The objective of this course is to examine major theories of counseling and counseling processes in a diverse society. Theories covered include Psychodynamic, Person Centered, Behavioral, Cognitive Behavioral, Solution Focused, Narrative, Feminist, Family Systems (introduction), and Multicultural. Students will choose one theory to explore in-depth. Students will be encouraged to engage in thoughtful consideration and selection of aspects of counseling theories that can be incorporated to student’s developing style towards an integrated synthesis of personal awareness of counseling theory Identify characteristics of counseling theories that students can or should integrate into their therapeutic repertoire.