Masters of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling / Forensic Counseling
Walden University

Program Details

The online Masters of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling explores the latest counseling theories; evidence-based research; and tools for preventing, diagnosing, and treating mental health disorders. 

Increasingly the legal and criminal justice systems are seeking the expert advice and skills of forensic counselors to determine the proper resolution of cases and the most effective treatment for offenders. Through this specialization, you can build your knowledge of mental health law, with a specific focus on juvenile justice and delinquency.

Requirements

Two residencies are required.

  • A masters degree is required

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission