2019-2020 Graduate Academic Catalog

GCOUP 8010 Doctoral Seminar: Transformative Education I

Part 1 of a yearlong course examining theories and practices of transformative learning in institutions relevant to professional career goals (community mental health, K-12 schools, higher education). It will explore learning across multiple intersecting dimensions that affect the well-being of individuals, families, and groups. Emphasis will be placed on the manifestations and prevention of inter-generational trauma and social stratification (e.g., discrimination, marginalization, violence, substance abuse, psychological dysfunction) and maturational processes that promote human flourishing.