Ph.D. Curriculum

Program of Study

The Ph.D. program will encompass a 66-hour curriculum as listed below:

Core Courses — 27 hours

CSL 7003Psychodynamic Psychotherapies

3

CSL 7004Cognitive Behavioral Therapies

3

CSL 7007Treating Addictions: A Family Dynamics Approach

3

CSL 7008Diagnosis and Treatment of Sexual Disorders

3

CSL 7009Advanced Multicultural Counseling

3

CSL 7010Issues of Integration: Christian Ideology in a Professional World

3

CSL 7020Special Topics in Counseling

3

CSL 7104Specialized Systemic Family Therapy

3

CSL 7151Psychological Testing for Counselors

3

Teaching and Supervision — 6 hours

CSL 7201Supervision Models

3

CSL 7251Technology and Teaching Strategies in Counselor Education

3

Cognates — 6 hours

MFC/T cognate

CSL 7101Preventative Approaches: Premarital Therapy and Enrichment Activities

3

CSL 7102Theories of Affect Regulation and Attachment (Affective Therapy)

3

or

Counseling cognate

CSL 7152Professional Challenges for Counselors

3

CSL 7153Psychopharmacological Issues in Counseling Settings

3

Internship — 6 hours

CSL 7360Doctoral Internship I

2

CSL 7361Doctoral Internship II

2

CSL 7362Doctoral Internship III

2

Research/Dissertation — 21 hours

CSL 7030Qualitative Research and Program Evaluation

3

CSL 7301Doctoral Research Methodology

3

CSL 7300/PSY 7300Dissertation Proposal Development I

3

CSL 7305Dissertation Proposal Development II

3

CSL 7302/PSY 7302Statistical Analysis in Clinical Practice

3

CSL 7303/PSY 7303Dissertation Research

6

Total Credit Hours: 66