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
Critical Issues in Counseling
This course covers three main topics. The first topic will be an introduction to the broad profession of counseling. It will include exposure to the historical aspects of the counseling profession, professional counseling roles/specialties, professional organizations, legal issues and professional preparation and credentialing.