Japan COUN 537

Consultation, Crisis and Trauma Counseling in Schools

Students will gain awareness of the history, stages and purposes of consultation and develop strategies to promote, develop and enhance effective teamwork and partnerships within the school and greater community. Students will also enlarge their knowledge and skill base to effectively work with issues that may affect the development and functioning of students and explore several specific models for intervention in depth. In addition, students will learn about the school counselor's role in prevention and intervention strategies in school crisis situations including child abuse and neglect, suicide, substance abuse, school safety and personal loss. This course will also focus on psychological first aid and disaster mental health responses to natural and man-made disasters.

Important Dates Date
Application Deadline October 30, 2015
Information Session

Wed, October 21
3.30PM - MRH 201

Travel Dates February 12 - 21, 2016
Pre-Trip Sessions: Jan 25, Feb 1 and 8, 2016
4pm - 6:50pm
Post-Trip Sessions: March 7 and 14, April 4, 2016
4pm - 6:50pm
Expense Cost
USD Tuition $2,100
Global Study Fee $   350
Program Cost $1,450*
Total Estimated Expense: $3,900

*Airfare is not included


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Please note: 

1. The estimated program costs includes accommodation, transportation for in-country program activities, some meals, and program costs. Students need to budget for some additional meals and incidental costs.

2. Upon registration, you will be billed a non-refundable $150 deposit.

3. When you receive confirmation that you have been accepted to the course, you need to book your own flights.