The MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling will help you develop the understanding, clinical skills, and reflective capacity you’ll need in order to become an effective counselor.
The 60-credit Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling is designed for people who want comprehensive training in clinical mental health counseling.• Qualify for the Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) credential in Massachusetts• Gain valuable field experience• Study full or part-time
The program is appropriate for students who wish to benefit from two years of clinical internship experience. A combination of coursework and clinical supervision foster self-awareness and an understanding of ethical and professional guidelines for practice.
At Lesley University, Mental Health Counseling students develop practical skills through self-reflection, collaboration with expert faculty and peers, and two years of field experience. Direct, supervised contact with clients from a range of populations is required so that students leave the program fully prepared for professional practice.
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