2021-2022 Graduate Academic Catalog

GCOUN 6201 Issues and Standards in Professional Counseling

Examination of the professional identity, roles and functions of licensed mental health counselors and licensed school counselors, with emphasis on legal and ethical standards. Ethical conceptualization, analysis, and decision making are presented. The ethical codes of the American Counseling Association, the American Mental Health Counselors Association, and the American School Counselors Association are addressed. The history of applied psychology and Mental Health Counseling field are presented. Licensure, and regulatory practices are discussed.




GCOUN 6200 or by permission of the division's assistant director of advising and student services.