This course will emphasize towards in depth training and skill development in handling group counseling. Students will be hands on trained towards applying group counseling skills. They will also applying both theoretical and technical skills in a group counseling developmental stages. Parts from that, students will also integrate the basic group attending skills in handling their own group until the termination of the counseling group.



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