Document Type



Spring 2016

Course Description

This course exposes students to the theory and practice of working with clients who present with sexual concerns, substance abuse and/or addiction, and crisis issues. This course facilitates knowledge, awareness and skill development as it relates to student growth and development in preparation to work with client concerns in these sensitive topic areas. Students practice application of counseling theories in a laboratory setting with simulated situations. A strong emphasis is placed on the ethical standards of the counseling profession and on multicultural issues. Prerequisites: CE 601 - Foundations of Counseling, completion of or concurrent registration in CE 658 – Microskills, CE 660 Counseling Theories, and permission of instructor. In general, students are not eligible for enrollment in 660 until they have successfully completed approximately 15 semester credits in the CE department and have satisfied all relevant course prerequisites. Students should consult with their faculty adviser and refer to the detailed enrollment procedures in the CE Program Handbook.

Course Number

CE 653


Counselor Education-Graduate Studies


Mary Fawcett

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