Foundations in Psychodaynamic Theory
College: Trinity College
Instructor 1: Hewitt, Marsha A.
Graduate degree students enrol in TRP6523HF
Course Code: 
TRP3523HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
9101
Online: 
Yes
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Online – Synchronous
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 2020
Fall 2019
Start Time: 
14:00
End Time: 
16:00
Hours per Week: 
2
Schedule: 
Tue
Minimum: 
5
Maximum: 
13
Additional Notes: 
This course was previously taught under the title "Foundations in the Psychology of Counselling"
Teaching Method: 
Lectures