Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MA)

Program Features

临床心理健康咨询艺术硕士旨在满足作为专业学校和临床咨询师的执照的教育要求. 临床咨询项目的学生受益于与个人和/或团体的直接服务咨询活动, 在精神和情绪障碍的诊断和治疗领域的监督活动,并与现场PCC持证监督员进行面对面的会议. With a flexible curriculum based in the Jesuit tradition, Xavier shapes students into trustworthy, 道德, problem-solving school and clinical counselors.

入学

我们邀请拥有学士学位和扎实学术背景的学生申请. You may begin the program in the summer, fall, or spring term.

To apply for official acceptance as a degree-seeking student, 在网上向研究生招生办公室提交以下申请材料:

  • 完成在线申请(选择咨询,然后选择临床心理健康)
  • 所有被认可的学院或大学的本科和研究生的正式成绩单.
  • 一份简历.
  • A five hundred word minimum statement of purpose for graduate study.
  • 两封个人推荐信,评价申请人的学术/专业潜力.
  • (可选) 米勒类比考试(MAT)或研究生入学考试(GRE)的官方考试成绩.
  • 如果你以前参加过GRE考试,想要把你的成绩寄到泽维尔大学, please contact GRE at 1-888-GRE-SCORE.

Applicants should have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or above, a MAT score of 390 or above, or a score of 4.0 or above on the analytical section of the GRE.

Application deadlines are:

  • Spring Semester: October 1
  • Summer Semester: February 1
  • Fall Semester: February 1

学院将在每个日期之后审查申请池,然后邀请选定的候选人参加校园面试,继续申请过程.

Fully Accredited

临床心理健康咨询项目由咨询和相关教育项目认证委员会(CACREP)认证. The accreditation runs through March 31, 2023. CACREP 2009标准将社区咨询和心理健康咨询标准合并为临床心理健康咨询项目的标准.

课程

组我

总时间............ 16cr.

  • COUN 501 Lifespan Development
  • COUN 533 Counseling Theories & 技术
  • COUN 536 Group Process;
  • COUN 579 Psychological and Achievement Testing
  • COUN 630 Intro to Mental Health Counseling
  • COUN 636 Career Counseling

第二组

总时间............ 11cr.

  • COUN 509 Counseling Research Methods
  • COUN 631 Counseling Issues & 道德
  • COUN 638 Cross Cultural Counseling
  • COUN 640 Family Relations
  • COUN 669 Pre-Practicum/Counseling Lab

第三组

总时间............ 14cr.

  • COUN 642 Consultation and Supervision
  • COUN 765 Crisis Counseling
  • COUN 767 Treating Addictive Disorders
  • COUN 773 Counseling Practicum

第四组

总时间............ 19cr.

  • COUN 671 Counseling Internship
  • COUN 760 Personality and Abnormal Behavior
  • COUN 762 Clinical and Personality Assessment
  • COUN 763 Diagnosis of Psychopathology
  • COUN 764 Counseling and Psychotherapy
  • COUN 766 Intervention Skills for the Severely Mentally Disabled

Sample Courses

Lifespan Development - COUN 501 - 3个学时-寿命发展包括对各个发展水平的个体的本质和需求的研究. 从受孕到退休的所有发展阶段所面临的人类调整问题的知识和理解是通过心理咨询领域的心理学原则的应用来解决的.

Counseling Issues and 道德 - COUN 631 - 2个学时-本课程旨在提高对咨询师实践中存在的复杂性的认识,并教授一个道德决策过程. 除了, 学生将学习咨询师和咨询职业的道德和法律责任.

Personality and Abnormal Behavior - COUN 760 - 3个学时-研究被干扰人格的动力学, 症状, 原因, treatment of psychoneuroses, 精神病, and abnormal personalities. 重点放在与儿童有关的精神病理条件上, 青少年, young and middle-life adults, 和老年人.

Counseling Practicum - COUN 773 - 这一实习经历包括完成与真诚客户的录音访谈,并制作适当的客户报告和学生自我评估表. 学生必须完成总计40小时的咨询课程,约有4名客户, 8 hours of which must be recorded for supervisor review. Students will also be expected to lead a group counseling experience.

学费 and 费用

人人为我

泽维尔大学因其优异的学术声誉在该地区的顶级竞争者中排名第一. Students get the most out of their education, 从严格的课堂学习到现实世界的体验学习.

Practical and Field Experience

Exterior of 辛辛那提 Children's Hospital, 一个临床咨询学生可以获得现场经验的地方

The 俄亥俄州 Counselor, 社会工作者, 婚姻和家庭治疗师委员会要求,作为学生硕士课程的一部分,必须完成至少600小时的现场监督临床咨询经验. Xavier的项目通过提供四个学期的实习活动来满足这一要求.


Ethical and Professional Standards

获得临床咨询硕士学位的学生在课堂上学习

泽维尔的临床咨询项目的课程建立在耶稣会的学习传统, which emphasizes holistic, 个性化护理,注重临床咨询领域的伦理和专业标准. 课程的重点是将心理学理论应用到现实生活中.


Flexible Scheduling

Students in the clinical counseling program walking on campus

因为临床咨询专业的大部分学生都有工作, class and curricular offerings are scheduled in the late afternoon, evenings and weekends to accommodate student schedules.


Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MA) Program at Xavier University

The Counseling Department, consistent with the mission of Xavier University, seeks to prepare individuals to serve as professional, 在不同的实践环境中具有多元文化能力和伦理道德的学校和临床顾问. Our CACREP accredited programs emphasize service- learning, 社会正义, 理论和循证实践在课程工作和实践经验. 学生将普遍认同咨询专业,并积极参与与该领域相关的适当的专业团体和专业发展活动, 理解和展示道德行为在所有领域与他们的咨询活动等等.

Xavier University's College of Professional Sciences prepares undergraduate and graduate students intellectually, morally and spiritually for careers and professions of service. CPS通过促进合作和社区伙伴关系,鼓励学生追求卓越的学术成就和终身学习, and incorporating research, scholarship and innovation.

Xavier University is a private university located in 辛辛那提, 俄亥俄州, providing a liberal arts education in the Jesuit Catholic tradition. 该大学成立于1831年,是美国历史第六大天主教大学. 它被评为美国中西部地区前十的硕士水平大学之一.S. 新闻 & World Report for the past two decades. 《pp电子》将其评为“美国385所最佳大学”之一."