According to information provided by the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), one in every eight Americans has a significant drug and/or alcohol problem, and 40% of those suffering with addiction also have some other mental/nervous disorder, which classifies them as having a “dual diagnosis.” Over 27 million Americans use illicit drugs … Continued
Colorado Christian University offers the Master of Arts in Counseling degree for students who want to take the National Counselor Exam or for students looking to advance their careers counseling individuals, families and groups. CCU’s counseling classes include hands-on field experiences and are offered evenings and occasional weekend times to help meet busy schedule demands. Upon completion of the CCU’s Master of Arts in Counseling, graduates are prepared to take the Colorado Licensure Exam. The application for admission to CCU’s Master of Arts in Counseling program is available online, giving you the flexibility to complete your application and access required documents in multiple stages.
Counseling Graduate Programs Provide Great Job Opportunity Any student in any degree program has a basic and underlying question: Will my degree program provide me with a job after graduation? This question may be particularly acute for students in counseling graduate programs. Although the counseling graduate program student may have a love for his or … Continued
If you’re asking how to become a Christian counselor, you’re asking a very good question. Christian counselors are among the most highly sought after professionals in today’s society. With skyrocketing depression statistics, medical and spiritual conditions on the rise, parenting conundrums ever increasing, and marriages in dire need of repair, Christian counselors provide a necessary … Continued
If you are considering a counseling master degree, there’s a bit of learning curve that you’ll encounter before you even set foot in the classroom. Anytime a person enters a new field—be it a new educational endeavor, a new job, or even a new hobby—there are a fresh set of facts, definitions, and concepts to … Continued
Choosing a counselor is not easy, and this is probably because of all the variables involved in making such a decision. From considering the gender of the counselor, to the scope of one’s issue, to the extent of the counselor’s training, to the level of their counseling degrees, to their are of specialty, there are … Continued