COUN6515: Multicultural Counseling and Societal Issues

This course provides an examination of philosophical assumptions of multiculturalism, ethical considerations related to multiculturalism, strategies with diverse populations, and indigenous counseling approaches. The influence of gender, race, ethnicity, and other factors related to diverse populations on the counseling process and on the counselor will be discussed. Students will learn ethical and cultural characteristics needed to sensitively and appropriately serve multicultural and diverse populations.