AT 402 Group Therapy: Effective Strategies for Leading a Successful Group
Group therapy is an effective treatment with potential to help a wide variety of clients. The class will describe how to create a viable group by following ten group readiness steps. We will address meeting individual needs while also attending to the importance of the therapeutic properties of the group and stages of development. Students will practice skills to enhance group effectiveness and increase therapeutic outcome. Students will learn new ways to link group therapy approaches to clients’ learning styles. Pass/No Pass grading not available. Cross-listed as AT 502 for graduate credit and as AT 020 for continuing education. 1 cr.