Bethel Seminary

San Diego - MFT

MF559

MF559: Psychological Assessment in MFT

This course will familiarize students with the psychometric characteristics and limitations of both projective and standardized psychological, marital, and family assessment tools.

Students will learn how to administer and score various instruments, interpret assessment data, and write clinical reports that will assist in diagnosis and treatment of individuals, couples, and families in therapy. The legal and ethical issues involved in the use of assessment measures, especially in diverse populations, will be discussed.

Students are encouraged to use their own profiles to identify opportunities for continuing spiritual, personal, and relational growth. Prerequisite: MF504. San Diego only. Four hours.