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Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling: School and Community Counseling Specialization

The School and Community Counseling Specialization will prepare you to address the developmental and mental health needs of children and adolescents in school and community settings.

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Graduate Arts and Social Sciences Programs Open House


April 16, 2016
10:00 am–1:00 pm

Creative Writing, Counseling, Clinical Mental Health: Expressive Therapies (Art, Music, Drama, Dance/Movement, and Expressive Arts), International Higher Education and Intercultural Relations, and Mindfulness
Learn how a graduate degree can help you take your passion and expertise to new heights.

6 Critical Skills for Counselors

6 Critical Skills Every Counselor Should Cultivate
6 Critical Skills Every Counselor Should Cultivate
Counselors today are working with increasingly diverse populations that have diverse sets of needs. Honing a solid set of essential skills makes for an effective, successful mental health practitioner.

Alumni Spotlight: Daniel Simone, '99

M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, School and Community Specialization

Dan's program at Lesley enabled him to become both a licensed Mental Health Counselor working in private practice, as well as a school counselor.  "I think the background and training Lesley provides is superior, and the program's emphasis on self and self-reflection makes you a better therapist."