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    Explain why the counseling field aligns with your personal philosophy

    Psychology Journal

    COU 500 Week Two Journal Guidelines and Rubric Overview: This journal activity is private between you and the instructor. In this assignment, you will begin evaluating your personal counseling philosophy. Prompt: In your journal, address the following critical elements:

     Explain why the counseling field aligns with your personal philosophy.

     Justify your choice to enter the counseling field. Use evidence from this week’s assigned reading to support your response.

     Describe whether the ACA Code of Ethics shaped your personal choice to enter the field of counseling.

     Assess personal characteristics that will be an asset to you in the counseling profession.

     Identify an event from the timeline in the intro to Topic Two multimedia, addressing how it aligns with or influences your personal philosophy.

    Rubric

    Guidelines for Submission: Your journal entry should be 2 to 3 paragraphs in length. Any sources should be cited according to APA style.

    Critical Elements Exemplary (100%) Proficient (90%) Needs Improvement (70%) Not Evident (0%) Value

    Alignment to a Personal

    Philosophy

    Meets “Proficient” criteria and demonstrates a deep understanding of personal philosophy

    Explains why the counseling field aligns with a personal philosophy

    Explains why the counseling field aligns with a personal philosophy, but explanation contains incomplete or inaccurate information

    Does not explain why the counseling field aligns with a personal philosophy

    20

    Justification Meets “Proficient” criteria and demonstrates solid justifications with particularly relevant evidence

    Justifies the choice of entering the counseling field with evidence from the assigned reading

    Justifies the choice of entering the counseling field with evidence from the assigned reading, but response contains incomplete or inaccurate information

    Does not justify the choice of entering the counseling field

    20

    ACA Code of Ethics Meets “Proficient” criteria and demonstrates a complete understanding of the ACA Code of Ethics

    Describes whether the ACA Code of Ethics shaped the personal choice to enter the field of counseling

    Describes whether the ACA Code of Ethics shaped the personal choice to enter the field of counseling, but description contains incomplete or inaccurate information

    Does not describe whether the ACA Code of Ethics shaped the personal choice to enter the field of counseling

    15

    https://www.counseling.org/resources/aca-code-of-ethics.pdf
    https://www.counseling.org/resources/aca-code-of-ethics.pdf

    Personal Characteristics

    Meets “Proficient” criteria and demonstrates particularly relevant personal characteristics

    Assesses personal characteristics that will be an asset in the counseling profession

    Assesses personal characteristics that will be an asset in the counseling profession, but assessment contains incomplete or inaccurate information

    Does not assess personal characteristics that will be an asset in the counseling profession

    20

    Timeline Meets “Proficient” criteria and chooses an event that is particularly relevant to a personal philosophy

    Identifies an event from the timeline, addressing how it aligns with or influences a personal philosophy

    Identifies an event from the timeline, addressing how it aligns with or influences a personal philosophy, but response contains incomplete or inaccurate information

    Does not identify an event from the timeline or address how it aligns with or influences a personal philosophy

    15

    Articulation of Response

    Submission is free of errors related to citations, grammar, spelling, syntax, and organization and is presented in a professional and easy-to-read format

    Submission has no major errors related to citations, grammar, spelling, syntax, or organization

    Submission has major errors related to citations, grammar, spelling, syntax, or organization that negatively impact readability and articulation of main ideas

    Submission has critical errors related to citations, grammar, spelling, syntax, or organization that prevent understanding of ideas

    10

    Total 100%

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