PSY 418 Counseling Psychology
3 Semester Units
Counseling Psychology addresses the history of counseling and the theory behind its practice, explores the multicultural, ethical, and legal environments in which counselors operate, and examines the variety of skills today’s counselors are expected to utilize.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Identify historical and contemporary figures in counseling.
- Evaluate the educational, registration, and certification requirements of the various professions in counseling.
- Examine behavioral, cognitive–behavioral, systemic, and brief theories of counseling.
- Discuss the great diversity of roles within the profession of counseling.
- Assess pressing future issues for the profession of counseling.
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