Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC)
60 credit M.S. in Counseling with a concentration in CMHC (CACREP, 2009)
66 credit M.S. in Counseling with a concentration in CMHC (w/thesis *) (CACREP, 2009)
*Requires approval of the Counseling Department’s Thesis Committee. Detailed information is found in the Thesis Procedures document.
The 60 credit M.S. degree with a concentration in CMHC includes the coursework and field experiences (practicum/internships) required for licensure as a mental health professional in Nebraska. Students who complete two additional elective courses (COUN 8686 & COUN 8696) will also have completed the academic requirements for provisional licensure in the area of Alcohol and Drug Counseling (LADC) in Nebraska.
Graduates of the Clinical Mental Health Counseling concentration are employed in a variety of settings, including but not limited to public and private counseling organizations, for and non-profit organizations, hospitals (public/private), college & university counseling centers, and private practices.
Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Programs (CACREP, 2009)
Curriculum & Plans of Study
Practicum & Internship Documents
- Practicum & Internship Site List (CMHC)
- Clinical Mental Health Counseling Practicum Manual (COUN 8220)
- Clinical Mental Health Counseling Internship I Manual (COUN 8250)
- Clinical Mental Health Counseling Advanced Internship Manual (COUN 8260)