Introduces a variety of techniques used in group and individual counseling practices, emphasizing those relevant to addictions treatment. Explores cultural diversity, self-awareness in one's personal and professional life, and clients with disabilities. Discusses establishing a helping relationship with the client, professional responsibilities, adapting counseling strategies to individual characteristics of the client, and crisis management skills. Prerequisites: HSER 101 and HSER 102 or 200, with a grade of C- or better.
Course prerequisite: Take HSER101
Course prerequisite: Take HSER102
Course prerequisite: Take HSER200