The ACA Syllabus Clearinghouse is a joint project of ACA and The Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES). We will maintain syllabi on many topics from may different learning institutions. Our database will be updated continually with new and exciting courses and will provide a valuable resource to all counselors. If you have questions or need assistance please contact the ACA librarian at 800-347-6647 ext. 281 or ACAlibrary@counseling.org
Cognitive Behavioral Interventions
In this course we will have the opportunity to explore at length the Cognitive-Behavioral approach to counseling. This course is a combination of didactic and experiential elements that will include lectures, discussions, student presentations, and small group work. We will focus on the Cognitive- Behavioral approach to the etiology, assessment and treatment of individuals with maladaptive behaviors and/or psychological disorders. Theory, interventions, and research in Cognitive-Behavioral treatments will be explored. Topics include cognitive-behavioral therapy for anxiety and mood disorders, integrating research into practice, and utilizing outcome measures to assess effectiveness.