Class Central is learner-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.

Seoul National University

Counseling and Psychotherapy Theory

Seoul National University via edX

This course may be unavailable.


Counseling and Psychotherapy Studies seeks to understand and clarify our mind’s pains, sufferings, and illnesses, and to explore and practice various coping methods.

"Counseling and Psychotherapy Theory " examines both traditional and modern theories of counseling theories through rich case illustrations. This course will provide an easy-to-understand overview of the process of positive behavioral change of human being.


  • Week 1: Psychological Pain, Suffering and Counseling
  • Week 2: Counseling and Human Change
  • Week 3: Psychodynamic Approach (1) Freud's Drive Theory
  • Week 4: Psychodynamic Approach (2) Object Relations/Attachment Theory
  • Week 5: Cognitive-Behavioral Approach (1) Behavioral Approach
  • Week 6: Cognitive-Behavioral Approach (2) Cognitive Approach
  • Week 7: Humanistic Approach
  • Week 8: Family/System Approach
  • Week 9: Integrating Different Counseling Approaches: Process-Based Intervention Model(PBIM) (by C.Kim)

Taught by

ChangDai Kim , HyunRyung Kim and JeeEun Karin Nam


5.0 rating, based on 2 Class Central reviews

Start your review of Counseling and Psychotherapy Theory

  • Good for human psychology health and their life .
    Psychological is to important part of life but people didn't understand the concept of psychology. They think like psychology is only for mental patient but no everyone want the psychology sessions counselling for happy and relaxing life .this course is perfect for study of counselling in psychology.
  • Anonymous
    The course is my favorite one. Psychotherapy along with counceling helps the person who suffers. very nice course. i want to learn it.

Never Stop Learning.

Get personalized course recommendations, track subjects and courses with reminders, and more.

Someone learning on their laptop while sitting on the floor.