The Advanced Certificate program in School Counselor Supervision is 12-credits in length and focuses on the development of supervision skills in individual and group counseling: Ideal for the School Counselor who is interested in leadership roles in counseling in the modern school district.
CAS Program in School Counselor Supervision Credits
EDC 883: Counselor as Systems Consultant 3
EDC 884: Group Theory and Supervised Practice 3
EDC 885: Supervision of Counseling 3
Elective (by Advisement) 3
EDC 883 Counselor as Systems Consultant (B). Prerequisite: EDC 501 or 502 or 503; EDC 728; and permission of instructor. Focuses on developing students’ awareness of their role as consultants in schoolsettings. Exposes students to consultation theory and models of consulting with teachers, students, andparents/families utilizing both individual and group methods. Case examples are examined. 3 Cr.
EDC 884 Group Theories and Supervised Practice (B). Prerequisites: EDC 501 or 502 or 503; EDC 728 or 729 or 730; and permission of instructor. Explores selected theories of personal and institutionalchange via small-group interactions, and simultaneous discussion of practical problems arising in groups.Expects students to form and lead their own groups, and to participate in intensive individual and groupsupervision. Provides for further development and explication of one’s personal style of group leadership. 3 Cr.
EDC 885 Supervision of Counseling (B). Prerequisites: EDC 501 or 502 or 503; EDC 728 or 729 or 730; and permission of instructor. Focuses on the acquisition of knowledge and the practice of counselingsupervision. Examines various models of supervision within a multicultural context. Students supervisestudents enrolled in EDC 720. Requires a final paper that demonstrates an understanding of the theory and practice of counseling supervision. 3 Cr.
Students in the CAS in School Counselor Supervision program get much more than just the 12 additional credits needed for permanent certification as a School Counselor in the State of New York. Students develop their skills as counseling supervisors and exercise these skills in individual and group settings.
The Advanced Certificate in School Counselor Supervision is valuable in helping current school counselors maintain their employment as school counselors in the State of New York by providing them with a vehicle to obtain Permanent Certification.
Dr. Summer Reiner (email@example.com) is the Coordinator of the CAS Program in School Counselor Supervision.
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