Professional Counseling Orientation & Ethical Practice

A concluding seminar to help prepare the student for what to expect after degree completion, the course focuses on ethical and legal issues, relationships to professional organizations, and employment realities. Students develop awareness and skills in ethical decision-making through review of professional and ethical codes, relevant legal statutes, and case scenarios. Students also prepare written theoretical frameworks and resumes and do mock interviews to assist them with postgraduate employment and professional communication. American Dance Therapy Association registry and general licensure issues are also discussed. Prerequisite: CNSS790. Somatic Counseling Psychology students only.
Course Number: CNSS801
Units: 3.0