2018-2019 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog 
    
    Apr 08, 2020  
2018-2019 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HLC510: Cultural Awareness in Counseling

3 Credit(s)
This course explores a rich variety of issues in counseling that are important in understanding human intersectionality and assumptions of the dominant culture, persons of a race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, age or ability different from that of the counselor.  Consonant with the overall orientation of the program, students are invited to explore both the differences and commonalities versity among human experiences and common experiences that unite all peoples. Assumptions of the dominant culture are explored about healthy functioning individuals and families are examined in the light of the great cultural variety found throughout the world. This course asks students to examine their own lens through which they see others, especially when they are working in a counseling environment.
Co-requisite(s): It may be taken after or concurrently with HLC508 .