Jan 16, 2019  
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2014-2015 
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CNSC 615 - Legal and Ethical Issues for the School Counselor

(3 credits)
This advanced level course will provide school counselors with a comprehensive examination of pertinent ethical issues, standards, and laws. A brief overview of the judicial system – both federal and Massachusetts state policies – will be covered as it pertains to the work of school counselors. Course topics will include individual and institutional rights and responsibilities, communication privileges, malpractice liability, Americans with Disabilities Act, due process, IDEA, standards of practice and the ethical codes of school counselors and the American Counselor Association. (Formerly CNSG 615)