Master of Arts in Education and Human Development in the Field of Clinical Mental Health Counseling
The master of arts in education and human development in the field of mental health counseling degree program prepares graduates to be knowledgeable and ethical professional counselors equipped for the practice of individual, couple, family, and group counseling. The program emphasizes working with diverse populations and developing strategies to promote the social, emotional, psychological, and physical health of individuals, families, communities, and organizations in a variety of settings. The program contributes to human development, adjustment, and change by encouraging its diverse faculty and student body to engage in reflective practice, critical inquiry, civic engagement, and responsible social action.
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The following requirements must be fulfilled: 60 credits, including 57 credits in required courses and 3 credits in elective courses, and completion of 600 hours in internships and 100 hours in a practicum.
|EDUC 6114||Introduction to Quantitative Research|
|CNSL 6151||Professional and Ethical Orientation to Counseling|
|CNSL 6153||Counseling Interview Skills|
|CNSL 6154||Theories and Techniques of Counseling|
|CNSL 6155||Career Counseling|
|CNSL 6157||Individual Assessment in Counseling|
|CNSL 6161||Group Counseling|
|CNSL 6163||Social and Cultural Dimensions - CNS|
|CNSL 6169||Counseling Substance Abusers|
|CNSL 6171||Family Counseling|
|CNSL 6173||Diagnosis and Treatment Planning|
|CNSL 6174||Trauma and Crisis Intervention|
|CNSL 6185||Internship in Counseling|
|CNSL 6186||Advanced Internship in Counseling|
|CNSL 6268||Foundations of Clinical Mental Health Counseling|
|HDEV 6108||Life Span Human Development|
|HDEV 6109||Child Development|
|or HDEV 6110||Adolescent Development|
|or HDEV 8244||Adult and Aging Development|
|CNSL 6269||Practicum I in Counseling|
|CNSL 6270||Practicum II in Counseling|
|3 credits in elective courses|
|Elective courses should be selected in consultation with the program advisor|
|Successful completion of Pre-Practicum Portfolio Requirements as outlined in the Counseling & Human Development Master’s Student Handbook|
|Successful completion of the Counselor Preparation Comprehensive Examination|