PS5127 Professional Orientation, Ethical and Law Proseminar

This course explores the ethical and legal issues relevant to the practice of counseling and psychology including confidentiality, ethical competence, privilege and multiple relationships. Ethical issues concerning private practice, licensing, certification and forensics are covered. Principles of ethical decision making are given specific attention. This course provides students with a broad overview of mental health and is intended to serve as an orientation to professional practice. Entry into the counseling profession with application to counseling practicum is also emphasized, as are online representation and informed consent.




Admission into Master of Arts in counseling psychology program