Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Positive Psychotherapy EPH 521 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi ÜMİT SAHRANÇ
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants

Res. Assist. Eda Biçener

Course Category
Course Objective

The aim of this course is to make students aware of the concept principles and techniques of Positive Psychotherapy. In addition, positive psychotherapy stages and skills to learn, to discuss cases.

Course Content

Principles and techniques of positive psychotherapy, view of human nature, role of therapist, case formulation; The impact of positive psychotherapy on intercultural, family and educational issues.

 

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Knows the development of positive psychotherapy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
2 Comprehends the perspective of positive psychotherapy to human nature and pathology. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
3 Explain the current concepts of positive psychotherapy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
4 Comprehend current positive therapy models related to positive psychotherapy Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
5 Explain the positive personality and self Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
6 Evaluate the effects of positive psychotherapy on the intercultural approach. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Development of Positive Psychotherapy Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
2 Basic Basis of Positive Psychotherapy Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
3 Positive Start Point (Hope Principle) Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
4 Balance Model Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
5 Five-Step Therapy Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
6 Nine Basic Thesis of Positive Psychotherapy Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
7 Principles and Techniques of Positive Psychology Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
8 The Perspective of Positive Psychotherapy to Human Nature Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
9 Case Formulation Based on Positive Psychotherapy Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
10 Basic and Current Positive Psychology Concepts Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
11 Positive Personality Traits and Positive Self Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
12 Positive Family Therapy Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
13 Positive Psychology and Intercultural Approach Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
14 Positive Psychology in Education Relevant sections will be read from the mentioned sources.
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources

Csikszentmihalyi, M. (2008). Flow: The psychology of optimal experience. New York: Harper Prennial.

Diener, E., & Biswas-Diener, R. (2008). Happiness: Unlocking the mysteries of psychological wealth. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.

Linley, P. A., & Joseph, S. (2004). Positive psychology in practice. New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons.

Peseschkian, N. (1997) Positive psychotherapy: Theory and practice of a new method. Berlin:Spring-Verlag.

Rashid, T., & Seligman, M. (2018). Positive psychotherapy. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 

Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 25
1. Ödev 25
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 5 80
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Quiz 1 5 5
Assignment 1 5 5
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 148
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.92
dersAKTSKredisi 6