CNPS 534 | Gender and Sex Role Issues in Counselling

Theory, research, and practice in the area of gender and sex role issues related to counselling.

This is a graduate seminar that considers a range of theory and issues in relation to gender. Discussion topics will include: masculinity, femininity, communication, romantic relationships, mental health, sexual orientation and LGBTQ issues, violence, trauma, and social marginalization. The seminar emphasizes the relevance of gender, as both a social and psychological category, to counselling practice.

Prerequisites: None

Credits: 3