TEKS-ALIGNED COURSE

Counseling & Mental Health

ABOUT THE COURSE

In the Counseling & Mental Health course, students model the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue a counseling and mental health career through simulated environments. Students are expected to apply knowledge of ethical and legal responsibilities which is an integral part of the profession. In addition, students will learn about Positive Relationships, Conflict Management, Illnesses & Disorders and much more.

ico_teksmet.svg Percentage of TEKS Met 51%
ico_totallessons.svg Total Lessons 23
ico_gradelevel.svg Grade Level 11-12
ico_projact.svg Projects & Activities 228
ico_assessments.svg Assessments 91
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FEATURED EXPERTS

Kenn A. Freedman, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology , Texas Tech University

Henry Colindres, C.M.I.
Interpreter Services Supervisor, Covenant Medical System

Shena Smith, Ph.D.
Licensed Psychologist, Covenant Medical System

Chetlen Crossnoe, M.D., Ph.D.
Family Medicine Physician, Grace Health System

SAMPLE LESSON | Understanding Mental Illnesses & Disorders

Each lesson includes media-rich presentations, a pre-made lesson plan, assessments and engaging real-world projects and activities. To get an idea of what iCEV offers, explore the sample lesson and resources below.

COURSE LESSONS

  • The Health Care Industry
  • Exploring Careers: Human Services
  • Counseling & Mental Health Services
  • The Human Body: The Nervous System & Special Senses
  • Maintaining Mental Health 
  • Understanding Mental Illnesses & Disorders
  • Family Health
  • Positive Relationships
  • Communication Styles
  • Listening 101
  • Teen Issues
  • Conflict Management
  • Child Abuse & Domestic Violence