Professional Development I   [Archived Catalog]
2011-2012 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook with Addendum

CC 502 - Professional Development I

The Professional Development Group is a two-course series (fall and spring semester) in which students explore issues of professional and career development in counseling including the history of counseling, roles of counselors, organizational structures, and credentialing. In addition, this course provides a forum for students to receive regular advisement, become oriented to The Chicago School, review polices and procedures of the program, master the rules of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association and improve professional writing skills, learn and discuss implementation of American Counseling Association Code of Ethics , plan for progress through the program, and prepare to begin their first practicum. CC 502 must be taken during the first semester of enrollment. (Pass/Fail) (Lab fee) (1 credit)