective *Choose from list below*

--

3

--

 

FOURTH YEAR

Course Name

No.

Credits

Assigned Faculty

Fall

Social Psychology

518

3

Ward

PhD Dissertation Psych

998

6

Schultheis

 

Winter

History and Systems

712

3

Herbert

PhD Dissertation Psych

998

6

Schultheis

 

Spring

PhD Dissertation Psych

998

6

Schultheis

Advanced Elective *Choose from list below*

--

3

--

 

Key:

a = not required if you have completed Cognitive Psychology
b = not required if you have completed Principles of Psychotherapy
c = not required if you have completed Behavioral Assessment II
d = not required if you have completed Psychopharmacology
H = course meets Health Concentration requirement
C = course meets CBT concentration requirement
N = course meets Neuropsych concentration requirement
F = course meets Forensic concentration requirement
ACBS = course is required for ACBS PhD program; Is an elective in clinical PhD program
Neuropsych only = course is required for Neuropsychology concentration students; Is an elective for others

Advanced Electives – Fall Term

Course Name

No.

Credits

Assigned Faculty

Neuroanatomy and Behavior (N)

530

3

Schultheis

Multilevel Regression

865

3

Mirman

Pediatric Psychology (H)

822

3

Daly

Forensic Assessment (F)

649

3

Heilbrun

Behavioral Stress Management (H, C)

827

3

A. Nezu

Cognitive Psychology (ACBS)

512

3

Kounios

Evidence-based Psychotherapy (H)

815

1

C. Nezu

 

Advanced Electives – Winter Term

Course Name

No.

Credits

Assigned Faculty

Neuroimaging and Physiology of Behavior (N)

865

3

Osipowicz

Advanced CBT (C)

840

3

Forman

Grant Writing

865

3

Lowe

Evidence-based Psychotherapy (H)

815

1

C. Nezu

Substance Use

823

3

Rubenstein

Neuropsych Case Analysis & Integration (N)

642

3

Sacchetti

Judgment and Decision-Making (ACBS)

865

3

Sims

Programming for Behavioral Scientists

TBA

3

Mirman

Advanced Electives – Spring Term

Course Name

No.

Credits

Assigned Faculty

Neuropsychological Assessment (N)

542

3

Gallo

Advanced Topics in Health Psychology (H)

830

3

Geller

Weight and Eating Disorders (H,C)

828

3

Butryn

Evidence-based Psychotherapy (H)

815

1

C. Nezu

Family Therapy (C)

821

3

Daly

Psych of Human-Computer Interaction (ACBS)

612

3

Hewett

Learning and Memory (ACBS)

865

3

Sims

Problem-Solving and Creativity (ACBS)

614

3

Kounios