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Master of Arts (M.A.); Counselling Psychology (Non-Thesis) — Professional/Internship (60 credits)

Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych     Degree: Master of Arts

Program Requirements

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Required Internship (24 credits)

  • EDPC 677 Internship Research Seminar: Quantitative Studies (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : Students become acquainted with research design and analysis for quantitative investigations including applications of current methods to clinical practice. Emphasis is given to the skills for evaluating published research and applying research findings to field settings.

    Terms: Fall 2013

    Instructors: Martin Drapeau (Fall)

    • Note 1: Lecture, discussion, workshops, and student research presentations are used.
  • EDPC 678 Internship Research Seminar: Qualitative Studies (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : Students become acquainted with qualitative research design and analysis including applications of current methods to clinical practice. Emphasis is given to the skills for evaluating published research, applying research findings to field settings, and conducting an independent qualitative investigation.

    Terms: Winter 2014

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2013-2014 academic year.

    • Note 1: Lecture, discussion, workshops, and student research presentations are used.
  • EDPC 679D1 Internship: General 1 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : General internship in a hosted institution or organization.

    Terms: Fall 2013

    Instructors: Emily Kerner, Annett Korner (Fall)

    • Students must register for both EDPC 679D1 and EDPC 679D2
    • No credit will be given for this course unless both EDPC 679D1 and EDPC 679D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms
    • EDPC 679D1 and EDPC 679D2 together are equivalent to EDPC 679
  • EDPC 679D2 Internship: General 1 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : See EDPC 679D1 for course description.

    Terms: Winter 2014

    Instructors: Martin Drapeau, Annett Korner (Winter)

    • Prerequisite: EDPC 679D1
    • No credit will be given for this course unless both EDPC 679D1 and EDPC 679D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms
    • EDPC 679D1 and EDPC 679D2 together are equivalent to EDPC 679
  • EDPC 683 Practicum in Psychological Testing: Personality Assessment (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : Seminar and field practice in the administration and interpretation of tests that assess individual characteristic ways of perceiving, relating to, and thinking about the environment and oneself . The course covers the selection and evaluation of personality and vocational instruments, ethical test use, test administration, report writing, and communication of results.

    Terms: Fall 2013, Winter 2014

    Instructors: Ralph Kachanoff (Fall) Sarah-Jane Renaud (Winter)

    • Prerequisite: EDPC 609.
    • Students taking courses which access the ECP Assessment Materials Resource Centre are required to pay an access fee as well as the cost of all consumables required per course. The fee is dependent on the number of consumables/protocols used in each class and is refundable during the withdrawal with full refund period. The fee in Fall 2013 and Winter 2014 is $111.83.
  • EDPC 684 Practicum in Psychological Testing: Cognitive Assessment (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : Seminar and field practice in the administration and interpretation of instruments that assess cognitive functioning and psychosocial functioning as it relates to cognitive abilities and academic achievements. The course covers the selection and evaluation of instruments, ethical test use, test administration, report writing, and communication of test results.

    Terms: Fall 2013, Winter 2014

    Instructors: Sarah-Jane Renaud (Fall) Ralph Kachanoff (Winter)

    • Prerequisite: EDPC 609.
    • Students taking courses which access the ECP Assessment Materials Resource Centre are required to pay an access fee as well as the cost of all consumables required per course. The fee is dependent on the number of consumables/protocols used in each class and is refundable during the withdrawal with full refund period. The fee in Fall 2013 and Winter 2014 is $82.59.
  • EDPC 685D1 Internship: Vocational and Rehabilitation Counselling (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : Study, observation, and practice of specialized aspects of counselling through Faculty supervision and direction by personnel in the internship setting.

    Terms: Fall 2013

    Instructors: Emily Kerner, Annett Korner (Fall)

    • Students must register for both EDPC 685D1 and EDPC 685D2
    • No credit will be given for this course unless both EDPC 685D1 and EDPC 685D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms
    • EDPC 685D1 and EDPC 685D2 together are equivalent to EDPC 685
  • EDPC 685D2 Internship: Vocational and Rehabilitation Counselling (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : See EDPC 685D1 for course description.

    Terms: Winter 2014

    Instructors: Annett Korner, Martin Drapeau (Winter)

    • Prerequisite: EDPC 685D1
    • No credit will be given for this course unless both EDPC 685D1 and EDPC 685D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms
    • EDPC 685D1 and EDPC 685D2 together are equivalent to EDPC 685

Required Courses (33 credits)

  • EDPC 606 Theories of Intervention 1 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : Phenomenological, cognitive, behavioural and developmental theories that bear on the interventions of counsellors, psychologists, and other practitioners.

    Terms: Fall 2013

    Instructors: Vera Romano (Fall)

  • EDPC 607 Theories of Counselling 2 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : A detailed study of phenomenological, developmental and behavioural theories of counselling among others.

    Terms: Winter 2014

    Instructors: Vera Romano (Winter)

    • Prerequisite: EDPC 606
  • EDPC 608 Group Counselling: Theory (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : Examines the theory and process of group counselling with an emphasis on skills and techniques. Particular attention will be given to the procedural aspects of organizing a group, the theory underlying certain approaches, the process, and evaluation of outcomes.

