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PSY 2218 Principles of Counseling

An introduction to professional issues in counseling with emphasis on the development of basic interviewing and counseling skills, a survey of classic and contemporary theories and techniques of the counseling process, and a comparison of various theoretical approaches.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: Psychology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: PSY 1100 


  • Compare and contrast different modalities, concepts, and theories of counseling.
  • Integrate theoretical and experiential learning to develop a personal counseling style.
  • Examine one's counseling qualities that support or hinder therapeutic attempts.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3