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Phil/Thry Coun Psy


3.0 Credit, 3 Lecture, 0 Lab
Introduction to counseling psychology. Philosophical assumptions and theoretical perspectives. Integration of science and practice within a consistent philosophical framework.

Philosophical constructs

Strengthen understanding of philosophical constructs and their application to counseling psychology.

Integrated philosophy of science and practice

Develop an integrated philosophy of science and practice.


Become familiar with the history and philosophy of counseling psychology.

Metatheoretical approach

Learn and apply a metatheoretical approach to critically analyzing theories of personality and treatment.

Personal bias implications

Understand the implications of one’s philosophy and theory for multicultural issues in counseling.

Scholarly writing skills

Improve scholarly writing skills.

Academic presentation skills

Improve academic presentation skills.