Genetic Counseling Training
Our faculty utilizes state-of-the-art testing laboratories, research facilities, and genomic resources to train clinicians and doctors to work with their patients and clients in awide range of settings from multicultural backgrounds. The curriculum provides a balance of cutting-edge genomic technology with strong psychosocial counseling techniques and research training. We emphasize critical thinking skills that will be increasing needed as genetics and genomic is translated into new professional settings. All aspects of the training are tailored so that content is clinically applicable from to start.
Our vision is to build a genetic counseling that embrace, empowers, includes, respects, educates and support colleagues, students, clinicians, doctors and partners from all walks of life.
Our mission: we committed to prioritizing innovative, personalized and applied genetic counseling, education and practice, through a combination of dynamic coursework, fieldwork, research, introspection and supportive mentoring.
Provide clinicians with appropriate knowledge and experience to become discerning, empathic, independent, and inclusive counselors
Includes a balance of psychosocial, medical, scientific and research components
Evolves dynamically with the clinicians, doctors, faculty and with the professions
Critically evaluate information and conduct clinical research
Establish strong oral and written communication skills
Promote the field genetic counseling through clinical care, teaching, research, advocacy, and leadership