Combined Counseling/School Psychology
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
Combined Counseling/School Psychology, DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
Our PhD program prepares you to function as a well-rounded generalist with a strong foundation in both counseling psychology and school psychology. You will engage in substantive training utilizing a scientist-practitioner model integrating psychological theory, research, and practice.
The combined approach promotes the optimal development of individuals, families, groups, and environmental systems using empirically-supported, culturally sensitive interventions that include assessment and diagnosis, interdisciplinary teamwork, relatively brief intervention approaches, prevention, consultation, outcome evaluation, career development, and ethical decision-making, in a broad array of settings including schools, universities, integrated healthcare, community mental health, correctional facilities, and independent practice.
This plan is accredited on contingency by the American Psychological Association.
This plan is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).