Practicum in School Counseling (977)
The School Counseling practicum provides an opportunity for students to observe and begin performing activities that are typical of a school counselor. Students will complete 200 hours of practicum, 50 hours in each of the following settings: elementary, middle/junior high, high school, and alternative/special education. Forty of the practicum hours will be spent in direct client contact. Class discussions will include a review of the observations and experiences in the educational settings, and a discussion of current issues in the school counseling field.