Courses

Core Course Requirements

 

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-A
Aguilar, Jenny Elizabeth Ann
09/07/2021 Th 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center A110
FPY510-B
Aguilar, Jenny Elizabeth Ann
09/07/2021 Th 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center A110
FPY510-C
Mauldin, Kristin N.
09/07/2021 Th 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Building 36 36A2

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
01/10/2022 W 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM BUS 250

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.
09/07/2021 M 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Health Science Campus L240
KIN526-A
Cain, Matthew D.
05/09/2022 - Online

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)

KIN546-C
Gillum, Trevor L.
05/10/2022 M 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Health Science Campus
KIN546-A
Gillum, Trevor L.
05/11/2022 W 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Health Science Campus

PSY500 Diversity Issues in Counsel Psy

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

PSY500-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 W 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA ONLN
PSY500-E
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY500-D
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY500-C
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY500-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY500-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 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
09/07/2021 T 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Mission Hall 127
PSY510-C
MacCallum, Jessica
09/07/2021 Th 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM BUS 203
PSY510-D
White-Biggers, Gail Ann
09/07/2021 M 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Health Science Campus P280
PSY510-A
White-Biggers, Gail Ann
09/07/2021 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Health Science Campus M261
PSY510-B
Joyce, Naomi Aleen
09/07/2021 W 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Health Science Campus M261

PSY525 MFT Counseling Techniques

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

PSY525-A
Hess, Lauren Krista
01/10/2022 Th 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Building 36 36A2

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
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 Th 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Yeager Center B113
PSY530-E
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 Th 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Yeager Center B113
PSY530-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM BUS 106
PSY530-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 M 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM BUS 209
PSY530-D
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 T 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-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 T 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA
PSY535-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 T 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM James Complex 191
PSY535-E
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 W 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM James Complex 190
PSY535-D
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 W 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM BUS 106
PSY535-C
Donavan, Thomas E.
01/10/2022 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM Health Science Campus P280

PSY560 Professional Ethics and Law

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

PSY560-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 M 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM TBA ONLN
PSY560-D
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 T 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM TBA
PSY560-C
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 T 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY560-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 T 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY560-A
Donavan, Thomas E.
05/09/2022 T 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.
09/07/2021 M 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Mission Hall 126

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.
01/10/2022 M 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM Mission Hall 126

SPP596 Capstone

This course provides in-depth examination of the theories underlying sport and performance psychology and a comprehensive review of techniques used in sport and performance psychology consultation. Preparation for the Association of Applied Sport Psychology certification exam will be a primary focus of this course, as well as integrating the concepts learned throughout the SPP program. Finally, students will work towards building their own consultation business model. Prerequisite: SPP 580. (3 units; Fall)

Practicum Requirements

 

SPP540 Sport and Performance Psy Prac I

This course provides students with an opportunity to observe the application of concepts learned in the classroom. Students will be observing the practicum instructors and externs as they consult with athletes and/or non-sport performers and then discussing their observations in the classroom. Pass/Fail. Additional practicum fee. (1 unit; Fall)

SPP540-D
Garrett, Edward D.
09/07/2021 Th 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus L249
SPP540-A
Soto, Mario
09/07/2021 M 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM James Complex 104
SPP540-C
Hess, Lauren Krista
09/07/2021 T 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM James Complex 036

SPP560 Sport and Performnce Psy Prac II

This course provides students with an opportunity to apply concepts learned in the classroom in applied settings. Students will observe sport and performance consultations and begin their own work with clients under the guidance of mentors. Focus will be on learning sport psychology consultation techniques and presentation skills. Pass/Fail. Additional practicum fee. Prerequisite: SPP 540. (1 unit; Spring)

SPP560-B
Hess, Lauren Krista
01/10/2022 T 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM TBA
SPP560-A
Soto, Mario
01/10/2022 M 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM James Complex 104
SPP560-D
Garrett, Edward D.
01/10/2022 Th 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM TBA

SPP580 Sport and Perfrmnce Psy Prac III

This course provides students with an opportunity to apply concepts learned in the classroom in applied settings. Students will continue working with clients under the guidance of mentors. Focus will be on continuing providing continuous services for clients as well as beginning to build their own client base. In addition, focus will be placed on professional development and learning the basics of building a brand. Pass/Fail. Additional practicum fee. Prerequisite: SPP 560. (1 unit; Summer)

SPP580-A
Hess, Lauren Krista
05/09/2022 Th 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM TBA
SPP580-B
Garrett, Edward D.
05/09/2022 Th 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM TBA
SPP580-C
Soto, Mario
05/09/2022 T 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM TBA

SPP590 Sport and Perfrmnce Psy Prac IV

This course provides students with an opportunity to apply concepts learned in the classroom in applied settings. Students will continue working with clients under the guidance of mentors. Focus will be on continuing providing continuous services for clients, building their own client base, and mentoring the new SPP students. In addition, focus will be placed on professional development and learning to run their own business. Pass/Fail. Additional practicum fee. Prerequisite: SPP 580. (1 unit; Fall)