The Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling is designed to meet the educational requirements for licensure as a professional school and clinical counselor. Students in the clinical counseling program benefit from direct service counseling activities with individuals and/or groups, supervised activities in the area of diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional disorders and face-to-face meetings with on-site PCC licensed supervisors. 以耶稣会传统为基础的灵活的课程, 泽维尔把学生塑造成值得信赖的人, 道德, 解决问题的学校和临床顾问.


We invite applications from students with a bachelor's degree and a solid academic background. 你可以在夏季、秋季或春季学期开始学习.

申请被正式接受为攻读学位的学生, submit the following application materials online to the Office of 研究生入学:

  • Completed online application (choose Counseling, then Clinical Mental Health)
  • One official transcript of all undergraduate and graduate work from accredited colleges or universities.
  • 一份简历.
  • 一份至少500字的研究生学习目的陈述.
  • Two letters of reference from individuals commenting on the applicant's academic/professional potential.
  • (可选) Official test scores from the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or the Graduate Record Exam (GRE).
  • 泽维尔大学提供MAT课程. For information about registering for the MAT, please call 513-745-3531. If you have previously taken the GRE and want to have your scores sent to Xavier, 请联系great 1-888-GRE-SCORE.



  • 春季学期:10月1日
  • 夏季学期:2月1日
  • 秋季学期:2月1日

Faculty will review the pool of applications after each of these dates and will then invite selected candidates to an on-campus interview to continue the application process.


The Clinical Mental Health Counseling program is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). 认证截止日期为2023年3月31日. The CACREP 2009 standards combine the Community Counseling and Mental Health Counseling standards into standards for Clinical Mental Health Counseling programs.



总时间............ 12cr.

  • coun501寿命开发
  • 咨询理论 & 技术
  • 组进程
  • 职业咨询


总时间............ 8cr.

  • 579年清纯甜美的心理 & 成就测试
  • 心理健康咨询导论
  • 咨询问题 & 道德
  • 家庭关系


总时间............ 9cr.

  • 咨询研究方法
  • 跨文化咨询
  • 实习前/辅导实验室
  • 765危机咨询


总时间............ 11cr.

  • 清纯甜美642咨询 & 监督
  • 治疗成瘾(高级)
  • 773辅导实习


总时间............ 20cr.

  • cou671咨询实习(600小时)
  • 清纯甜美760个性 & 异常行为
  • 智力和人格评估
  • cou763精神病理诊断
  • 清纯甜美764咨询 & 心理治疗
  • 对严重智障人士的干预技巧


寿命开发- coun501 - 3 credit hours - Lifespan Development involves the study of the nature and needs of individuals at all developmental levels. Knowledge and comprehension of issues of human adjustment faced at all stages of development from conception through retirement are addressed through the application of psychological principles in the field of counseling.

咨询问题和伦理- cou631 - 2 credit hours - This course is designed to increase awareness of complexities present in counselor practice and to teach a process of 道德 decision-making. 除了, the student will learn 道德 and legal responsibilities of the counselor and the counseling profession.

人格与异常行为- cou760 - 3 credit hours - A study of the dynamics of the disturbed personality, 症状, 原因, 精神神经症的治疗, 精神病, 和异常的个性. Emphasis is placed on psychopathological conditions related to children, 青少年, 年轻人和中年人, 和老年人.

辅导实习-国家773 - This practicum experience involves completing recorded interviews with bona fide clients and producing appropriate client reports and student self-evaluation forms. Students must complete a total of 40 clock hours of counseling sessions with approximately four clients, 其中8小时必须记录下来供主管审阅. 学生还将带领一个团体咨询经验.



Xavier is ranked #1 for its excellent academic reputation among top competitors in the region. 学生能从教育中得到最大的收获, from rigorous classroom studies to experiential learning in the real world.


辛辛那提儿童医院的外观, 一个临床咨询专业的学生可以获得现场经验的地方

俄亥俄的辅导员, 社会工作者, Marriage and Family Therapist Board requires that a minimum of 600 clock hours of supervised clinical counseling experience in an on-site setting be completed as part of the student's master's program. Xavier's program is designed to meet this requirement by offering four semester hours of internship activities.


Student earning their masters in clinical counseling learning in a classroom

Xavier's clinical counseling program's curriculum is founded in the Jesuit learning tradition, 强调整体, individualized care and focuses on 道德 and professional standards within the field of clinical counseling. Courses focus on applying the theories of psychology to real-world situations.



Since a majority of students in the clinical counseling program are employed, 课程和课程安排在下午晚些时候, 晚上和周末,以适应学生的时间表.


咨询部门, 与泽维尔大学的使命相一致, 寻求培养个人成为专业人士, multiculturally-competent and 道德 school and clinical counselors in diverse practice environments. 我们的CACREP认证项目强调服务学习, 社会正义, theory and evidence-based practice in both course work and practical experience. Students will identify with the counseling profession in general and actively participate in appropriate professional groups and professional development activities associated with the field, understand and demonstrate 道德 behaviors in all domains with their counseling activities and so much more.

泽维尔大学 专业科学学院 培养本科生和研究生的智力, 道德上和精神上为职业和职业服务. CPS challenges students to strive for academic excellence and life-long learning through promoting collaboration and community partnerships, 与整合研究, 奖学金和创新.

泽维尔大学是位于辛辛那提的一所私立大学, 俄亥俄州, 提供耶稣会天主教传统的人文教育. Founded in 1831, the University is the sixth-oldest Catholic university in the nation. It has been ranked among the top 10 master's-level universities in the Midwest by U.S. 新闻 & 过去二十年的世界报告. The Princeton Review names it one of the "Best 385 Colleges in America."