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Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Transpersonal Wilderness Therapy

Naropa University

24 months
Duration
24000 USD/year
24000 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Transpersonal Wilderness Therapy from Naropa University prepares you to practice as a psychotherapist in a myriad of settings, both outdoors and within clinical mental health agencies.

Overview

Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Transpersonal Wilderness Therapy from Naropa University gives you ten weeks’ direct experience in the wilderness, acquiring outdoor skills along with mental health interventions that incorporate the natural world into the therapeutic relationship.

As many as one-third of our students receive job offers from their internship placements. Our Transpersonal Wilderness Therapy graduates are working as school counselors, therapists in equine therapy programs, faculty members, addictions counselors, directors of outdoor therapy programs, and individual psychotherapists.

Students at Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Transpersonal Wilderness Therapy from Naropa University will:

  • demonstrate knowledge of core counseling curriculum.
  • demonstrate proficiency in clinical counseling skills.
  • demonstrate professional competence in counseling.
  • demonstrate the ability to effectively incorporate nature-based approaches into counseling.
  • demonstrate an understanding of how culture and social structures influences the human-nature relationship.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Wilderness Therapy Intensive: Wilderness Therapy 
  • Human Growth and Development 
  • Psychology of Meditation I: Mindfulness Training 
  • Counseling & Helping Relationships I: Transpersonal Wilderness Therapy 
  • Assessment 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority deadline for fall: January 17, 2023.

Credits

60 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit an Application
  • Transcripts
  • Statement of Interest
  • Resume/CV
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Wilderness Experience & Outdoor Skills Requirement
  • Interview

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    24000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    24000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 USD per semester during 24 months.

Year 3 - $7,500 per semester.

Living costs for Boulder

950 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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