Clinical Mental Health Counseling

CLINICAL MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING (Post Master’s Certificate)

This Post-Master’s Certificate (PMC) is a 15-credit program designed to prepare counselors and other human service professionals for specialized areas of practice through the provision of advanced preparation and supervised experience. An applicant is required to have completed a master’s degree in counseling or a related field from a regionally accredited institution of higher education, submit a detailed resume or curriculum vitae, a statement of personal and career goals, graduate transcripts, and two letters of recommendation.

(Note: letters are not required for students currently enrolled in, or who have recently graduated from, the School of Education’s Clinical Mental Health Counseling or School Counseling master’s programs.)

ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS

CLINICAL MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING CERTIFICATE
Post Master’s Certificate: Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Enrollment:Part-Time
Start Terms:Fall & Spring
Application Deadline: Spring 2020:
November 1

Priority Deadline Fall 2020:
February 15

Regular Deadline Fall 2020:
April 1
Application Requirements:
Online application form
$80.00 application fee
Resume/CV
Essay:
A 2-page reflective essay on: Why you would like to become a Clinical Mental Health Counselor? What type of contribution would you like to make to the clinical mental health service provider community? What do you bring from your background and professional experiences that may support and/or constrain your becoming an effective Clinical Mental Health Counselor? Your experiences around human diversity and how they shape and reflect your values and goals as a counselor. What impact has volunteer, travel, and/or work had on your growth as someone interested in being a Clinical Mental Health Counselor?

Two Letters of Recommendation:
Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended

REQUIREMENTS

The plan of study requires a minimum of 15 graduate credits, selected in consultation with the student’s faculty adviser, to be completed within three years.

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE

In accordance with US Department of Education regulations, the JHU School of Education is required to disclose select information for all Title IV eligible gainful employment (GE) programs. To see the most recent data available for this GE program, please view the attached disclosure.

Contact Us

Faculty Contact
Dr. Anita Young

Academic Program Coordinator
Kyuanna Napper
410-516-4027