COUN 877 - Practicum: Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Practicum is a clinical experience that focuses on the counseling student's skill development in working with children and youth to enhance their own healthy adjustment and decision-making. Therefore, this course is designed to provide the students with actual experience in a counseling setting to provide an orientation to the variety of responsibilities of counselors and to further develop and refine their skills. Further, the intent of the course is to expose students to a variety of clients and client problems and to give them counseling experience of moderate length (4-8 sessions). In addition, students will be given the opportunity to test their own theoretical point of view in an actual counseling setting.

Credit hours: 3

Eligibility: Graduate Standing
Last updated: 05/23/2022