Introduction to the Helping Professions

Denise L Davidson


Introduction to the Helping Professions is an introductory course for graduate students preparing for professional careers in college student affairs.  Highly interactive with a focus on collaborative learning, the course integrates the use of helping techniques with reading, reflection, and class activities in order to help students establish a foundation for their work with college students.


College courses; higher education; student affairs; curriculum

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