Course Descriptions

Mental Health Counseling

MHC 6502
Tools, Techniques, and Strategies of Counseling
3 credits

This course teaches the principles of helping relationships, essential interviewing and counseling skills, and general intervention strategies relevant to the provision of culturally responsive clinical mental health counseling services. Emphasis is placed on skills and strategies that promote psychological resilience, enhance motivation, and assist clients in the prevention, management, and/or remediation of various issues including crises, developmental transitions, and ongoing dysfunctional behaviors

Prerequisite(s): MHC 6401 and MHC 6501