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Syllabi: Change Documents for Counselor Education
John McCarthy, Melissa Habedank, and Catherine Kane
Counseling courses reflect change via the syllabi that accompany them. These
documents outline goals in course objectives; change interventions in
assignments and activities; and measures of progress in grades. Despite their
importance, relatively little exists in the literature on syllabi development or their
meaning to the change process in counselor education.
Keywords: syllabus, counselor education, counselor training