Certificate in Community Counseling

The graduate certification in Community Counseling is designed for individuals who have a Master’s degree in counseling from a CACREP (Council on Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs) accredited institution (or equivalent) in an emphasis other than community counseling. If this requirement has not been met, additional course work, or the MS Counseling program, may be required.   Visit http://www.uww.edu/coeps/departments/counseled/programs/post-masters for application materials.

Program Coordinator

Dr. Jennifer Betters-Bubon
Winther 6039
Phone: 262-472-1886
Email: bettersj@uww.edu

Department

Winther 6035
Phone 262-472-5426
Email: counslred@uww.edu

Download: Program Application for Certificate

Certificate in Community Counseling

Courses would be taken sequentially to address the development of counseling services relative to a community setting. The internship will be one or two semesters depending on the needs of the student, as determined by Counselor Education faculty. Students having had a year-long internship in their masters program and having had sufficient counseling experience with mental health populations will only be required to participate in a one semester Internship.

The Certificate Program requires completion of the following courses in sequence:

COUNSED 728CLINICAL STUDIES IN COUNSELING3
COUNSED 731INTRODUCTION TO MARRIAGE, COUPLES, AND FAMILY COUNSELING3
COUNSED 734FAMILIES: ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT OF ABUSIVE BEHAVIORS3
COUNSED 746COUNSELING AND THE CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY PROCESS3
COUNSED 795COUNSELING INTERNSHIP3-6
Total Units15-18