PSY 341 Counseling Theories

3 credits, Fall and Spring

Examines the major counseling theories. This course presents each theory’s history, key assumptions, core concepts, goals, procedures and techniques, and empirical status. The course also examines multicultural issues associated with these counseling theories. Finally, the course asks students to compare and contrast these theories and to analyze which counseling theory best provides them with a "home orientation." Restricted to psychology majors.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in PSY 230, PSY 260, and PSY 340