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RC 680   MENTAL HEALTH DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT PLANNING FOR COUNSELORS   (3 hours)
 
This course is designed to provide students with a broad spectrum of psychological disorders that are encountered by rehabilitation counselors and other mental health professionals in various treatment settings. Specific attention is given to the etiology, prevalence, symptoms, and treatment of these disorders. Students will develop a better understanding of the multi-axial diagnostic system of the DSMIV and the International Classification of Functioning. This course incorporates both national and global perspectives of psychological disorders.
 
Prerequisite(s):   A knowledge-base of theories and techniques of counseling is preferred by not required
 
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