Registration No Longer Available. Do Not Register.
Theories and Techniques
three-unit academic course that
meets the California LPCC licensure
requirement for a masterís level core
course in group counseling.
All scheduled classes are recorded, so if you miss them you can still
register, access the material, and complete the course
segment of the class:
Saturday, Sept 24 9:00am-5:00pm
6038 Brann Street
This is a safe residential section of Oakland with a gated parking lot
Borens, MA is the past President of the California
Association for Counseling and Development and a veteran school
counselor at Skyline High School in Oakland, CA..
Sharon Bowles, MA
has served as Head
Counselor at Skyline High School. She currently is a consultant with
Castlemont High School. In
2008, Ms. Bowles was inducted into the H.B. Mac Daniel Hall of Fame,
for outstanding contributions to the field of Professional Counseling.
Emma Borens and
Sharon Bowles both teach in the Counseling Education
program at San Francisco State University.
of the Class.
The class as a whole is organized into several segments.
1) In-Person Workshop
by two experienced Counselors and Counselor educators, an orientation
to the profession with an empahsis on group counseling work, (Sept 24,
2011 ~ 7 hours)
instructor-led audioconferences, featuring brief
presentations and Q&A (online, recorded for those who cannot
attend live ~ 6 hours)
3) Capstone In-Person
Workshop, (November, 2011 ~ 7 hours)
Individuals can register for this course at any time, even after the
scheduled classes -- everything is recorded and accessible online
$560, through the end of 2011. Tuition will increase in 2012
workshop provides training in group counseling theories and
techniques, including principles of group dynamics, group process
components, group developmental stage theories, therapeutic factors of
group work, group leadership styles and approaches, pertinent research
and literature, group counseling methods and evaluation of
Who Should Attend?
planning to apply for grandfathered LPCC licensure with the Board of
Behavioral Sciences (BBS)
Marriage and Family Therapists