    Terms: Summer 2014

    Instructors: Monica Oala (Summer)

  • EDPC 609 Psychological Testing 1 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : History of psychological testing, theoretical aspects of individual and group testing, validity, reliability, and test construction, basic theories of intelligence, and ethical and legal issues in testing. An introduction to tests of cognitive abilities, aptitude, personality, and interests, including the acquisition of basic skills needed to administer and interpret individual tests of cognitive abilities. Students taking courses which access the ECP Assessment Materials Resource Centre are required to pay an access fee as well as the cost of all consumables required per course. The fee is dependent on the number of consumables/protocols used in each class and is refundable during the withdrawal with full refund period.

    Terms: Fall 2013, Winter 2014

    Instructors: Armando Bertone (Fall) Annett Korner (Winter)

    • Prerequisite: Undergraduate-level course in psychological measurement and assessment
    • Students taking courses which access the ECP Assessment Materials Resource Centre are required to pay an access fee as well as the cost of all consumables required per course. The fee is dependent on the number of consumables/protocols used in each class and is refundable during the withdrawal with full refund period. The fee Winter 2014 is $24.62
  • EDPC 615 Assessment and Diagnosis 1 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : An introduction to differential assessment and diagnosis for counsellors in educational and mental health settings. The clinical interview, the assessment process, the DSM-IV, relevant test instruments, diagnostic procedures, and development of treatment plans will be subjects of study. Models of record keeping and referral procedures will be reviewed.

    Terms: Fall 2013

    Instructors: Jonathan Petraglia (Fall)

  • EDPC 618 Professional Ethics and the Law (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : Ethics in the helping professions and some of the philosophical bases for making ethical decisions. Quebec and Canadian law relative to human rights of clients; responsibilities of counsellors to clients and society.

    Terms: Summer 2014

    Instructors: Vera Romano (Summer)

    • Restriction: For M.A. (Non-Thesis) Counselling Psychology - Professional/Internship Concentration students only.
  • EDPC 624 Group Counselling: Practice (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : The practical dimension of planning and designing a group. Setting up and conducting a group in a professional setting over a period of sessions and evaluating a group in terms of models studied in EDPC 608.

    Terms: Summer 2014

    Instructors: Judith Norton (Summer)

    • Prerequisite: EDPC 608
  • EDPC 662 Career Psychology (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : Contemporary career theories, and their relationship to career development, career assessment, career transition and workplace concerns are reviewed. Current issues related to career development across the life span with specific attention given to topics such as values, aptitudes, family, culture and societal contexts will be explored. Students taking courses which access the ECP Assessment Materials Resource Centre are required to pay an access fee as well as the cost of all consumables required per course. The fee is dependent on the number of consumables/protocols used in each class and is refundable during the withdrawal with full refund period.

    Terms: Fall 2013

    Instructors: Ada L Sinacore (Fall)

    • Students taking courses which access the ECP Assessment Materials Resource Centre are required to pay an access fee as well as the cost of all consumables required per course. The fee is dependent on the number of consumables/protocols used in each class and is refundable during the withdrawal with full refund period. The fee in Fall 2013 is $58.48
  • EDPC 665D1 Practicum (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : Practice in counselling interactions in preparation for internship. Developing expertise and confidence in a full range of skills to help clients make and implement self-directed choices. Emphasis on the counsellor as an educational and therapeutic agent dealing with vocational, educational, and personal counselling using various intervention modes.

    Terms: Fall 2013

    Instructors: Jack Destefano, Martin Drapeau, Shawna Atkins, Jennifer Titus, Shakib Nasrullah, Evgenia Milman, Zofia Czajkowska, Alisha Henson (Fall)

    • Students must register for both EDPC 665D1 and EDPC 665D2
    • No credit will be given for this course unless both EDPC 665D1 and EDPC 665D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms
  • EDPC 665D2 Practicum (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : See EDPC 665D1 for course description.

    Terms: Winter 2014

    Instructors: Shawna Atkins, Jack Destefano, Martin Drapeau (Winter)

    • Prerequisite: EDPC 665D1
    • No credit will be given for this course unless both EDPC 665D1 and EDPC 665D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms
  • EDPE 622 Multiculturalism and Gender (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Psychology) : Multicultural, multilingual and gender issues as they relate to the practising school and counselling psychologist. Implications and their impact in assessment, research, training, and intervention.

    Terms: Winter 2014

    Instructors: Ada L Sinacore, Louise Overington (Winter)

    • Restriction: Open to School/ Applied Child and Counselling Psychology students only

Elective Courses (3 credits)

The following courses may be offered periodically and taken to complete or exceed the academic requirements. Electives may also be chosen from other courses offered by the Department or other departments of the University. Choice of electives not listed below requires the approval of the Program Director.

  • EDPC 616 Individual Reading Course (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : Candidates may, with the consent of the Department, elect this individual reading and conference course in lieu of one of the above courses.

    Terms: Fall 2013, Winter 2014, Summer 2014

    Instructors: Ada L Sinacore, Ingrid Sladeczek, Marilyn R Fitzpatrick, Martin Drapeau (Winter) Marilyn R Fitzpatrick, Steven Shaw (Summer)

  • EDPC 670 Current Trends in Counselling (3 credits)

    Offered by: Educational&Counselling Psych (Faculty of Education)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Ed Psych & Couns (Counselling) : Advanced studies in current trends in the counselling profession. Recent developments in areas such as behavioural counselling, interpersonal process recall, and consultation models will be treated. The content of the course will change periodically to reflect developing trends.

    Terms: Summer 2014

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2013-2014 academic year.

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