May 17, 2022  
Graduate Academic Catalog 2020 - 2021 
Graduate Academic Catalog 2020 - 2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

COUN 736 - Counseling Children

Credits 2
Introduces theories and techniques of counseling children and adolescents as well as assessment and treatment of child and adolescent mental disorders. A number of modalities will be reviewed, with an emphasis on using play therapy from an ecosystemic orientation, how the interaction of early relationships and brain development shape a person’s internal representation, and empirically supported child treatment techniques. Wellness and recovery, spiritual issues, counseling contexts in the church and community counseling will be addressed.
Take COUN-721, COUN-726, COUN-728 (Required, Previous).
Corequisite: COUN 736L