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Theory and Practice of Counselling in Addictions

COUN 1582

The four units in this course will provide the students with an overview of the theory and skills related to the helping relationship process. The course will provide a theoretical framework for examining key concepts related to counselling activities and their application. The course will focus in the nature of the counselling relationship key issues and concerns, techniques for effective counselling interaction and skill building in the key areas of interpersonal communication. Attention will be given to counselling issues and concerns as they related to specific population issues. The course will also introduce basic record keeping within the context of the counselling relationship.


Note: Students are required to obtain a copy of a DVD in addition to the required textbook for this course. Counselling in Addictions DVD can be purchased from the Fanshawe College Bookstore, http://fanshawe.bookware3000.ca. Quote Fanshawe course code BSCI1096.
There are mandatory chats within this course.

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10418September 13, 2022 to December 20, 202212:00 am - 12:01 am35Online$323.46CLOSEDNotify Me