Counseling Program

Why study Counseling at William James College

Request InformationClinical Mental Health Counselors provide invaluable services to individuals, groups, families, and systems. Employment of mental health counselors is expected to grow by 29% between 2012 and 2022, which is much faster than the average for all occupations. Mental health counselors will be needed to staff statewide networks that are being established to improve services for children and adolescents with serious emotional disturbances and for their families. Graduates of this program will have fulfilled all educational requirements to qualify for licensure in the state of Massachusetts as a Mental Health Counselor (LMHC). For more information about departmental areas of emphases and college-wide concentrations, please see below.


Counseling Program Areas of Emphasis

Couples and Family Therapy (MFT)

Couples and Family Therapy MA

Expressive Arts Therapy

Expressive Arts Therapy MA

Forensic and Correctional Counseling

Forensic and Counseling Psychology MA

Health and Behavioral Medicine

Counseling and Health Psychology MA

College-wide Concentrations

African & Caribbean Mental Health

African & Caribbean Mental Health

Global Mental Health

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Latino Mental Health

Latino Mental Health Concentration

Military & Veterans Psychology

Military and Veterans Psychology

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