Houston Baptist University Catalog
Human Services Counseling ( MHSC ) Course Descriptions
MHSC 5301 INTRO TO HUMAN SERVICES COUN
MHSC 5301 Introduction to Human Services Counseling
This course surveys the field of human services counseling and focuses on core people helping skills, the role of faith and spirituality in mental health care, characteristics of the counselor and counselee, understanding the ethical and personal nature of the healing relationship with diverse populations, and incorporating relevant community based resources and programs.
MHSC 5302 THEORIES & TECHS IN COUNSELING
MHSC 5302 Theories and Techniques in Counseling
Prerequisite(s): MHSC 5301
This course introduces students to major theories and techniques of counseling. It includes an intensive supervised counseling experience on campus designed to enhance self-awareness, promote personality exploration, and provide case discussion and analysis. Fundamentals of the therapeutic relationship and essential helping skills and techniques are examined and practiced.