ACA-ACES Syllabus Clearinghouse

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

Professional Orientation / Foundations

Introduction to the Profession of Counseling

To acquaint students with the field of counseling. This is the introductory graduate course in counseling in which is provided a general overview and survey of the profession. Roles and responsibilities of counselors across a variety of settings will be examined. Ethical codes and legal statues in the counseling field will be addressed.
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