Expands the development of counseling skills needed to function effectively in a helping relationship. Emphasizes skills in responding, personalizing, summarizing and initiating. Clarifies personal skill strengths, deficits and goals for skill improvement. Develops plans for achieving personal and program goals. Lecture 3 hours per week.
GENERAL COURSE PURPOSE
B. To introduce and train students in the initiative helping skills.
C. To enable students to explore themselves and their interpersonal relationships.
Successful completion of Basic Counseling Skills I, and English, reading and writing
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
B. Set personal and client goals and detail the plans for achieving these goals
C. To discuss ones future career in counseling
B. The initiative core conditions
D. Internalizing and externalizing by the client
E. Additive empathy
F. Identification of client affect and themes
G. Tape recording a counseling session
B. Selected skills from some of the major therapeutic models