Courses

Program Requirements (39 units)

Core Courses

FPY510 Biological Bases of Behavior

This course examines the biological bases of behavior and learning through the lifespan, including the fundamentals of neuroanatomy, brain development, neuropsychology, neurophysiology, neurochemistry, psychopharmacology and temperament. (3 units; Fall)

FPY510-B
Aguilar, Jenny Elizabeth Ann
09/03/2019 Th 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM James Complex 192
FPY510-A
Aguilar, Jenny Elizabeth Ann
09/03/2019 Th 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM James Complex 192

IOP529 Social Psychology

The course exposes students to advanced concepts of human thought and behavior in groups. Concepts such as social cognition, attitudes and persuasion, leadership, social influence, interpersonal perception, attraction, altruism, and group dynamics may be covered in this course. Students will apply these theoretical concepts through research and practice. (3 units; Spring)

IOP529-A
Fuller, Joshua Auren_K
01/13/2020 W 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM TBA
IOP529-A
STAFF, STAFF
06/29/2020 Th 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM TBA

KIN526 Musculoskeletal Exercise Intrven

This course examines the use of resistance and strength training in exercise programs. Topics include treatment of selected neuromuscular, orthopedic, and musculoskeletal diseases and dysfunction, as well as improvement of performance through musculoskeletal exercise. (3 units; Fall)

KIN526-A
Coburn, Jared W.
09/03/2019 M 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Health Science Campus A016

KIN546 Sports Nutrition

This course provides a foundation in the science of exercise nutrition and bioenergetics. These foundational principles will be used in constructing sound nutritional recommendations as they apply to human physical activity and sports medicine. Current research concerning pharmacologic and nutritional ergogenic aids, disordered eating, fluid balance and thermoregulation, and body composition will be discussed. (3 units)

PSY500 Diversity Issues in Counsel Psy

Examination of the effects of therapeutic interventions on culturally distinct populations. (3 units; Summer)

PSY500-A
Stokes, H. Bruce
05/04/2020 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY500-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/04/2020 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY500-C
STAFF, STAFF
05/04/2020 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA

PSY510 Human Growth and Development

A study of the developmental cycle of the human organism from a cognitive, psychological, sociological, and moral perspective. Emphasis is placed on theories and research related to child development. (3 units; Fall)

PSY510-E
Hess, Lauren Krista
09/03/2019 T 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM James Complex 191
PSY510-C
Gaona, Lizbeth
09/03/2019 Th 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM James Complex 191
PSY510-A
Lindsey, Viola W
09/03/2019 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center B220
PSY510-D
Thomas, April L.
09/03/2019 M 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM James Complex 190
PSY510-B
Deulen, Angela A.
09/03/2019 W 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM James Complex 192

PSY525 MFT Counseling Techniques

Intervention techniques from a phenomenological, cognitive, behavioral and existential frame of reference. (3 units; Spring)

PSY525-D
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2020 Th 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
PSY525-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2020 W 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
PSY525-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2020 W 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
PSY525-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2020 Th 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
PSY525-E
Bergin, Aine
01/13/2020 T 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA

PSY530 Advanced Research Methodology

Theoretical and practical applications of research methods of psychotherapy. Prerequisite: BEH 383 Statistical Techniques in Behavioral Science or equivalent. (3 units; Spring)

PSY530-C
Deulen, Angela A.
01/13/2020 Th 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM James Complex 375
PSY530-A
Knabb, Joshua J.
01/13/2020 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
PSY530-B
Knabb, Joshua J.
01/13/2020 M 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA

PSY535 Advanced Psychopathology

Nature and causes of reactions to social, biological and psychological stress, maladaptive development, and faulty learning. Includes an in depth study of anxiety disorders, character personality, and the psychoses. (3 units; Spring)

PSY535-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2020 T 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA
PSY535-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2020 T 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
PSY535-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2020 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM TBA

PSY560 Professional Ethics and Law

An examination and explanation of current laws and ethical issues affecting psychotherapists. (3 units; Summer)

PSY560-D
STAFF, STAFF
05/04/2020 M 1:15 PM - 5:15 PM TBA
PSY560-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/04/2020 M 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY560-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/04/2020 M 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY560-C
STAFF, STAFF
05/04/2020 M 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA

SPP510 Adv Sport and Performance Psych

This course provides an in-depth application of psychological concepts to sport and performance. Emphasis is placed on issues of motivation, emotion, associative learning, imagery, spirituality and arousal regulation in regards to their influence on athletic performance and goal achievement. Included in this will be a discussion of the methodologies used to examine sport and performance psychology. This is a hands on course; students should expect to be involved in activities that require light to medium physical activity. (3 units; Fall)

SPP510-A
Mauldin, Kristin N.
09/03/2019 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM BUS 252

SPP520 Cognitive Bases of Behavior

This course provides an introduction into the structure and processes of the mind, focusing on topics including perception, attention, memory, and decision making. Students will examine the theoretical explanations of these constructs and examine implications of these theories in relation to thought, behavior, and the subjective experience. (3 units; Summer)

SPP520-A
Mauldin, Kristin N.
01/13/2020 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM James Complex 356
 

Practicum Requirements

SPP540 Sport and Performance Psy Prac I

This field practicum course is the first of three practicum courses created to provide students with an opportunity to apply concepts learned in the classroom in applied settings. In this first course, students will be paired with a mentor and begin preparing to provide services to clients. They may also begin working with clients. In addition, students will be required to participate in an organized sport, individual sport, or technique training. (1 unit; Fall)

SPP540-D
Garrett, Edward D.
09/03/2019 Th 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM James Complex 263
SPP540-B
Garrett, Edward D.
09/03/2019 Th 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM James Complex 263
SPP540-E
Hess, Lauren Krista
09/03/2019 Th 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM James Complex 263
SPP540-A
Soto, Mario
09/03/2019 M 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM James Complex 263
SPP540-C
Hess, Lauren Krista
09/03/2019 Th 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM James Complex 263

SPP560 Sport and Performnce Psy Prac II

This field practicum course is the second of three practicum courses created to provide students with an opportunity to apply concepts learned in the classroom in applied settings. In this second course, students will work with clients under their mentor’s guidance. Focus will be on providing continuous services for the clients. In addition, students will be required to participate in an organized sport, individual sport, or technique training. Prerequisite: SPP 540. (1 unit; Spring)

SPP560-A
Soto, Mario
01/13/2020 M 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA
SPP560-B
Hess, Lauren Krista
01/13/2020 T 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM TBA
SPP560-C
Garrett, Edward D.
01/13/2020 Th 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM TBA
SPP560-D
Hess, Lauren Krista
01/13/2020 T 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM TBA
SPP560-E
Garrett, Edward D.
01/13/2020 Th 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM TBA

SPP580 Sport and Perfrmnce Psy Prac III

This field practicum course is the last of three practicum courses created to provide students with an opportunity to apply concepts learned in the classroom in applied settings. In this third course, students will continue working with clients under their mentor’s guidance. Focus will be on continuing providing services for clients. In addition, students will be required to participate in an organized sport, individual sport, or technique training. Finally, students will be required to take and pass the Certification Exam in order to pass the course. Preprequisite: SPP 560. (1 unit; Summer)

SPP580-A
Hess, Lauren Krista
05/11/2020 Th 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM TBA
SPP580-B
Garrett, Edward D.
05/11/2020 Th 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM TBA
SPP580-C
Soto, Mario
05/11/2020 T 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM TBA
SPP580-D
Garrett, Edward D.
05/11/2020 Th 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM TBA
SPP580-E
Hess, Lauren Krista
05/11/2020 Th 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM TBA