Spring 2022 Adjunct Faculty COUN 233-02

Saint Mary’s College of California

Moraga, CA

ID: 7087791 (Ref.No. 2583720)
Posted: October 25, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Location: Moraga, CA
Open Date: Oct 21, 2021
Deadline: Nov 19, 2021 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Description:Per course adjunct faculty for the Counseling program's course, COUN 233-02.

Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential campus nestled 20 miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque Moraga Valley. B
ased in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions, Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 students from diverse backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs. The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College.

As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary's offers undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and professional education. Saint Mary's reputation for excellence, innovation, and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry, integrative learning, and student interaction bring these traditions to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to the educational benefits of diversity.

COUN 233-02 - Law, Ethics and Values

February 9 - May 18, 2022, Wednesday, 4:15pm - 7:00pm

This course investigates legal, ethical, and values issues as they relate to counseling students in all specializations in the Counseling Department. The class is designed to teach a process of ethical decision-making and to increase awareness of the complexities in practice. The instructor must be familiar with major laws and ethical principles in the field of counseling in general, as outlined by the American Counseling Association (ACA) Code of Ethics. Students will be exposed to specific laws related to their specializations (e.g., school counseling or school psychology, marriage and family therapy) in other courses. This course focuses on local, state, and national laws governing the general practice of professionals in the counseling field.

Required Qualifications:

Candidates must have a M.A., M.S., or Ph.D. in Counseling, Psychology, Social Work, Human Development, Higher Education & Student Affairs, or a related field. Candidates must have experience teaching at the graduate level in Counseling, Psychology, or a closely related area, or at least 3 years of experience as a practicing clinician (e.g., MFT, PCC, clinical or counseling psychologist), school-based mental health professional (e.g., school counselor or school psychologist), or counselor in a higher education setting (e.g., college/university).

Preferred Qualifications:

Current license in Marriage & Family Therapy, Professional Clinical Counseling, or Psychology, or Pupil Personnel Services Credential in School Counseling, Social Work, or School Psychology.

A demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence, multicultural/international competence, social justice, clinical expertise, and familiarity with counseling theory and practice.

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