No. Because of the unique and comprehensive nature of our certificate programs, other coursework or learning experiences cannot count toward the completion of the certificate.
Sorry, in-person workshops, speaker events, and discussions that occur during residencies are an integral part these two programs, and required to earn your certificate. If you know you will be unable to attend an in-person residency during the course of … Read More
California MFTs and LCSWs who complete the LGBT or Trauma certificate programs will be awarded 150 units.
If you are currently paying off student loans, you can apply for an In School Deferment with your lender/servicer, which would suspend your payments until you complete the certificate program. Keep in mind that interest would still be accruing on … Read More
Yes – Financial aid is available to certificate students enrolled in at least four units per quarter.
According to the American Mental Health Counseling Association (AMHCA) “Increasingly, both the public and insurance providers are looking for qualified clinical mental health counselors who have acquired cutting-edge training and clinical abilities. Advanced practice clinical counselors with specialist skills are … Read More
In this workshop, each team of students will fully implement the service-learning project proposed during the previous quarter. Students work on these in consultation with community members, and count on the support from teaching assistants and faculty. Throughout the process, … Read More
In this workshop, student teams explore a section of South Central Los Angeles. With the support of teaching assistants and faculty, students experience the neighborhood. In getting to know the community, each student team will develop and propose a service-learning … Read More
In this workshop, students, divided in teams, will spend time in the Little Tokyo area of Downtown Los Angeles. With the support of faculty and teaching assistants, they will unobtrusively observe and record both material and symbolic evidence of community … Read More