Counseling and Student Affairs
Clinical Mental Health Counseling
(Effective Fall 2014)
Course requirements for the MAE in Counseling with a concentration in Clinical Mental Health Counseling are listed below. This program is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
- CNS 552 Testing & Assessment in Counseling
- CNS 554 Group Counseling
- CNS 555 Social and Cultural Diversity
- CNS 556 Developmental Career Counseling
- CNS 557 Human & Family Development
- CNS 558 Theories of Counseling
- CNS 559 Techniques of Counseling
- CNS 560 Professional Studies in Counseling and Marriage & Family Therapy
- CNS 567 Mental Health Diagnosis & Treatment
- CNS 568 Counseling Children and Adolescents
- CNS 569 Play Therapy
- CNS 583 Marriage Therapy
- CNS 588 Family Systems Counseling
- CNS 587 Professional Mental Health Counseling Practice
- CNS 591 Mental Health/Marriage and Family Practicum*
- CNS 592 Crisis Counseling
- CNS 596 Mental Health/Marriage and Family Internship (6 hours)^
- CNS 598 Research and Program Evaluation in Counseling
- CNS 637 Theories of Addictions
- AND a Clinical Mental Health Counseling Elective selected in consultation with advisor.
^CNS 596 Internship must be taken over a period of two semesters. Students must complete CNS 591 Practicum with a grade of B or better to be eligible to enroll in Internship.
*To enroll in practicum students must have completed the following prerequisites: 554, 555, 558, 560, and 559 with grades of B or better.