Concentration in Expressive Arts Therapy

This concentration is offered within the Master of Arts degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling in the Department of Human Development and Psychological Counseling. The Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), thus students receive a thorough academic grounding in the knowledge and skills required to become a professional counselor as well as specialized training in expressive arts therapy.

Required Courses for Expressive Arts Therapy Concentration (9 semester hours)

  • HPC 6360: Therapy and the Expressive Arts (3)
  • HPC 6370: Intermodal Expressive Arts Therapy (pre-requisite HPC 6360) (3)
  • HPC 6390: Current Issues in Expressive Arts (pre-requisite HPC 6360) (3)

Once enrolled in the Master's program, students also have the option of completing the Graduate Certificate in Expressive Arts Therapy.