Whereas, Both written and oral testimony given through the consultation process used for the review of minimum qualifications for faculty in the California community colleges, known as the "Disciplines List," supported the following change in the Counseling Discipline; Master's in counseling, rehabilitation counseling, clinical psychology, counseling psychology, guidance counseling, educational counseling, social work, marriage and family therapy (MFT), marriage, family and child counseling (MFCC), or career development, OR The Equivalent. (NOTE: A license as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) is an alternative qualification for this discipline, pursuant to Title 5 Section 53410.1.)
Whereas, The Executive Committee of the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges, having evaluated this evidence, supports the revision;
Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges recommend that the Board of Governors adopt the proposed change in the Disciplines List for Counseling. MSC Disposition: Board of Governors, Local Senates
Recommend that the Board of Governors adopt the proposed change in the Disciplines List for Counseling. Change was adopted in November 2008 and published in January 2008 publication.