PY 687: Professional Seminar in Counseling II

Synonym:

66472 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Kimberley Burden

Credits:

3

Seats:

6

Semester:

Spring 2010

Meeting Schedule:

Tuesdays 1/19 - 5/4 (12:45PM-3:15PM)

Description:

Restricted to DMT II students. Take with PY 695A Internship (Section A)

This is a continuation of Professional Seminar in Counseling I for DMT II students. This course provides an overview of the current contexts of mental health practice. Selected topics will include: role of the mental health counselor in contemporary practice settings, multicultural issues, standards of ethical practice, and theories and practices of consultation. Students will have an opportunity to integrate their current internship experiences with their theoretical learning and to develop skills in peer supervision and consultation. Students will be supported in their transition to mental health professionals through in-depth exploration of self-in-role.