Course: EPC 659B. Practicum in Counseling (3)
Prerequisites: EPC 659A; Admission to a CSUN master’s degree program in Counseling. Supervised applications of counseling skills in classroom and fieldwork settings, including peer counseling and community counseling sessions. Topics include crisis management and safety planning with suicidal or homicidal clients, child/elder abuse, domestic violence and self-injury, as well as introducing clients to counseling, professional documentation, case management and community referrals. Students must complete a minimum of 40 hours of direct services with clients.