Take your career to the next level with the core competencies and specialized skill-set you need to pursue a career as a mental health counselor. The Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling from Mississippi College provides a faith-based curriculum. It’s designed to train you in the theories, models and techniques of professional counseling to give you the skills you need to work with clients of all ages and the families. Plus, it’s accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
With convenient evening classes for fall, spring, and summer semesters, this program is perfect for working professionals looking to strike that delicate balance between commitments for work, home and study. Working with your like-minded peers, you’ll gain a thorough understanding of mental health issues … research legal and ethical concerns … and investigate addictions counseling — all from a Christian perspective.
Course highlights include:
- Legal, Ethical, and Professional Issues in Counseling
- Theories of Personality & Counseling
- Helping Relationships
- Research — Methods and Procedures
- Multicultural Counseling
- Lifespan Development
- Lifestyle and Career Counseling
- Addictions Counseling
- Adult Psychopathology — Assessment and Treatment
To learn more about your M.S. in Mental Health Counseling, fill out the form. We’ll be in touch to answer your questions and help you determine if this program is right for you.