Jul 24, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PSY 505 - Professional Ethics & Orientation and in Counseling

This course will provide an overview of the professional history, standards, and practices of the clinical professional counselor. Students will be able to recognize the ethical principles and legal issues related to the clinical role and to utilize this knowledge in their work with clients and colleagues. Students will become familiar with the American Counseling Association Code of Ethical Standards, the American Mental Health Counseling Association Code of Ethics and the various statutory requirements that impact professional credentialing and work with clients. Students will be supported in the development of becoming a mental health professional through the exploration of self-in-role, readings, case studies, and discussions on selected topics in mental health practice.

Prerequisites & Notes
 Baccalaureate degree

Credits: 3

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