Nov 28, 2021  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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LAJ 426 - Advanced Correctional Counseling

This course will provide students with specialized training in theory and techniques required in the rapidly evolving practice of correctional counseling. LAJ 300 is recommended.

Prerequisites: Completion of the Basic Skills in the General Education requirements or DTA.

Credits: (4)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate ability to effectively interview criminal offenders
  • Describe the formal assessment tools currently used in correctional counseling and offender risk assessment
  • Demonstrate knowledge of and ability to use various directive and cognitive-behavioral counseling approaches in working with criminal offenders
  • Demonstrate knowledge of and ability to use offender group counseling techniques and practices
  • Demonstrate an in-depth understanding of one or more counseling approaches
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