Group Therapy

New School for Social Research: Psychology

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Group Therapy

Summer 2021

Taught By: Erica Gardner-Schuster

Section: A

CRN: 2580

Credits: 3

This course provides an overview of theoretical concepts and practical issues related to group psychotherapy. The course covers therapist issues, client selection criteria, client and group preparation, group structuring, group processes, evidence-based group practice, multicultural competence, and basic therapeutic techniques. Students will acquire basic skills in leading group psychotherapy sessions and dealing with difficult situations through experiential exercises. The purpose is to introduce students to concepts of group dynamics and development as well as the practical aspects of leading a group. Discussion of structured and unstructured groups as well as group settings and purposes will be included. The course will include both a didactic as well as an experiential.

College: New School for Social Research (GF)

Department: Psychology (GPSY)

Campus: Online (DL)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 13

Add/Drop Deadline: June 11, 2021 (Friday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: July 23, 2021 (Friday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 2:17pm 10/26/2021 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday, Wednesday

Times: 8:00pm - 9:50pm

Building: Online Course

Date Range: 6/7/2021 - 7/28/2021