Apr 05, 2020  
Graduate Catalog 2019-2020 
Graduate Catalog 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

COUN 582 - Clinical Practicum I

1 hour
This course is designed as an experimental laboratory for the purpose of learning foundational counseling and interviewing skills. Students are expected to master the microskills approach to counseling and a basic structure of the counseling session that can be applied to many different theories of counseling. Students also learn to integrate ethics, multicultural issues, and positive psychology/wellness into counseling practice. Simulations, observations, role-play, video recordings, transcribed sessions, exercises, and pre- and post-evaluation of skills are an integral part of this course.
Prerequisite(s): COUN 524 COUN 537 , and COUN 556  (all three may be taken concurrently), or having obtained regular admission to the PMHNP program.