Walsh University Graduate Catalog 2012-2013
BSC 560 Introduction to Counseling and the Counseling Profession 3 sem. hrs.
Orientation to the counseling profession through an examination of the history and philosophy of the counseling profession; professional roles of counselors; professional counseling organizations; and legal, ethical and professional issues in professional counseling. Introduction to stages and strategies in the counseling process. Development of attending skills and case conceptualization abilities. Includes an intensive laboratory focused on developing interviewing skills and mastering counseling procedures. This is a foundational course. It must be taken within the first 2 semesters following admission.
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