UT Dallas 2021 Undergraduate Catalog

PSY4378 - Advanced Conflict Resolution: Family Mediation

PSY 4378 Advanced Conflict Resolution: Family Mediation (3 semester credit hours) Advanced course covers the mediation of complex disputes using the joint session as well as caucus methods. Collaborative and transformative modes of mediation are introduced. Course topics include family law, family dynamics, child development, family violence, practice considerations, and skill sets required for successful family mediation. Role plays involving topics such as child custody, support, spousal maintenance and property division, are conducted. Prerequisite or Corequisite: PSY 4377. (3-0) Y