SOWK 4730 Cognitive Behavioral Therapies (3 credits)

This course examines major cognitive behavioral therapies (CBT), suggesting methods focusing on clients’ problem-solving abilities, building on client strengths, targeting specific thought patterns that impede clients from reaching goals and assessing outcomes in terms of changes in thinking and behavior. Theory is applied to individuals, dyads, families and groups. Additionally, this course examines relevant research suggesting both indication and counter-indications of approaches.

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