Counselor Education (CNED)

CNED 710. Counseling Techniques. 3 Credits.

Basic principles and techniques in the counseling process. Emphasis given to counseling techniques from several counseling orientations.

CNED 711. Counseling Theory. 3 Credits.

Study of various theories and philosophies of counseling and therapy.

CNED 712. Dynamics Of Self. 3 Credits.

Application of personality theory and the life stages to human behavior and the counseling process.

CNED 713. Assessment Techniques. 3 Credits.

Techniques and procedures of studying the individual and diagnostic process in identifying client issues. Prereq: CNED 710 and CNED 711 or instructor approval.

CNED 714. Career Counseling and Testing. 3 Credits.

Study of theories of career development and the use of career information and testing in career counseling. Prereq: Admission to program or instructor approval.

CNED 715. Professional Orientation and Ethics. 3 Credits.

Introduction to dealing with professional and ethical responsibilities and multicultural issues in the counseling field. Prereq: Admission to CNED program.

CNED 716. Social and Cultural Foundtions of Counseling. 3 Credits.

Issues and trends in counseling with multicultural and diverse populations within our society. Prereq: CNED 710, CNED 711.

CNED 720. Group Counseling. 3 Credits.

Study of group counseling principles appropriate to various counseling settings including schools, treatment centers, and agencies. Includes a group experience. Prereq: Admission to Counselor Education program.

CNED 723. Psychopathology and Diagnosis for Counselors. 3 Credits.

Psychopathology, abnormal psychology and the diagnosis of mental and emotional disorders will be studied. The diagnostic process and nomenclature, treatment, referral and prevention of mental and emotional disorders across the lifespan will be examined. Prereq: Admission to program or instructor approval.

CNED 728. Guidance Administration and Consulting. 3 Credits.

Role of administrators, counseling personnel, and teachers in the management of and consulting in K-12 counseling programs. Prereq: Admission to program or instructor approval.

CNED 729. Professional K-12 School Counseling. 3 Credits.

Overview of principles and functions of a K-12 school counseling program, and examination of K-12 school counseling issues and resources. Prereq: CNED 728.

CNED 730. Crisis and Trauma in Counseling Practice. 3 Credits.

Students study various forms of trauma, personal violence, crisis, and disasters Appropriate counseling strategies and interventions are emphasized. Prereq: CNED 710, CNED 711.

CNED 731. Counseling Children and Adolescents. 3 Credits.

Counseling with children and adolescents including specific counseling strategies; mental, physical, and emotional development issues related to counseling. Prereq: CNED 710, CNED 711.

CNED 732. Family Counseling. 3 Credits.

Principles and techniques of family counseling, study of family dynamics, family systems, and theories of family counseling. Prereq: CNED 710, CNED 711.

CNED 734. Dynamics of Addiction. 3 Credits.

Study of the theories and scope of addiction from both the personal and social viewpoints with consideration given to the impact on the family. Prereq: CNED 710, CNED 711.

CNED 735. Clinical Mental Health Counseling. 3 Credits.

Professional knowledge, skills, and practices necessary to address a wide variety of circumstances within the clinical mental health counseling context including prevention and basic intervention skills and professional advocacy.

CNED 790. Graduate Seminar. 1-3 Credits.

CNED 791. Temporary/Trial Topics. 1-5 Credits.

CNED 793. Individual Study/Tutorial. 1-5 Credits.

CNED 794. Practicum/Internship. 1-8 Credits.

CNED 795. Field Experience. 1-15 Credits.

CNED 796. Special Topics. 1-5 Credits.

CNED 797. Master's Paper. 1-3 Credits.

CNED 798. Master's Thesis. 1-10 Credits.

CNED 863. Advanced Clinical Assessment, Report Writing, & Treatment Planning. 3 Credits.

Advanced assessment procedures and abnormal psychology in clinical mental health settings are examined. Emphasis is on administering and interpreting assessments and integrating results into individualized reports including diagnoses, interventions, and treatment with measurable counseling outcomes. Prereq: CNED 713 and admission to the CNED doctoral or master's program.

CNED 867. Advanced Group Counseling. 3 Credits.

Theory and practice of group facilitation will be covered, building on the student's current expertise. Supervised practice in group work is included. Prereq: Admission to doctoral program or permission from instructor.

CNED 869. Instructional Theory and Practice in Counselor Education and Supervision. 3 Credits.

This course addresses theories pertaining to the practices of teaching and learning within the context of professional counseling. Students explore instructional models, educational techniques, and facilitate supervised learning experiences for master's level classes. Prereq: Admission to doctoral program and completion of master's program courses.

CNED 870. Counselor Supervision. 3 Credits.

Theory and practice of counselor supervision. Major schools of thought in counselor supervision will be examined, as well as the process of supervision and relationship between supervisor and supervisee. Prereq: Admission to doctoral program and completion of master's program courses.

CNED 871. Advanced Multicultural Practice in Counselor Education and Supervision. 3 Credits.

This course is designed for students to engage in the advanced study and practice of counseling with diverse populations A major focus is advocacy for minority, non-dominant and oppressed populations. Prereq: Admission to doctoral program and completion of master's program courses.

CNED 872. Advanced Counseling Theories. 3 Credits.

This course is designed for students to engage in the advanced study and practice of theory. Application of theory and models for case conceptualization and treatment of crisis and trauma are emphasized. Prereq: Admission to doctoral program and completion of master's program courses.

CNED 876. Qualitative Research and Program Evaluation. 3 Credits.

Major approaches for qualitative research in counselor education are examined. Theory and practice issues are included, as well as processes for data analysis. Models and methods of program evaluation are included. Prereq: Admission to doctoral program and completion of master's program courses.

CNED 879. Quantitative and Survey Research. 3 Credits.

In-depth analysis of theory, method and technique for conceptualizing and conducting quantitative research in counseling and counselor education will be examined. Survey design and methodology will be included. Prereq: Admission to doctoral program and completion of master's program courses.

CNED 880. Ethical and Legal Issues in Counselor Education and Supervision. 3 Credits.

This course is designed for students to engage in the advanced study of ethical and legal issues in counseling and in the practice of counselor education and supervision. Equivalent to EDUC 757. Prereq: Admission to doctoral program and completion of master's program courses.

CNED 887. Professional Issues: Professional Development, Consultation and Publishing. 3 Credits.

A seminar that addresses the following: needs of practitioners for professional development, both as consumers and providers; theory and practice of consultation; and, the process of developing, writing and submitting manuscripts for publication. Prereq: Admission to doctoral program and completion of master's program courses.

CNED 890. Graduate Seminar. 1-5 Credits.

CNED 893. Individual Study/Tutorial. 1-5 Credits.

CNED 894. Practicum/Internship. 1-8 Credits.

CNED 899. Doctoral Dissertation. 1-15 Credits.