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Graduate Academic Catalog 2020 - 2021 
Graduate Academic Catalog 2020 - 2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

COUN 793A - Practicum I

Credits 3
This course provides a supervised counseling experience with BBS-approved supervisor(s), group feedback, and evaluation. The practicum experience requires that the student apply classroom knowledge in interviewing, assessment, diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of individual and family dysfunction. Personal preparation, therapy, and self-reflection are emphasized. In addition to schedule course meeting times, students will spend a significant amount of time at off-campus agency placement sites, including time spent in agency-provided individual, triadic, and group supervision. Please see the current Practicum Manual for a specific breakdown of practicum hours. Students are expected to behave professionally and ethically and to comply with all site policies and procedures. Students will be responsible for obtaining all health clearances, vaccinations, background clearances, and malpractice insurance required by the off-campus agency to participate in this course. All clearances and insurance must be obtained at the student’s expense. This course meets BBS requirements for acquisition of pre-degree licensure hours.
COUN-734, COUN-736, COUN-740, COUN-747, COUN-747L, COUN-764, COUN-762 or COUN-736L (Required, Previous).