Jul 20, 2024  
2016-2017 General/Graduate Catalog - Expires August 2022 
    
2016-2017 General/Graduate Catalog - Expires August 2022 [Archived Catalog]

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COUN 661G - Principles and Practices of Guidance


This course serves as a foundation to the field of guidance and counseling and to guidance services as found in the public schools and other related settings. The history and trends of the modern school guidance and counseling movement and an examination of the challenges and situations the school counselor faces in the school setting are also covered. Skill development for curriculum development and teaching methods that emphasizes the effective delivery of a comprehensive guidance program encompassing cultural diversities and special needs are emphasized throughout. Role, function and identity of the school counselor are explored as are developmental approaches to assist students at points of educational and personal transition. Collaborative work and consultation with other school personnel such as teachers, administrators, school social workers, and nurses.

Prerequisite: Admission to the Counseling program.
Credits: 3
NOTE: The Counseling Course Fee applies to this course.



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