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415.870.92 Genetic Counseling Clinical Supervision

Department:
Health Behavior and Society
Term:
1st term
Credits:
1 credits
Academic Year:
2017 - 2018
Location:
NIH - Bethesda, MD
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Pass/Fail
Contact:
Mary Ann Dunevant
Course Instructor :
Resources:
Prerequisite:

Must be enrolled in ScM in Genetic Counseling Program; students must register for four terms.

Description:

Assists the student in recognizing the impact of personal styles and biases on the counseling process through individual supervision sessions. Uses audiotapes and/or videotapes of student counseling sessions to review, analyze, and process student-client interactions throughout the student's clinical rotations, and develop strategies for addressing barriers in the counseling process.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate professional growth in establishing a therapeutic relationship with clients
  2. Recognize the impact of personal styles and biases on the counseling process
  3. Demonstrate strategies to best meet each individual client's needs
  4. Provide genetic counseling services using techniques that are consistent with the student's developing personal style
Methods of Assessment:

Student evaluation based on participation and presentation of weekly case summaries.

Enrollment Restriction:

ScM in Genetic Counseling Students

Instructor Consent:

No consent required