Clinical & Professional Practice II
This course is a continuation of Clinical and Professional Issues I(CLIN 1509) and builds on previous knowledge and skills introduced in CLIN 1509. Students will be exposed to the diverse practicum experiences of other students in the class. Topics include current issues and trends in clinical practice and related professions, private practice, ethics and standards, advocacy and support organizations, reflective practice and life-long learning and presentations by CDA guest speakers from various employment areas as well as guest speakers from various professional and support organizations. Cover letters, resumes, interviewing skills, job proposals, job search strategies and current employment openings specific to gaining employment as a CDA are also covered.