Doctoral Internship I   [Archived Catalog]
GRADUATE CATALOG 2015-2016
   

COU 8801 - Doctoral Internship I

Credits, 3 sem. hrs.
Prerequisite(s): Admission to Doctor of Professional Counseling degree program to begin the first course in the clinical training sequence; successful completion of the earlier course in the sequence in order to continue This course will provide the professional counselor with ongoing supervised clinical training throughout the doctoral program. Supervised hours may be used to satisfy requirements for various credentials including licensure and certification. The clinical training is intended to facilitate movement from basic competence to master clinical competence and supervisory competence. The clinical training sequence also affords opportunities for increasingly complex case conceptualization and mastery of a specialization. During the last internship (COU 8804 ), the professional counselor will demonstrate clinical proficiency at the master clinical level.