Graduate Catalog 2018-2019

PSY 712 Social/Cultural Foundations of Counseling

3 hours; 3 credits. This course is intended to introduce multicultural counseling competencies and basic diversity issues in counseling. Competencies include counselor attitudes and beliefs, knowledge, and skills as they apply to the following areas: an awareness of one's own cultural values and biases, an awareness of client's worldview, and an awareness of culturally appropriate intervention strategies. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Master's in Mental Health Counseling Program.