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The School Counseling Program and Mental Health Counseling Programs at Lincoln Memorial University are Accredited by CACREP, the Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs. CACREP Accreditation is a quality review process that ensures the quality, content, and delivery of the counselor education program. The student can be assured that appropriate knowledge and skill areas are included in training and that the program is stable, and meets the highest standards of the Counseling profession.

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LMU Counseling Program Syllabi:

Counseling Common Core - Taken by all MEd Counseling Students (36 credit hours)

CG 501: Orientation and Ethics in Counseling (3 credit hours)

CG 521: Career Counseling (3 credit hours)

CG 531: Social and Cultural Aspects of Counseling (3 credit hours)

CG 541: Counseling Skills (3 credit hours)

CG 581: Human Growth and Development (3 credit hours)

CG 593: Counseling Practicum and Seminar (3 credit hours)

CG 611: Counseling Theories (3 credit hours)

CG 621: Crisis Intervention and Consultation (3 credit hours)

CG 631: Group Counseling (3 credit hours)

CG 662: Psychopathology (3 credit hours)

CG 671: Assessment in Counseling (3 credit hours)

EDUC 511: Educational Research and Statistics (3 credit hours)


PreK-12 School Counseling - Concentration Specific Courses (24 credit hours)

CI 501: Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment (3 credit hours)

CI 516: Motivational Theory and Classroom Management (3 credit hours)

CG 508: Foundations of School Counseling (3 credit hours)

EDUC 501: Foundations of American Education (3 credit hours)

CG 698: Internship and Seminar in School Counseling (6 credit hours)

IL 561: School Law and Ethics (3 credit hours)

SPED 530: Special Education and Law, Practice, and Ethics (3 credit hours)


Clinical Mental Health Counseling Concentration Specific Courses (24 credit hours)

CG 509: Foundations of Mental Health Counseling (3 credit hours)

CG 551: Personality and Mental Health Issues in Counseling (3 credit hours)

CG 651: Evidence-Based Treatment and Treatment Planning (3 credit hours)

CG 669: Psychopharmacology for Counselors (3 credit hours)

CG 677: Legal and Ethical Issues in Professional Counseling (3 credit hours)

CG 687: Foundations of Marriage and Family Counseling (3 credit hours)

CG 699: Internship and Seminar in Mental Health Counseling (6 credit hours)