1.The helping relationship
2. The helping process
3. Communication skills in the therapeutic dialogue
Lecture and skills demonstration/practice of specific counselling skills will be the primary methods of instruction. The course may also involve other methods of instructions such as small group activities, group discussion, computer simulations, video/DVDs, and guest lectures.
Evaluation will be carried out in accordance with Douglas College policy. Evaluation will be based on course objectives and includes some of the following:
The instructor will provide a written course outline with specific evaluation at the beginning of the semester.
An example of a possible evaluation scheme is as follows:
Exams - 25%
Three video tapes of skill demonstrations and transcripts - 20%, 25%, 25%
Attendance - 5%
Total - 100%
At the end of the course, the successful student should be able to:
Texts will be updated periodically. A typical example of a text is:
Egan, G. and Reese, R.J. (2019). The skilled helper: A problem-management and opportunity-development approach to helping. (11th ed.) Boston: Cengage.
Courses listed here must be completed either prior to or simultaneously with this course:
Courses listed here are equivalent to this course and cannot be taken for further credit:
This course is not required for any other course.
Course Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this course and do not see a listing for the starting semester / year of the course, consider the previous version as the applicable version.
|Institution||Transfer Details||Effective Dates|
|Langara College (LANG)||LANG PSYC 2XXX (3)||2012/01/01 to -|
|Simon Fraser University (SFU)||No credit||2012/01/01 to 2013/12/31|
|Simon Fraser University (SFU)||SFU EDUC 423 (3)||2014/01/01 to -|
|Thompson Rivers University (TRU)||TRU HUMS 1611 (3)||2012/01/01 to -|
|Trinity Western University (TWU)||TWU PSYC 340 (3)||2012/01/01 to -|
|University of British Columbia - Okanagan (UBCO)||UBCO PSYO 2nd (3)||2012/01/01 to -|
|University of British Columbia - Vancouver (UBCV)||UBCV CNPS 362 (3)||2012/01/01 to -|
|University of Northern BC (UNBC)||UNBC PSYC 4XX (3)||2012/01/01 to -|
|University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)||UFV HSER 200 (3)||2012/01/01 to -|
|University of Victoria (UVIC)||UVIC ED-D 4XX (1.5)||2012/01/01 to -|