Jun 09, 2023
CPS 509 - Professional Orientation & Ethics in Mental Health Counseling
Catalog Year 2009-2010
This course is intended to provide students with specific KNOWLEDGE
and skills for professional PRACTICE in the field of mental health
counseling. It is intended to provide an understanding of grant
writing, crisis intervention, and ethics relevant to professional
counselors when working in a human services agency or community
counseling centers. Students will have exposure to and/or
involvement in the following areas of learning: a. models of crisis
intervention, grant writing and ethical decision making (KNOWLEDGE
& PRACTICE); b. the history and philosophy of mental health
counseling (KNOWLEDGE); c. Grant writing (COLLABORATION); and d.
resolution of ethical dilemmas (SOCIAL JUSTICE).
PREREQ: graduate standing in CPS or a related field; or instructor permission.