Lauren Braswell

Adjunct Professor
Office
JRC LL12
Phone
(651) 962-5044
Fax
651-962-5051
Mail
JRC LL56
2115 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Courses Taught:
    
General Psychology
     Positive Psychology
     Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy
     Psychopathology

 Academic Background: 
    
B.A. from Rice University in 1978
     Ph.D. from University of Minnesota in 1984

Interests:
     Dr. Braswell is a child clinical psychologist who has worked in hospital, school,
     and clinic settings.  Her research has focused on cognitive-behavioral treatments
     for children and school-based interventions for children with Attention Deficit-
     Hyperactivity Disorder.  She has conducted numerous workshops for parent and
     professional groups on these topics.

 

    

Fall 2014 Courses

Fall 2014 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
THEO 446 - 01 Theology & Psychology - T - R - - - 1330 - 1510 MCH 106
CRN: 42972 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Lauren Braswell, Thomas J. Bushlack This course will investigate the relationship between psychology and theological approaches to human existence. This course will address interfacing issues such as how the human person is varioulsy conceived, the relationship between human flourishing and spiritual development. There is an inherent, creative tension between the assumptions and methods of both disciplines, one typically seeking adjustment and individuation and the other seeking holiness and realizing the reign of God. Through lecture, critical reading, class discussion, and student research this course shall examine how both academic disciplines inform and challenge each other. Prerequisite: THEO 101 (or 102 and 103) and one 200-level or 300-level THEO course, and PHIL 115

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J-Term 2015 Courses

J-Term 2015 Courses
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Spring 2015 Courses

Spring 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
CPSY 633 - 01 Dev Psychopathology/Treatment M - - - - - - 1630 - 1900 MOH 346
CRN: 22337 Instructor: Lauren Braswell This course will expose the student to various models for understanding behavior disorders in childhood and adolescence, including DSM-IV diagnoses and terminology, and approaches to assessment, treatment planning, and interventions with an emphasis on review of the empirical literature pertaining to the treatment of specific psychopathological states in childhood and adolescence.

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PSYC 428 - 01 Counseling & Psychotherapy - - W - - - - 1730 - 2115 JRC LL01
CRN: 20349 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Lauren Braswell Theories and procedures of counseling and psychotherapy are discussed, including psychoanalysis, client-centered therapy, cognitive therapy, behavior therapy, and others. Prerequisites: PSYC 301 and three psychology courses or permission of the instructor

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