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
Cultural and Psychosocial Aspects of Disability
This course provides an opportunity for the study of the social and cultural issues affecting the individual with disabilities. The course will examine family dynamics, multicultural issues, developmental stages and other psychosocial aspects of the individual. Particular attention is given as to how these factors influence perceptions and reactions to disability.