2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
    Feb 02, 2023  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

FMTH 503 - History of MFT and Systems Theory


Credit Hours: 3
Presents the historical development of the MFT profession and introduces the pioneers of family therapy. Provides an introduction to the systemic and cybernetic paradigms and communication theory. Begins an exploration of how context and client diversity impact the therapeutic relationship. Includes a clinical exposure exercise that promotes an understanding of self-of-the-therapist issues that impact clinical practice.