HSER 352

Family Counseling

4 Undergraduate credits
Effective August 1, 1998 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This course explores the dynamics and processes of family interactions and counseling from the viewpoint of a family counselor. Some of the major theories of family counseling are discussed, with particular emphasis on the theories of Virginia Satir. Evaluation is based in part on a final conference with the instructor. This course is designed for students seeking self-understanding, as well as for students pursuing careers in the human services.

Learning outcomes

General

  • The development of more empathy for oneself and members of one's family.
  • The ethical standards for the delivery of family counseling services.
  • The knowledge of family interaction patterns which are enhancing for family members.
  • The knowledge, skills, and attitudes related to being a family counselor.

Summer 2020

Section Title Instructor
01 Family Counseling Garrido Santos, Jennifer Marie Books Course details

Fall 2020

Section Title Instructor
01 Family Counseling Garrido Santos, Jennifer Marie Books Course details