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CPSY 101. Applying Psychology

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Applications of psychological principles to self and society as used in specialty areas. Overview of personal growth issues.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer
Goal Area: GOAL AREA 5: HISTORY AND THE SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES


CPSY 102. Applying Psychology Lab

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: (Same as CEEP 102) Exploration of personal growth and adjustment and application of processes for promoting personal change.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


CPSY 125. Career Planning Seminar

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Consideration of careers in light of students' interests and values.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


CPSY 135. Developing Effective Relationships with Children

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Behavioral techniques in working with children.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


CPSY 235. Addictive Behaviors

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Acquisition, maintenance, and treatment of addictive behaviors from a psychological and biological perspective. Alcoholism and other drug addiction, eating disorders, compulsive gambling, workaholism, dependent relationships, and sexual addiction.
Prerequisites: CPSY 101
Semester Offered: DEMAND


CPSY 262. Human Growth and Development

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: A life-span approach to growth and development; physical, intellectual, emotional, and social phases as related to total growth.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer
Goal Area: GOAL AREA 5: HISTORY AND THE SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES


CPSY 280. Brain and Behavior

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Description: Structure of the brain and nervous system and how the brain impacts behavior. Emphasis on applications to learning, behavior, addiction, and mental health.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


CPSY 323. Introduction to Counseling Theory and Practice

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Client-centered, family systems, psychoanalytic, and cognitive-behavioral counseling approaches. Role of values, culture, ethnicity, and gender in helping relationships.
Semester Offered: Spring


CPSY 324. Introduction to Counseling Theory and Practice Lab

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Basic concepts that apply to the helping professions. The helping skills necessary to work with individuals and families.
Prerequisites: CEEP 101 or CPSY 101
Corequisites: CPSY 323
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


CPSY 325. Helping Skills

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Principles and theories of individual interviewing and group processes. Knowledge of clients and human service situations through observation, role playing and coached clients.
Prerequisites: CPSY 323
Semester Offered: Fall


CPSY 326. Field Work

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Special arrangement with supervising professor, department chairperson, and field supervisor.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


CPSY 327. Group Process and Practice

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Group dynamics including management and facilitation of groups in psychological settings.
Prerequisites: CPSY 325
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


CPSY 330. Principles of Behavior

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: An introduction to behavior principles with emphasis on the experimental and applied analysis of behavior.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
Goal Area: GOAL AREA 5: HISTORY AND THE SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES


CPSY 331. Hypnosis and Related Psychological Phenomenon

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Hypnotic and related psychological phenomena: peak experiences, psychedelic experiences, transcendental experiences, mystical experiences, etc.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


CPSY 361. Introduction to Educational Psychology

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Psychological theories, principles, and research applied to the educational settings, including measurement, standardized tests, instrument construction, and evaluation and assessment of student learning.
Prerequisites: CPSY 262
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


CPSY 362. Educational Measurement and Test Construction

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: (Same as CEEP) Principles of measurement, interpretation of standardized tests, construction of teacher-made achievement tests, evaluating and grading outcomes of learning.
Prerequisites: EDR 262
Semester Offered: DEMAND


CPSY 376. Research Methods in Community Psychology

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Description: Read, understand, and critically evaluate research in Community Psychology. Analyze research methodologies.
Prerequisites: STAT 219
Semester Offered: DEMAND


CPSY 384. Cultural Competence in Human Services (Diversity/RIS)

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: (Same as CEEP) The nature, extent, and causes of individual and group differences; the methodological problems of measuring human differences.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
Goal Area: GOAL AREA 7: RACIAL AND ETHNIC DIVERSITY IN THE U.S.


CPSY 402. Professional Issues in Addiction

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Screening, assessment, treatment planning, case management, crisis intervention, client and community education, professional and ethical responsibilities in addictions treatment. Graduate level project required.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


CPSY 404. Adult Children of Alcoholic and Other Dysfunctional Families

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Adults from dysfunctional families of origin, especially alcoholic; assessment and treatment; healthy adult and family system functioning vs. unhealthy patterns.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


CPSY 419. Professional and Scientific Ethics in Psychology

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Ethical standards for psychologists as set by national and state associations, organizations, agencies, courts, and legislative bodies. Enrollment is limited to seniors and to others by permission of instructor.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


CPSY 428. Psychodynamics of the Family Relationships

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: (Same as CEEP) Psychological interrelationship during developmental stages of life and role of the community psychologist. Focus on family as a system, the family life cycle and the dynamics of family relationships. Provides solid foundation for individual decisions in partner selection, interactions in committed relationships, and parenting.
Semester Offered: Spring


CPSY 430. Seminar

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: (Same as CEEP 430) Selected topic in psychology. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 credits.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


CPSY 432. Instrumentation: Laboratory Equipment

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Psychological laboratory equipment including electromechanical and solid-state control, interface, environmental, and data-recording devices.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


CPSY 433. Applied Behavior Analysis I

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Behavior analysis in applied settings. Design, implementation, and evaluation of behavior analysis procedures.
Prerequisites: CPSY 330
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring






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