PsyD Curriculum Pattern

Fall 2013

YEAR ONE      
Fall      
PSYD 702 History and Systems of Psychology 2 units
PSYD 703 Culture and Mental Health 3 units
PSYD 704 Human Development 3 units
PSYD 710 Advanced Psychopathology I: Children and Adolescents 3 units
PSYD 705 Practicum 1A 1 unit
  Semester Total  12 units
Spring
   
PSYD 712 Research Design and Methodology 3 units
PSYD 713 Biological Psychology 2 units
PSYD 714 Community Psychology and Community and Mental Health 2 units
PSYD 711 Advanced Psychopathology II: Adults 3 units
PSYD 715 Practicum 1B 1 unit
  Semester Total  11 units
Summer   
   
PSYD 721 Statistics for the Social Sciences 3 units
PSYD 722 Professional Ethics, Law, and Standards 2 units
  Semester Total  5 units
YEAR TWO      
Fall      
PSYD 726 Cognitive and Affective Bases of Behavior 3 units
PSYD 728 Integrated Behavioral Health in Primary Care 3 units
PSYD 725 Evidence Based Practice I: Humanistic, Psychodynamic, Interpersonal Psychotherapy  3 units
PSYD xxx Personality Assessment 3 units
PSYD 729 Practicum 2A 1 unit
  Semester Total  13 units
Spring      
PSYD 730 Evidence Based Practice II: Behavioral and Cognitive Psychotherapy 3 units
PSYD 733 Sociocultural Bases of Behavior 3 units
PSYD 716 Intellectual Assessment 3 units
PSYD xxx Elective 2 units
PSYD 740 Practicum 2B 1 unit
  Semester Total  12 units
Summer        
PSYD 735 Evidence Base Practice III: Couples and Families 3 units
PSYD xxx Qualifying Exams 1 unit
  Semester Total  4 units
YEAR THREE      
Fall      
PSYD 745 Evidence Based Practice IV: Groups 3 units
PSYD xxx Neuropsychological Screening 2 units
PSYD xxx Professional Project: Proposal Development 1 unit
PSYD 750 Practicum 3A 2 units
  Semester Total  8 units
Spring      
PSYD xxx Consultation and Inter-professional Collaboration 3 units
PSYD xxx Elective 2 units
PSYD xxx Professional Project: Proposal Preparation and Defense 1 unit
PSYD 760 Practicum 3B 2 units
  Semester Total  8 units
Summer      
PSYD xxx Professional Project: Data Collection 1 unit
PSYD xxx Psychopharmacology 2 units
  Semester Total  3 units
YEAR FOUR      
Fall      
PSYD xxx Theory and Practice of Clinical Supervision 2 units
PSYD xxx Professional Project: Data Analysis and Writing 1 unit
PSYD 770 Practicum 4A 2 units
PSYD xxx TBD Required 2 units
  Semester Total  7 units
Spring      
PSYD xxx Assessment and Treatment of Substance Abuse and Dependence 2 units
PSYD xxx Professional Project: Presentation Preparation and Defense 1 unit
PSYD 780 Practicum 4B 2 units
PSYD xxx Elective 2 units
  Semester Total  7 units
Summer      
PSYD xxx Full-Time Clinical Internship at another Institution (starts July 1st or September 1st) units
    0 units
YEAR FIVE      
Fall      
PSYD xxx Full-Time Clinical Internship 1 unit
  Semester Total  1 unit
Spring      
PSYD xxx Full-Time Clinical Internship 1 unit
  Semester Total 1 unit
Summer      
PSYD xxx Full-Time Clinical Internship 0 units
  Semester Total 0 units
  MINIMUM TOTAL NUMBER OF UNITS 92 UNITS
ELECTIVE OPTIONS (2 units each)    
PSYD xxx Assessment of Children and Adolescents    
PSYD xxx Advanced Neuropsychological Assessment    
PSYD xxx Treatment with Forensic Populations    
PSYD xxx Child and Family Treatment    
PSYD xxx Indigenous Healing Practices    
PSYD xxx Gender, Sex, Sexuality and Health    
PSYD xxx Aging and Older Adults    
     

Course descriptions are available in the catalog.
*This is a sample curriculum pattern and is subject to change.