Counseling Psychology Concentration

MA in Transpersonal Counseling Psychology

The 60-credit Counseling Psychology concentration offers experiential and theoretical study that joins spirituality and psychology through methods such as meditation, Gestalt awareness, psychodynamic approaches, and client-centered therapy. Together these media challenge students to deep inner personal exploration as well as focused relational work with others. Exploration of the psychotherapeutic process is balanced with personal reflection and shared observations with peers and instructors. Students choose from a variety of electives including specialized transpersonal approaches, meditation, marriage and family therapy, Jungian psychology, body awareness, and Gestalt therapy. The counseling concentration emphasis on integrating traditional and innovative methods provides students with a rich foundation for future service.