An introduction to the major theoretical models of counseling, the methods of counseling, and their current applications and modalities. The course also provides students with an understanding of ethical and professional issues in the field. This course satisfies the “Health & Counseling” Breadth Area. Students will learn foundational skills in the evaluation and communication of psychological research. Prerequisite: PSYC 101 with a grade of C- or better or with permission of the instructor.