Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: CSL                                     Course Number: 342                                    
Course Title: Introduction to Counseling Psychology
Subject: Counseling
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Provides a theoretical survey of the field of counseling. Major emphasis is on such topics as ethical considerations, the intake interview, counselor roles and client roles, goals of counseling, referrals and liaisons in community, vocational counseling, tests and instruments used in the counseling process, academic counseling, and research on the counseling process. Differences between counseling and psychotherapy are discussed.

Prerequisite: ENG 102 and PSY 242 and PSY 243.
  • Field trips to various counseling centers are arranged.

  • This course is crosslisted as:   PSY 342
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: