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Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Program Details

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology offers the Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, a program that prepares students for a career offering mental health services in a variety of settings. Students will learn how to help diverse clients through issues such as depression, anxiety, grief, low self-esteem, stress, relationship difficulties, and suicidal impulses. Courses include topics such as ethics, research, diagnosis, prevention, assessment, multiculturalism and more. 

Graduates have an in-depth understanding of a wide range of mental health issues that will be seen as a strong asset in a variety of professional arenas, such as:

  • Business
  • Education
  • Government
  • Nonprofit
  • Integrative healthcare

Requirements

Resume. Three letters of recommendation. Admissions interview. Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university. Essay.

Must attend two, mandatory, four and a half day residencies at the Chicago campus.

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