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Orientation to Community Pastoral Counseling
An introduction to the profession of community counseling, including: its history, professional roles and functions, professional organizations, and competencies for community counseling practice. Special attention will be given to the topics of prevention, ecological counseling, advocacy, and community asset mapping. Students will explore the pastoral implications of these topics and relate them to Loyola’s Jesuit ideals.