Obtained through Thomas University, the Master of Science in Clinical Rehabilitation & Mental Health Counseling is available entirely online, and has no residency requirement. An M.S. in Clinical Rehabilitation & Mental Health Counseling prepares students for the CRC national examination.
By choosing an education in Rehabilitation Counseling, students engage in tasks that will require discipline, creativity, and responsibility. Graduates of the program most often find employment in human services, such as case managers, employment specialists, parole officers, or mental health or substance abuse counselors. Rehabilitation Counselors deal with the psychological, emotional, physical, and social aspects of the individual. These counselors work to provide their clients with the best possible independence achievable, whether physical or psychological.
Individuals in the program begin with courses in Theories and Techniques of Counseling, and Occupational Information and Vocational Analysis. Students then move on to classes in Behavioral Research Methods, and Job Development and Placement.
Must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. Resume. Personal statement. Three professional or academic references. Candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field from a regionally accredited college or university.
Council on Accreditation of Counseling and Related Programs (CACREP)
School Accreditation Statement
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges