PSYCH 017 - Introduction to Counseling Theories (Individual, Group & Family) - Units 3

Prerequisites: PSYCH-001 Introduction to Psychology with a grade of "C" or better.

This course is designed to stress basic skills for effective one-on-one, group and family counseling in a variety of settings including human service programs, substance abuse programs, mental health and private agencies through discussion and simulated counseling situations. The course will cover a variety of theories including motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioral therapy, REBT, Reality therapy, and Family systems. A look at the continuum of care from prevention to continuing care (Cradle to Grave) will also be discussed.