The mission of the MA in Counseling Psychology Program is to train highly skilled counseling psychologists who can function effectively in various professional roles across diverse settings. This training focuses on the integration of science and practice through implementation of training consistent with the scientist-practitioner model.
The MA Program in Psychological Counseling is dedicated to the preparation of psychological counselors who facilitate the normal and optimal development of individuals, groups, and organizations that is culturally relevant and psychologically appropriate across the lifespan. Our students are taught to use strategies of prevention, intervention, and remediation to assist others in developing effective coping skills and responses to their environments.
MA in Counseling Psychology
• Focuses on the integration of science and practice through implementation of training consistent with the scientist-practitioner mode.
• Program organized in accord with recommendations and requirements for accreditation by the American Psychological Association.
• All 11 modules are taught by US faculty from the University of Iowa over the weekends in Admiralty Conference Center.
• Committed to providing a training environment that promotes, affirms, and supports cultural and individual diversity among students and faculty.
* Comparable/equivalent course in non-local institution and the HK course: Master of Arts in Psychological & Quantitative Foundations (Counseling Psychology). We are now preparing for registration under the Non-Local Courses Registry and the program is not open for enrolment.