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PSYC 560 Friday Forum Topics

The Friday Forum series, which the Metropolitan State University Psychology Department cosponsors with the Minnesota Psychological Association, is being offered for academic credit by Metro State. Each forum is on a topic of current professional importance in the field of psychology. Descriptions and dates of offerings are published in the Class Schedule and Catalyst. Note: At least 12 credits in psychology, human services, or social work prior to registration.

Special information

Prerequisite: Graduate Standing. Note: At least 12 credits in psychology, human services, or social work prior to registration. Grading is Pass/No Credit only. MPA fee is $15.
0-2 Graduate credit

Effective August 1, 1998 to present

Learning outcomes

Spring 2021

Section Title Instructor
21 Friday Forum: Black Male Suicide: Assessment and Intervention Stasson, Mark F Books Course details
22 Friday Forum Topics Spielmans, Glen I Books Course details
23 Phenotypic Differences in Girls and Women with Autism Spectrum Disorder Cook, Carmen R Books Course details
24 Determining Decisional Capacity:Navigating the Gray in World of Black/White Kleyman, Kerry S Books Course details
25 Friday Forum: Clinical Issues in Adoption Through the Lifespan Rydell, Susan T Books Course details

Summer 2021

Section Title Instructor
21 Friday Forum: PTSD, Complex PTSD, and Borderline Personality Disorder Halvorson, Kimberly M Books Course details
22 Identifying/Addressing Therapist Burnout, Compassion Fatigue/Moral Injury Halvorson, Kimberly M Books Course details
23 Friday Forum: Adapting CBT to Optimize Care for Diverse Patients Blaxton, Jessica Books Course details
24 Friday Forum: Mental Health Education and Diabetes Blaxton, Jessica Books Course details
25 Friday Forum: Adapting CBT to Optimize Care for Diverse Patients Blaxton, Jessica Books Course details

Fall 2021

Section Title Instructor
21 Friday Forum: Talking with Children About Race and Other Social Identities Frankard, Heidi Lin Malloy Books Course details
22 Friday Forum: Risk Management and Vulnerabilities: Yours, Mine, Ours Rydell, Susan T Books Course details
23 Friday Forum: Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Irritable Bowel Syndrome Smallen, David Books Course details
24 Friday Forum: The Addicted Brain Blaxton, Jessica Books Course details
25 Friday Forum Topics Staff, Staff Books Course details