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Master's in Mental Health Program Requirements

Foundations (9 sem. hrs.)

  • BSC 560 Introduction to Counseling and the Counseling Profession
  • CHD 602 Research Methods and Program Evaluation
  • CHD 603 Assessment in Counseling

Area of Concentration (45 sem. hrs.)

  • CHD 610 Principles, Techniques and Theories of Counseling and Development
  • CHD 612 Lifespan Development
  • CHD 624 Career Counseling*
  • CHD 626 Group Process
  • CHD 635 Addictions
  • CHD 665 Foundations of Clinical Mental Health Practice
  • CHD 730 Social and Cultural Diversity in Counseling
  • CHD 740 Ethics and Issues in Counseling
  • CHD 772 Advanced Abnormal Behavior
  • CHD 775 Diagnosis of Mental and Emotional Disorders
  • CHD 777 Treatment of Mental and Emotional Disorders
  • CHD 780 Personality Assessment*
  • CHD 790 Practicum: Counseling Techniques
  • CHD 796I Internship in Clinical Mental Health Counseling I
  • CHD 796II Internship in Clinical Mental Health Counseling II

Electives (6 sem. hrs.)

  • CHD 710-1 Counseling Adolescents
  • CHD 710-2 Counseling Children
  • CHD 710-4 Spirituality in Counseling
  • CHD 710-6 Cross-Cultural Counseling
  • CHD 710-8 Conflict Resolution
  • CHD 710-9 Counseling Families
  • CHD 749 Crisis Intervention
  • CHD 751 Counseling for Grief and Loss
  • CHD 752 Trauma Assessment and Treatment
  • CHD 753 Relational Cultural Therapy
  • CHD 754 Psychopharmacology
  • CHD 755 Supervision and Consultation
  • CHD 756 Art Therapy**
  • CHD 757 Couples Therapy
  • CHD 762 Eating Disorders
  • CHD 763 Wellness
  • CHD 764 Motivational Counseling
  • CHD 767 Art Therapy II** (Prerequisite course is CHD 756)
  • CHD 768 Cognitive-Behavioral Interventions
  • CHD 662 Individual Study: Counseling and Development

*additional course fees for testing materials required

**additional fees for art supplies required

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