CNSL 565 Foundations of Gerontology Conseling

Exploration of life transitions and ageing process, examination of counseling theories and strategies, and clinical applications of assessment and intervention techniques with older adults.  Students will develop a conceptual understanding of age-related physical, cognitive, functional, and emotional changes to specific counseling issues brought experienced older adults, including health, wellness, mental health, rehabilitation, career changes, relationships, caregiving, family dynamics and bereavement.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

CNSL 501 or permission of program coordinator

General Education

Offered

  • Fall
  • Summer