The master of arts in clinical mental health counseling program, offered in Huntington and Fort Wayne, Indiana, as well as online, provides students with unique educational experiences in and out of the classroom. Some of the program distinctives include: a program that meets or exceeds all Indiana state requirements for licensure as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), professors who are actively seeing clients, intentionality in faith integration, extensive theoretical breadth, experiential learning opportunities and a commitment to serving the community.
Each state has regulations related to therapy practice, internships and mental health licensing. Students should become familiar with regulations in their state of residence. In particular, students should become knowledgeable of state regulations regarding distance (online) education and specific course and internship requirements. Students are responsible for understanding unique licensure requirements of their state.