COUN-5070 : Counseling Across the Lifespan

Ed Counseling | College of Education | GR

  • LSAP Goal 2 Response to the Cry of the Poor
  • LSAP Goal 7 Community Resilience and Empowerment
  • 3 Good Health and Well Being
  • 10 Reduced Inequalities

About this Course

Provides an overview of major developmental theories with emphasis on their application to counseling across the lifespan from birth to death. Both prevention and intervention will be discussed as it relates to the specific developmental needs of individuals throughout the lifespan, with special consideration to the impact of multicultural and social justice influences on development. In addition, the course explores the effects of personal and parental use of psychoactive substances on human development. Registration restrictions may be bypassed by the department with permission of instructor.