Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Students in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling1 Master of Arts program must complete a minimum of 60 credits including the following coursework. Candidates are expected to maintain an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Following are the courses on the degree plan.

COUN 5350Introduction to Substance and Process Addictions 13
COUN 5432Introduction to Clinical Mental Health Counseling 13
COUN 5433Multicultural Issues in Counseling 13
COUN 5447Lifespan Development for Professional Counseling 13
COUN 5457Career Development: Theory and Practice 13
COUN 5468Legal and Ethical Issues in Counseling 13
COUN 5501Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy 13
COUN 5553Counseling Relationships and Skills 23
COUN 6250Diagnosis and Treatment Across the Lifespan 13
COUN 6455Group Work: Theory and Practice 23
COUN 6467Assessment in Counseling 13
COUN 6515Trauma and Crisis Intervention 13
COUN 6553Advanced Skills and Techniques in Counseling 23
COUN 6568Research Methodology 13
COUN 6950Counseling Practicum 23
COUN 6981Clinical Mental Health Counseling Internship I 23
COUN 6982Clinical Mental Health Counseling Internship II 23
MFTH 5550Introduction to Marriage and Family Therapy 13
COUN Elective Credits 36
COUN 6999CComprehensive Exam in Clinical Mental Health Counseling 40
Total Credits60

Concentration in Queer and Trans Mental Health

MFTH 5470Queer and Trans Mental Health3
MFTH 5480Transgender and Gender Expansive Affirming Care1.5
MFTH 5481Conversations with Queer and Trans Youth1.5
MFTH 5999GQueer and Trans Mental Health Capstone3
Total Credits9