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MFT 624. Family Assessment

Credits: 3
Department: Counseling & Community Psychology
Description: Strengths and limitations of different assessment strategies with couples and families including assessments based on observation, therapist/rater, family report and interactional methods.
Semester Offered: Summer
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Demonstrate knowledge of several well-known self-report inventories used to assess family and couple dynamics. (SLO 5)
2. Identify ways to assess the appropriateness of paper-pencil inventories for clinical practice. (SLO 5)
3. Think critically about using assessment with diverse populations. (SLO 5)
4. Score and report on findings for various family and couple self-report inventories. (SLO 5)
5. Synthesize information from various assessment points to develop systemic hypotheses. (PO 1; SLO 5)

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