PSY3100 Principles of Rehabilitation Counseling

Course Overview

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor
Credit Hours: 3 Credits
Instructor: Dr. Amanda Graham

Course Description:

This course will examine etiology, symptoms, prognosis, treatment, and recovery of mental illness as well as the etiology, prognosis, and treatment of disabilities in rehabilitation counseling. Students will learn evidence-based practices for Rehabilitation Counseling as well as content areas that include life span and development as well as both the family and counselors role in treatment.

How This Course Benefits Students:

This course will relate to students who want to serve in the capacity of assisting clients in need of rehabilitation services in various populations while including family members into treatment.

Why This Course Is Important:

In todays world, we are seeing an increase in injury, crime, and addictions among other stressors. This course is important to the University as it will assist students in learning practices and procedures as well as state and federal laws and regulations needed to provide proper care to clients in need with rehabilitation. Students will also learn evidence base practices to apply to the treatment of their clients and their families.