Course: EPC 665. Individual and Group Counseling of Children in the Schools (3)
Prerequisites: EPC 659A, EPC 659B. The course addresses individual and group counseling techniques to assist students with adjustment, social emotional functioning and mental health in the schools. Research and theory are aligned to best practices in wellness promotion, resiliency, crisis intervention and individual and group counseling. Application of developmental, diversity, and legal and ethical principles is stressed. Application of relevant research based theories and outcome based practice with children is emphasized.