A major in Counseling focuses on an in-depth understanding of human psychology in order to engage in applied work in various settings.
This course introduces some basic issues central to the helping relationship. It offers:  an orientation to such topics as developmental perspective, self-image, experienced needs, perception of reality, etc., and how these relate to the counselor in a helping relationship;  an overview of current psychotherapies both on a theoretical and practical level;  an understanding of the psychological processes which contribute to a style of effective communication; and  an examination of the background, status, and future of the counseling field.
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