Rehabilitation Counseling Courses

Courses

REHC 5199. Independent Study for 1 Credit.

Students will engage in independent work for one credit through one of three pathways: state of the art study, participate in research, or do additional practicum hours.

1 Credit Hour
80 Total Contact Hour
0 Lab Hour
0 Lecture Hour
80 Other Hour

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of REHC

REHC 5299. Independent Study for 2 Crdts..

Students will engage in independent work for two credits through one of three pathways: state of the art study, participate in research, or do additional practicum hours.

2 Credit Hours
160 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
0 Lecture Hours
160 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of REHC

REHC 5300. Prof Issues in Rehab Couns.

Professional Issues in Rehabilitation Counseling: Course will focus on rehabilitation counseling history, philosophy, values, legislation, policy and practice, and legislation as well as services specifically for veterans of military service.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

REHC 5310. Rehab Counseling Theory.

This course reviews select counseling theories and their application to persons with disabilities. Foundations of ethical decision-making, professional standards, guidelines, and issues concerning the training & work of the rehabilitation counselor are also provided.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of REHC

REHC 5320. Medical Aspects of Disability.

This course provides an overview of the functional implications of physical, cognitive and emotional disabilities for vocational rehabilitation.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of REHC

REHC 5324. Ethics and Legal Issues Rehab.

Ethics and Legal Issues in Rehabilitation Counseling: This course introduces ethical and legal issues for rehabilitation counselors in community agencies. Potential ethical and legal dilemmas are studied to assist students in developing ethical decision-making skills as part of professional practice.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of REHC

REHC 5330. Psychosocial Aspects of Disab.

This course reviews the social and political factors that handicap individuals with disabilities. Students are also exposed to the Independent Living movement, methods to promote societal attitudinal change and client empowerment, and the use of accomodations and enabling technology.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of REHC

REHC 5338. Grp Work & Rehab Process.

Group Work and the Rehabilitation Process: This core course in the Master of Rehabilitation Counseling program provides basic instruction related to conducting groups counseling and related types of group work in rehabilitation settings with people with disabilities. The family is considered a special type of group, and group dynamics and family work are also covered.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Prerequisite(s): (REHC 5300 w/B or better AND REHC 5310 w/B or better)

REHC 5339. Techniques in Rehab Counseling.

Techniques in Rehab Counseling This core course in the Master of Rehabilitation Counseling focuses on the development of skills foundational to rehabilitation counseling practice. There is an emphasis on facilitative communication in interpersonal interactions, and systematic problem solving in the application to rehabilitation counseling practice in different settings and with clients or consumer having different needs.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

REHC 5350. Psychiatric Rehabilitation.

This course reviews psychiatric rehabilitation concepts and principles, techniques, history, treatment settings and modalities. The course introduces students to issues related to community participation, acceptance, and inclusion of persons with psychiatric disabilities in society.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of REHC

REHC 5360. Career Counseling & Develop.

Career Counseling and Development: This course reviews the application of career development theories and labor market and occupational information in the assessment and planning aspects of career counseling of persons with disabilities. Intervention strategies for assisting persons with disabilities to achieve vocational outcomes and for assisting employers in accomodating and retaining employees with disabilities are also provided.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

REHC 5370. Diversity-Disab. across Lifesp.

This course examines the impact of human development, culture, race, ethnicity and the intersection of identity in counseling. Knowledge, skills, and competencies needed by counselor to facilitate culturally relevant treatment will be explored; also examined will be characteristics of different cultural, racial and ethnic groups that reside in the United States. The seminar course style emphasizes reviewing and discussing literature and research about multicultural issues as a means to develop knowledgeable, skillful, and thoughtful rehabilitation counselors.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of REHC

REHC 5375. Assessm & Res. in REHC.

This course provides an overview of vocational assessment with adults who have some form of disability. Assessment topics covered will include, but not be limited to, vocational interest, entry-level, job-related skills and development of appropriate goals. Students will also be exposed to related rehabilitation counseling research regarding assessment and program evaluation.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of REHC

REHC 5389. Rehab Research & Pro Eval.

Rehabilitation Research and Program Evaluation: This course i designed to provide an understanding of research methods used in rehabilitation programs. Rehabilitation program evaluation and basic statistics research methods, outcome based research and ethical/ legal/cultural issues related to research will be explored.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
3 Lecture Hours
0 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of REHC

REHC 5390. Practicum in Rehabilitation.

This course requires students to complete a clinical experience to develop skills, knowledge, and behaviors necessary for effective professional rehabilitation counseling practice. Practice in rehabilitation counseling involves students engaging in a supervised counseling experience in a human service, rehabilitation, or educational setting.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
0 Lecture Hours
3 Other Hours

REHC 5391. Internship in Rehab (I).

Internship in Rehabilitation Cunseling: This course requires the student to complete a field experience under clinical supervision of a CRC in an approved rehabilitation setting. The internship is designed to provide a field experience which offers the opportunity for the application of theory to the practice of rehabilitation counseling.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
0 Lecture Hours
3 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of REHC

Prerequisite(s): (REHC 5390 w/B or better)

REHC 5392. Internship in Rehab (II).

Internship in Rehabilitation Counseling (II): This course requires the student to complete a field experience under clinical supervision of a CRC in an approved rehabilitation setting. The internship is designed to provide a field experience which offers the opportunity for the application of theory to the practice of rehabilitation counseling.

3 Credit Hours
3 Total Contact Hours
0 Lab Hours
0 Lecture Hours
3 Other Hours

Major Restrictions:
Restricted to majors of REHC

Prerequisite(s): (REHC 5390 w/B or better)