Immaculata's 60-credit Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) and is also in alignment with the requirements for the State of Pennsylvania’s professional counselor licensure (LPC).
The M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) prepares students to function as counselors in the mental health field. You will be instructed in ethical practice, social and cultural diversity, human growth and development, career development, and helping relationships. Classes will provide training in areas relevant to the professional discipline of mental health counseling, such as:
Research and program evaluation
Crisis intervention and trauma
You may pursue the M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling with or without pursuing a certification in School Counseling PreK-12.