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CNSL 510 Ethical, Legal & Prof Issues in Cns

Credits: 3
  • Admission to MSC degree program or consent of program chair
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This is a graduate level course designed to explore ethical, legal, and professional issues in counseling, such as ethics codes, responsibility, competence, therapeutic boundaries, confidentiality, reporting abuse, and practicing in a managed care environment. Professional issues in the context of school and community mental health are also covered, as well as licensing, roles, policies, legislation, reimbursement, and the professional identity of counselors. Cultural diversity issues in counseling are also addressed.