Courses

Program Requirements 

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)

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
01/25/2021 W 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
IOP529-A
Hess, Lauren Krista
06/28/2021 Th 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM TBA
IOP529-B
STAFF, STAFF
06/28/2021 Th 4:00 PM - 8:00 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
Cain, Matthew D.
06/28/2021 - 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.
05/11/2021 T 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM Health Science Campus
KIN546-A
Gillum, Trevor L.
05/11/2021 T 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Health Science Campus
KIN546-B
Gillum, Trevor L.
05/10/2021 - Online

PSY500 Diversity Issues in Counsel Psy

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

PSY500-D
STAFF, STAFF
05/03/2021 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY500-A
Stokes, H. Bruce
05/03/2021 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY500-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/03/2021 W 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY500-C
STAFF, STAFF
05/03/2021 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)

PSY525 MFT Counseling Techniques

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

PSY525-A
Lee, Jong_Cheon
01/25/2021 W 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY525-D
Hess, Lauren Krista
01/25/2021 Th 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM CBU Virtual SYNC

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.
01/25/2021 Th 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY530-A
Knabb, Joshua J.
01/25/2021 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY530-B
Deulen, Angela A.
01/25/2021 M 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY530-D
Mauldin, Kristin N.
01/25/2021 Th 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC

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
Park, John C.
01/25/2021 T 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY535-C
Lee, Jong_Cheon
01/25/2021 M 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY535-D
Costello, Jennifer R.
01/25/2021 W 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY535-B
Park, John C.
01/25/2021 T 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
PSY535-E
Thompson, Rowana Ilona
01/25/2021 W 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC

PSY560 Professional Ethics and Law

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

PSY560-E
STAFF, STAFF
05/03/2021 T 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM TBA
PSY560-D
STAFF, STAFF
05/03/2021 T 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM TBA
PSY560-C
STAFF, STAFF
05/03/2021 M 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY560-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/03/2021 M 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM TBA
PSY560-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/03/2021 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)

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.
01/25/2021 M 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC

SPP595 Spec Topics: Sport and Perf Psy

An in-depth seminar on a selected topic within Sport and Performance Psychology. This course may be repeated with a change in topic. (1-3 units; As offered)

 

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)

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
01/25/2021 T 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
SPP560-A
Soto, Mario
01/25/2021 M 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
SPP560-C
Garrett, Edward D.
01/25/2021 Th 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
SPP560-D
Garrett, Edward D.
01/25/2021 Th 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM CBU Virtual SYNC

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
05/10/2021 Th 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM TBA
SPP580-B
Garrett, Edward D.
05/10/2021 Th 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM TBA
SPP580-C
Soto, Mario
05/10/2021 T 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM TBA
SPP580-D
Garrett, Edward D.
05/10/2021 Th 12:15 PM - 1:15 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)

 

*Note: This course listing reflects the 2021-2022 catalog. For the 2020-2021 course listing, please see this page.