Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

HSV-287 Counseling Theories and Techniques (3)

Provides further reinforcement and expands topics introduced in Basic Problem Solving. Includes goals of psychosocial rehabilitation, mental health disorders and their diagnosis, and categories and classification of Axis I Psychiatric Disorders. Describes the process of making appropriate client referrals, locating community human service resources and agencies, and creating and implementing service plans for health care issues. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Prereq: HSV-101, HSV-131, HSV-282; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A