Sep 19, 2021  
2018-2019 Academic Catalogue 
    
2018-2019 Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PS 318 - Introduction to Counseling and Psychotherapy


Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 3

An overview of the major concepts of contemporary therapeutic systems and an introduction to the elements of effective counseling and psychotherapy. Empirical evaluation of treatment outcomes is emphasized. Research, legal, and ethical issues are examined. Students will learn basic counseling and communication skills through lecture, demonstration, and experiential exercises. Prerequisite(s): PS 201  with a minimum grade of C.