CMHC Course Offerings

Program of study leading to a Master's of Science (M.S.) degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC). Total credits required for M.S. degree is 60 credits. Students will choose 3 out of the 5 elective courses offered, but all other courses are mandatory.

Course No.

Course Description

Credits

MHC 510

Counseling Orientation and Ethics

3

MHC 512

Counseling Theories

3

MHC 514

Clinical Mental Health Counseling Foundations

3

MHC 516

Developmental Theories

3
MHC 518

Counseling Skills

3

MHC 520

Methods of Research

3

MHC 522

Social and Cultural Aspects of Counseling

3

MHC 524

Psycho-diagnostics and Treatment in Counseling

3

MHC 525

Psychopathology

3

MHC 526

Assessment in Counseling

3

MHC 528

Community Mental Health Counseling

3

MHC 530

Group Counseling

3

MHC 532

Career and Vocational Counseling

3

MHC 534

Crisis Intervention and Consultation

3

MHC 540

Elective: Spirituality and Counseling

3

MHC 542

Elective: Social Justice and Advocacy Issues in Counseling

3

MHC 544

Elective: Marriage and Family Counseling

3

MHC 546

Elective: Psychopharmacology for the Mental Health Counselor

3

MHC 548

Elective: Addictions and Substance Abuse Counseling

3

MHC 550

Counseling Practicum (100 hours)

3

MHC 554

Internship in Counseling I (300 hours)

3

MHC 556

Internship in Counseling II (300 hours)

3

MHC 595

Comprehensive Exam/Professional Portfolio

0

 

 

 

 

Total Credits =

60

  

 

Mental Health Counseling By the Numbers

50

States offering licensure to

practice privately

139,800+

Practicing, independent, mental health

counselors in the U.S.

19%

Projected job growth over the next

8 years

6,800+

Certified, licensed and practing mental

health professionals in N.Y.

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