Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology / Teaching
Walden University

Program Details

Walden’s PhD in Clinical Psychology program can prepare you to practice, teach, or research to positively impact the mental health of diverse clientele. In this blended clinical psychology PhD program, featuring online and in-person participation, you can gain the skills to assess mental wellness and provide interventions as a practitioner, educator, researcher, or consultant.

In this specialization, you will examine theories, techniques, and issues that are related to teaching psychology at the collegiate level, including instructional design. Coursework includes an overview and critical analysis of various instructional methods and techniques. You will analyze specific instructional applications in various settings and through multiple theories of learning, such as behavioral, cognitive, humanistic, and social-situational.

Requirements

  • Must hold a masters degree.

Four residencies are required (Residency 2 may be virtual, Residency 4 may be virtual or a capstone intensive retreat).

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission