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Basic Counselling Skills (CNSK 1401)

This course is geared towards those interested in the field of counselling. Students are introduced to the foundational skills required for effective counselling and interviewing. Topics include counselling as a developmental process; the importance of self awareness; the role of the counselling relationship in effecting change; facilitation of client self exploration; the importance of counsellor empathy; appreciation of ethics, diversity and personal and professional development. An important focus of this course is to provide participants with experiential learning regarding the client-counsellor relationship. The course examines the nature and process of client-centred counselling, and teaches skills foundational to most models of counselling and practice in a supervised setting. Please note that a textbook may be required for this course. Please check the bookstore website at https://downtown.store.vcc.ca/ for textbook information and hours of operation.



 course outline


* Note: The CRNs listed below could be restricted to specific program areas.

CRN Fee Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
10246
DTN  - Rm. 413
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1815 - 2130
09-Jan-2019
to 27-Mar-2019
Acton, Penny
10246
DTN  - Rm. 828
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1945 - 2130
23-Jan-2019
to 06-Mar-2019
Acton, Penny
10246
DTN  - Rm. 629
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1945 - 2130
23-Jan-2019
to 06-Mar-2019
Acton, Penny
10246
DTN  - Rm. 826
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1945 - 2130
23-Jan-2019
to 06-Mar-2019
Acton, Penny
10246
DTN  - Rm. 412
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1945 - 2130
23-Jan-2019
to 06-Mar-2019
Acton, Penny
10246
DTN  - Rm. 822
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1945 - 2130
23-Jan-2019
to 06-Mar-2019
Acton, Penny
10246
DTN  - Rm. 820
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1945 - 2130
23-Jan-2019
to 06-Mar-2019
Acton, Penny
10245
DTN  - Rm. 415
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1815 - 2130
10-Jan-2019
to 28-Mar-2019
Launeanu, Mihaela
10245
DTN  - Rm. 512
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1945 - 2130
24-Jan-2019
to 21-Mar-2019
Launeanu, Mihaela
10245
DTN  - Rm. 820
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1945 - 2130
24-Jan-2019
to 21-Mar-2019
Launeanu, Mihaela
10245
DTN  - Rm. 828
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1945 - 2130
24-Jan-2019
to 21-Mar-2019
Launeanu, Mihaela
10245
DTN  - Rm. 624
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1945 - 2130
24-Jan-2019
to 21-Mar-2019
Launeanu, Mihaela
10245
DTN  - Rm. 429
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1945 - 2130
24-Jan-2019
to 21-Mar-2019
Launeanu, Mihaela
10455
DTN  - Rm. 218B
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1815 - 2130
10-Jan-2019
to 28-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
10455
DTN  - Rm. 402
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1845 - 2130
24-Jan-2019
to 21-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
10455
DTN  - Rm. 401
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1845 - 2130
24-Jan-2019
to 21-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
10455
DTN  - Rm. 403
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1845 - 2130
24-Jan-2019
to 21-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
10455
DTN  - Rm. 404
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1845 - 2130
24-Jan-2019
to 21-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
10455
DTN  - Rm. 405
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1845 - 2130
24-Jan-2019
to 21-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
10455
DTN  - Rm. 113B
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1845 - 2130
24-Jan-2019
to 21-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
10247
DTN  - Rm. 413
FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0915 - 1230
11-Jan-2019
to 29-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
10247
DTN  - Rm. 414
FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0945 - 1230
25-Jan-2019
to 22-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
10247
DTN  - Rm. 415
FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0945 - 1230
25-Jan-2019
to 22-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
10247
DTN  - Rm. 423
FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0945 - 1230
25-Jan-2019
to 22-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
10247
DTN  - Rm. 424
FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0945 - 1230
25-Jan-2019
to 22-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
10247
DTN  - Rm. 429
FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0945 - 1230
25-Jan-2019
to 22-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
10247
DTN  - Rm. 425
FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0945 - 1230
25-Jan-2019
to 22-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
20294
DTN  - TBATo Be Assigned
FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0915 - 1230
05-Apr-2019
to 28-Jun-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka
20292
DTN  - TBATo Be Assigned
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1815 - 2130
09-Apr-2019
to 25-Jun-2019
Launeanu, Mihaela
20293
DTN  - TBATo Be Assigned
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1815 - 2130
10-Apr-2019
to 26-Jun-2019
Pons, Audrey
20305
DTN  - TBATo Be Assigned
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1815 - 2130
25-Apr-2019
to 11-Jul-2019
Acton, Penny
20311
DTN  - TBATo Be Assigned
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1815 - 2130
16-May-2019
to 08-Aug-2019
Dulay, Bhupie

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