ECPCE 808 - Child and Adolescent Counseling

Overview

Course Title

Child and Adolescent Counseling

Description

This course will focus on the methods, techniques and issues of counseling children and adolescents. General considerations of developmental stages, family dynamics, school environment and the therapeutic relationship will be discussed. The etiology and assessment of common childhood disorders and empirically supported treatment will be reviewed. Cognitive-behavioral, pharmacological, educational, and ecological interventions will be addressed as well as issues of prevention and community resources.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Graduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Requisites

009038

Course Schedule