Final Exam Essay - Alisa McVay - 1 Alisa McVay PSY 350...

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1Alisa McVayPSY 350University and College Counseling (CH. 19)The area of counseling I wish to pursue is university and college counseling, as I amcurrently involved as a peer advisor for the psychology department at Portland State University. Iwish to continue this career path and become a university counselor, specifically at a counselingcenter on campus.What makes careers in college counseling unique from the careers of other counselors isthat college counselors serve adult students who are working toward earning college oruniversity degrees. The primary responsibilities of college counselors are enrollmentmanagement, student success, campus safety, college student stress, managing the mental healthof students, and suicide prevention (Capuzzi & Gross, 2017, p. 435). College counselors alsofulfill assessments, prevention, intervention, and outreach. Counselors intervene in situations inwhich there are mental health emergencies on campus. The most common role of college and

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Term
Spring
Professor
Driesen
Tags
College Counseling

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