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PSYC538. Counseling, Consultation & Psychotherapy

This course is an introduction to major therapeutic similarities and differences between counseling, psychotherapy, and consultation. Theories of personality and the causes and severity of abnormal behavior will serve as frameworks for therapeutic intervention strategies. Particular emphasis will be placed on applying theory to professional practice in each of the three disciplines, as well as exploring the diverse responsibilities the counselor must demonstrate in each of these roles. 3 Credit hours