Portland-State-University 2023-2024 Bulletin

Coun 557 Counseling youth in schools

Theoretical overview of growth and development of youth. Emphasis on translating theory into practice through a "person-environment interaction" conception of counseling, consultation, and intervention in school settings. This course will specifically focus on the uniqueness of adolescent development, including identity development, peer influences, and specific adolescent issues. Appropriate counseling strategies and theories for adolescents will be introduced.


  • Up one level
  • 500