Spring Term 2022

Dates: January 18, 2022 - May 14, 2022

Registration Period:  Nov. 1 - 19, 2021*
(*November 2 for students with less than 36 hours)

New Student Registration begins November 20, 2021 at midnight.

Regular classes are one day/night per week for 14 weeks except as noted. Weekend classes as listed below

Spring Term Syllabi

For Add/Drop/Withdrawal deadlines and policies, please review the Program Calendar

It is your responsibility to ensure that your enrollment is accurate and all University deadlines are met.

(Schedule is subject to change)

Course Title

Date and Time

Instructor

HDCN 6301 Counseling Theories
Mondays
9:00 am - 11:50 am
Mario De La Garza, Ph.D.
HDCN 6316 Family Therapy I: Intergenerational Models and Treatment Monday
9:00 am - 11:50 am
Denise Walker, Ph.D.
HDCN 6320 Life Span Development Monday
9:00 am - 11:50 am
Nicole Van Ness, Ph.D.
HDCN 6305 Advanced Clinical Methods for Individuals, Couples and Families
Pre-requisite: HDCN 6301, 6302, 6303 6316, & 6318
Mondays
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maggie Keeling, Ph.D.
HDCN 6395 Supervised Clinical Practicum Mondays
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Terra Wagner, Ph.D.
HDCN 6304 Counseling Diverse Communities Mondays 
1:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Farnoosh Nouri, Ph.D.
HDCN 6330 Psychopathology - Adult Mondays 
1:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Layla Scott, Ph.D.
HDCN 6301 Counseling Theories
Mondays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Mario De La Garza, Ph.D.
HDCN 6305 Advanced Clinical Methods for Individuals, Couples and Families
Pre-requisite: HDCN 6301, 6302, 6303 6316, & 6318
Mondays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Farnoosh Nouri, Ph.D.
HDCN 6331 Psychopathology - Child Mondays 
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Nicole Van Ness, Ph.D.
HDCN 6340 Assessment
Pre-requisite: HDCN 6349 Research Design & Statistics
Mondays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Greta Davis, Ph.D.
HDCN 6349 Research Design and Statistics
Pre-requisite for those with no psych stats background:
HDCN 6339 Behavioral Science
Mondays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Stephen Robertson, Ph.D.
HDCN 6302 Basic Clinical Methods for Individuals, Couples and Families Tuesdays
9:30 am - 12:20 pm
Edita Ruzgyte, Ph.D.
HDCN 6398 Internship I Mandatory meetings every other Tuesday:
9:30 am - 12:30 pm 
Brandy Schumann, Ph.D.
HDCN 6399 Internship II Mandatory meetings every other Tuesday:
9:30 am - 12:30 pm 
Brandy Schumann, Ph.D.
HDCN 6321 Lifestyle and Career Development Tuesdays
9:30 am - 12:20 pm
Rozan Christian, Ph.D.
HDCN 6352 Psychology of Addiction
Tuesdays
9:30 am - 12:20 pm
Misty Solt, Ph.D.
HDCN 6301 Counseling Theories Tuesdays
1:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Katherine Pang, Ph.D.
HDCN 6395 Supervised Clinical Practicum Tuesdays
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Damion Davis, Ph.D.
HDCN 6303 Group Counseling
Pre-requisite: HDCN 6302 Basic Clinical Methods
Tuesdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Bret Menassa, Ph.D.
HDCN 6316 Family Therapy I: Intergenerational Models and Treatment Tuesdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Edita Ruzgyte, Ph.D.
HDCN 6318 Ethics I and Professional Orientation Tuesdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Tom Hartsell, J.D.
HDCN 6320 Life Span Development Tuesdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Farnoosh Nouri, Ph.D.
HDCN 6330 Psychopathology - Adult Tuesdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Heather Cawthon, Ph.D.
HDCN 6395 Supervised Clinical Practicum Tuesdays
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Damion Davis, Ph.D.
HDCN 6398 Internship I Mandatory meetings every other Tuesday
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tracy McClung, Ph.D.
HDCN 6399 Internship II Mandatory meetings every other Tuesday
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tracy McClung, Ph.D.
HDCN 6302 Basic Clinical Methods for Individuals, Couples and Families Wednesdays
9:00 am - 11:50 am
Mario De La Garza, Ph.D.
HDCN 6303 Group Counseling
Pre-requisite: HDCN 6302 Basic Clinical Methods
Wednesdays
9:00 am - 11:50 am
Misty Solt, Ph.D.
HDCN 6311 Couples Therapy Wednesdays
9:00 am - 11:50 am
Layla Scott, Ph.D.
HDCN 6318 Ethics I and Professional Orientation Wednesdays
9:00 am - 11:50 am
Tom Hartsell, J.D.
HDCN 6349 Research Design & Statistics
Pre-req. for those with no psych stats background:
HDCN 6339 Behavioral Science
Wednesdays
9:00 am - 11:50 am
Jodie Elder, Ph.D.
HDCN 6303 Group Counseling
Pre-requisite: HDCN 6302 Basic Clinical Methods
Wednesdays
1:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Misty Solt, Ph.D.
HDCN 6340 Assessment
Pre-requisite: HDCN 6349 Research Design & Statistics
Wednesdays
1:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Liz Ener, Ph.D.
HDCN 6301 Counseling Theories
Wednesdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Bret Menassa, Ph.D.
HDCN 6395 Supervised Clinical Practicum Wednesdays
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Terra Wagner, Ph.D.
HDCN 6302 Basic Clinical Methods for Individuals, Couples and Families Wednesdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Shelley Jackson, Ph.D.
HDCN 6319 Ethics II and Mental Health Wednesdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Tom Hartsell, J.D.
HDCN 6342 Cognitive Career & Assessments
Wednesdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Mario De La Garza, Ph.D.
HDCN 6352 Psychology of Addiction
Wednesdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Nichelle Chandler, Ph.D.
HDCN 6305 Advanced Clinical Methods for Individuals, Couples and Families
Pre-requisite: HDCN 6301, 6302, 6303 6316, & 6318 - CANCELLED
Thursdays 
9:30 am - 12:20 pm
CANCELLED
HDCN 6323 Pre/Adolescent Counseling: Play Therapy Thursdays
9:30 am - 12:20 pm
Brandy Schumann, Ph.D.
HDCN 6330 Psychopathology - Adult Thursdays
9:30 am - 12:20 pm
Layla Scott, Ph.D.
HDCN 6331 Psychopathology - Child Thursdays
9:30 am - 12:20 pm
Liz Ener, Ph.D.
HDCN 6320 Life Span Development Thursdays
1:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Farnoosh Nouri, Ph.D.
HDCN 6395 Supervised Clinical Practicum Thursdays
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Maggie Keeling, Ph.D.
HDCN 6302 Basic Clinical Methods for Individuals, Couples and Families Thursdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Shelley Jackson, Ph.D.
HDCN 6304 Counseling Diverse Communities Thursdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Mario De La Garza, Ph.D.
HDCN 6316 Family Therapy I: Intergenerational Models and Treatment Thursdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Denise Walker, Ph.D.
HDCN 6320 Life Span Development Thursdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Nichelle Chandler, Ph.D.
HDCN 6321 Lifestyle and Career Development Thursdays
6:30 pm - 9:20 pm
Jose Lopez, Ph.D.
HDCN 6302 Basic Clinical Methods for Individuals, Couples and Families Fridays 
9:00 am - 11:50 am
Bret Menassa, Ph.D.
HDCN 6349 Research Design & Statistics
Pre-req. for those with no psych stats background:
HDCN 6339 Behavioral Science
Fridays 
9:00 am - 11:50 am
Jodie Elder, Ph.D.
HDCN 6353 Treatment Management Fridays 
9:00 am - 11:50 am
Katie Chadwick, Ph.D.

