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
Foundations, Contextual Dimensions, and Knowledge and Skills of School Counseling
This course is designed as a specialization course in school counseling. It provides the student with a comprehensive foundation for the delivery of school counseling services. It provides an overview and understanding of historical perspectives and the role of counseling in the educational setting and its services within the total school program. It includes some techniques used by school counselors, diversity in counseling, the organization of school counseling programs, and the application of legal and ethical guidelines. It provides the role of the administrator, teacher, counselor, student, and parent in the development of proper rationale and implementation procedures.