CRN# Dept Crse Sec Hrs Course Name Day Start End
 
January 11 - February 22
30510 CHD 5093 PA1 3 Professional Issues & Ethics
F 04:00pm  09:00
S 09:00am  04:00
    Enrollment: 14 Location: WKCTC PADUCAH Inst: Holly Mattingly
  Students explore professional identity in the context of the history and philosophy of mental health counseling, as well as current issues in the profession. Students also explore professional roles, functions, and professional affiliations. Professional preparation standards, professional credentialing, licensure, and public policy issues relating to the professional counselor are examined. Students explore core areas of ACA Code of Ethics, as well as application of the code through the use of ethical decision-making models. Professionalism including professional involvement, advocacy, and ethical behavior, is emphasized. Students will be introduced to online library research.
 
January 11 - April 27
30511 CHD 6003 PA1 3 Practicum F 03:00pm  03:50
    Enrollment: 10 Location: WKCTC PADUCAH Inst: Jody Giles
  Provides clinical instruction through supervised placement within the student's program of study while completing one 150 on-site clock hours. Particular attention is given to the development of individual counseling and group skills under supervision through placement on-site in a professional clincial setting. Requires 60 hours of direct, face-to-face contact. Students receive one hour per week of individual supervision in the clincial setting and one-and- a-half hours per week group supervision provided by program faculty.
 
30516 CHD 6011 PA1 1 Internship F 03:00pm  03:50
    Enrollment: 3 Location: WKCTC PADUCAH Inst: Jody Giles
  A minimum of 200 clock hours in a supervised clinical setting that allows for a transition from an educational, student-oriented environment to a professional, clinically oriented setting. During this experience, the student will receive on-site supervision from a qualified mental health professional while continuing to receive tutorial instruction on campus. Requires 80 hours of direct, face- to-face contact. This internship experience, i.e., 6011 - Internship, will have to be taken three (3) times to satisfy both the program and CACREP's requirement.
 
January 18 - February 23
30509 CHD 5063 PA1 3 Individual & Group Assessment
F 04:00pm  09:00
S 09:00am  04:00
    Enrollment: 10 Location: WKCTC PADUCAH Inst: Martin Wesley
  Provides an understanding of individual and group approaches to assessment and evaluation in counseling. History of assessment, statistical assessment concepts, reliability and validity, norm-referenced and criterion-reference interpretation, and ethical and legal concerns are addressed. Additional areas of focus include strategies for test selection, administration, scoring and interpretation as well as communication of test results. A variety of assessment methods is presented and their applicability to various diverse cultures is discussed.
 
30707 CHD 5073 PA1 3 Psychopathology
F 04:00pm  09:00
S 09:00am  04:00
    Enrollment: 3 Location: WKCTC PADUCAH Inst: Barbara Beauchamp
  This course provides an exploration of mental and emotional disorders that develop during childhood and adolescence and continue to adulthood as well as sexual and gender identity disorders; eating disorders; personality disorders; impulse- control disorders; delirium, dementia, and amnesic and other cognitive disorders; and substance-related disorders. Classification of these disorders will be considered vis-a'-vis the DSM-IV-R and ICD codes. Students will be introduced to methods used in the treatment and management of mental and emotional disorders including treatment planning, record keeping, intake and referral procedures, and the use of psychopharmacological medications.
 
March 1 - April 26
30507 CHD 5003 PA1 3 Lifecycle Dev In Ind & Fam
F 04:00pm  09:00
S 09:00am  04:00
    Enrollment: 24 Location: WKCTC PADUCAH Inst: Jody Giles
  Designed to aid in the understanding of the nature and needs of individuals in the family system at all moral, cognitive, psychological, social and spiritual development levels. Intervention strategies in the complex development relationships among individuals in the family system are presented. Counseling in the life cycle of the individual will be the primary focus.
 
March 8 - April 27
30508 CHD 5043 PA1 3 Group Counseling Techniques
F 04:00pm  09:00
S 09:00am  04:00
    Enrollment: 12 Location: WKCTC PADUCAH Inst: Clare Wahl
  Intended to provide the student with both a theoretical and experiential understanding of group work including discussion of the principles of group dynamics, group leadership styles, group counseling theories, group counseling methods, types of group work, and professional preparation standards for group leaders. Ethical and legal issues associated with group work and leadership will also be discussed.