WEEKEND COURSES
(See Program Calendar for Add/Drop/Withdrawal and Refund Policy)

HDCN 6314 Sexual Counseling Weekends**
2/25/-27 & 4/22-24
Edita Ruzgyte, Ph.D.
HDCN 6317 Family Therapy II: Contemporary Models and Treatment
Pre-requisite: HDCN 6316 Family Therapy I
Weekends:**
4/8-10 & 4/29-5/1
Maggie Jacome, Ph.D
HDCN 6318 Ethics I and Professional Orientation Weekends:**
1/28-30 & 3/4-6
Tom Hartsell, J.D.
HDCN 6319 Ethics II and Mental Health Weekends: **
2/4-6 & 3/11-13
Tom Hartsell, J.D.
HDCN 6321 Lifestyle and Career Development Weekends: **
2/18-20 & 4/22-24
Greta Davis, Ph.D.
HDCN 6339 Behavioral Science Weekends**
2/25/-27 & 3/25-27
Gay McAlister, Ph.D.
HDCN 6343 Child Counseling: Play Therapy Weekends:**
2/11-13 & 2/25-27
Misty Solt, Ph.D. 
HDCN 6347 Mindfulness Expressive Arts Therapy Weekends:**
3/4-6 & 4/1-3
Kathy Oden, Ph.D. 

**Fridays: 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm; Saturdays and Sundays: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm


Southern Methodist University (SMU) will not discriminate in any employment practice, education program, education activity, or admissions on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status. SMU's commitment to equal opportunity includes nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity and expression.