MEd in Counselling Psychology

Counselling and Psychotherapy

Learn and develop your counselling skills for a variety of settings, from community mental health to family service environments. Through coursework and an optional practicum component, this program provides you with the basic preparation for certification as a Certified Canadian Counsellor with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA) as well as a Registered Psychotherapist with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario.

Study options
Full-time
Part-time
Program length
5 sessions full-time, 10 sessions part-time
Example career pathways
Counsellor; psychotherapist; leadership positions in the public sector, private clinics and post-secondary institutions
Basic program requirements
10 half courses
Comprehensive exam
Practicum
Example courses
Theories and Techniques of Counselling and Psychotherapy (APD1202Y)
Critical Multicultural Practice: Diversity Issues in Counselling and Psychotherapy (APD1214Y)
Career Counselling and Development: Transitions in Adulthood (APHD1268H)