Clinical Psychology Master's Degree - Course Content

1.RESEARCH METHODS AND TECHNIQUES OF WRITING ARTICLES 

To understand the nature of science and scientific research, to win rational thinking skills; acquire the necessary knowledge and understanding to prepare a research project. The content of the research methods course, the stage consists of a scientific research and theoretical basis on which this research.

 2.PSYCHOTHERAPY THEORIES

Psychoanalytic, cognitive-behavioral and humanistic – existential theory and techniques of psychotherapy are discussed.

3.BEHAVIORAL  PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGICAL FOUNDATIONS

Biological and physiological basis of behavior that detailed examination is a fundamental lesson that processing of human anatomy and brain structure.

4.COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY AND CIS

The course introduces students to the history of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, theory, practice and aims to teach relevant skills.This course also examines  Bandura, Ellis and Beck Meichenba’s historical and theoretical foundations.

5.ADVANCED PSYCHOPATHOLOGY (CHILD-ADOLESCENT-ADULT)

At the undergraduate level will be built on the basis of psychopathology received the biological basis of psychopathology, disease and dynamics, as fictionalized case with shares, the main area is the main course.

 6.PSYCHOTHERAPIES TECHNIQUES

The client-advisor relationship that the discussion be evaluated through case studies, it was committed to meeting the basic principles on the practice theory is a fundamental lesson of the main field.

7.PSYCHOPATHOLOGY AND PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGICAL APPROACHES

Absorption of drug in the body, distribution, and excretion of degradation routes, drugs used in the treatment of physiological disorders, mechanisms of action, adverse effects are the contents of the course.

8.GROUP  PSYCHOTHERAPY  

This course aims at acquiring basic information about students with practical application of group psychotherapy. Create groups, patient selection, therapeutic factors in group therapy, group therapy ethical principles, are addressed to the dynamics of group therapy.

9. PSIKODIAGNOSTIK TESTS

Theoretical knowledge and application of the basic principles and the most commonly used psychological tests of intelligence and personality tests applied in clinical psychology is the content of the course.

10.THE SUPERVISION

The purpose; allowing students to see patients in the evaluation and implementation supervision of NP Istanbul Hospital consultants to gain experience. During the period 3 will be held one day a week for 3 hours.

11.NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS

Theoretical knowledge about the basic principles of neuropsychological tests applied in clinical psychology and the most frequently used tests and applications form the content of the course.

12.FAMILY  AND COUPLE THERAPY

Family Therapy aims to introduce the system used in family therapy approach of course is to improve students’ ability to identify problems within the family and their solutions.

13.TRAINING

Two weeks full-time, takes place in NP Istanbul hospital. Clinical internship in a hospital environment; students; Psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, nurse, occupational therapy and, where necessary Dietitian Specialist, means to be Neurology Specialist visits and attending team consisting of internal medicine specialists. These visits; Information provided by the specialist staff of the patient, condition assessment, case formulation and tools that will be used on the road will be monitored (testing, scale, etc.) will experience elements of such treatment. At the same time, group therapy in the recovery process will have the opportunity to influence the observation of the dynamics of the disease. It highlighted the scope of this practice; students to refresh the existing literature is intended to test and practice.