Academic Calendar - 2022

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2022

Family Studies and Human Development 2235


This course introduces students to the basics of counselling within the context of the study of Family Studies and Human Development. Students will learn about the history of the counselling professions, will gain an understanding of various approaches, skills, and work settings, and will consider the role of counselling among diverse populations, including adolescents, couples, and families. Topics include ethical and legal aspects, assessment, individual and group counselling, and research, use of technology, and multicultural issues having to do with counselling.

Prerequisite(s): Any Family Studies and Human Development 1000-level course or a former Family Studies 1000-level course or permission of the instructor.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: FAMLYSTU