As an expressive arts therapy student at Lesley, you’ll train to become both a licensed mental health counselor and an expressive arts therapist whose therapeutic practice integrates principles of creativity, imagination, attunement, embodiment, performance, expression, and experience. You’ll learn from pioneers in the field, gain 1,150 hours of clinical experience, and graduate ready to guide individuals, groups, and communities toward wellness.
Work with Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Expressive Arts Therapy at Lesley University that allow us to access our inner resources and make meaningful connections with one another. As an expressive arts therapist, you’ll facilitate creative processes through the most meaningful medium for each person and situation. Through reflective practice and clinical exploration learn to select approaches through the expressive arts (including music, drama, dance, writing, and visual arts) that fit clients’ needs, abilities, strengths, and goals for treatment.
While here, develop your identity as an artist as well as a therapist. Commit yourself to working within a social justice framework. With a foundation in clinical mental health counseling, gain an understanding of how one’s mind, body, spirit, and socio-cultural identity affect physical and behavioral health.
- Research and Evaluation
- Psychopathology and Clinical Practice
- Students select one special treatment issues course
- Theories of Mental Health Counseling
- Assessment and Mental Health Counseling
- Thesis Seminar
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesPsychology School Counselling Clinical Psychology View 1318 other Masters in Psychology in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Official Transcripts
- Foreign Academic Credentials Evaluation
- 3 Letters of Recommendation
- Standardized Test Scores
- English Language Proficiency
- Written Personal Statement
International35700 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 71400 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
National35700 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 71400 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
Living costs for Cambridge
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.