Foundations in Psychodaynamic Theory
College: Trinity College
Instructor 1: TBA
Basic degree students enrol in TRP3523HF
Course Code: 
TRP6523HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

Foundations in the psychodynamic understanding of human development, theory of change and the therapeutic
relationship, emphasizing the interpersonal, intersubjective and relational dynamics operative in the dyad. Focus on clinical
case studies where students examine multiple perspectives of effective communication/listening in therapeutic relationship.
Focus on both participants in the dyad and the multiple forms of communication both conscious and unconscious between
them. The nature of transference/countertransference dynamics are explored, including 'enactments' and how they
contribute to depend understanding of communicational complexities.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2018
Fall 2016
Start Time: 
11:00
End Time: 
13:00
Hours per Week: 
2
Schedule: 
Tue
Minimum: 
10
Maximum: 
20
Additional Notes: 
This course was previously taught under the title "Foundations in the Psychology of Counselling"
Teaching Method: 
Seminars
Means of Evaluation: 
Reflection Paper