2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Personality Theories and Counseling Techniques

Summer quarter

Faculty: Kelly Brown

Fields of Study: health and psychology

Summer: CRN (Credit) Level 40096 (8) Full Session; 40097 (4) First Session; 40162 (4) Second Session  

Credits: 4, 8(Su)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Day


Students will develop an understanding of the major theories of personality and the counseling techniques that are used in treatment. During the first half of the program, students will explore ideas which look at what accounts for individual differences among people, why people might act in the ways in which they do, and why they might change. In the second half, students will learn counseling skills and techniques. Students will be able to apply their knowledge of various theories and techniques to case examples and other real-life scenarios. Students may attend either the first half, the second half, or both.

Maximum Enrollment: 25

Advertised Schedule: 1-5p Wed/Thu at Tacoma

Preparatory for studies or careers in: psychology, social work

Campus Location: Tacoma

Online Learning: Enhanced Online Learning

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