COUN 5399. Play Therapy Basics. 3 Hours.
This course is designed to enhance/increase the counselor?s understanding of the child?s world as perceived by the child, the relationship between the child?s world and behavior. The major theories of play therapy, and the utilization of play media to facilitate the child?s self-exploration, self-expression, self-understanding, and personal growth will be explored. COUN 5364 and COUN 5385 with a B or higher, cannot be taken concurrently.
Prerequisite: Acceptance into a counselor education degree program.
Master of Education in School Counseling
Grow your career and help students as you expand your role with a Master of Education in School Counseling. The MEd in School Counseling at Sam Houston State University is a well respected program in the field. It is nationally accredited through the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Programs (CACREP), and is designed specifically for students who want to work toward certification as a school counselor in Texas. It is a 60-hour program infused with a real-world, applicable curriculum designed to empower students to meet the demands of today's school counselor.