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In the field of Counselling and Psychotherapy, the MEd program at University of Toronto provides individuals with the opportunity to learn and develop counselling skills appropriate for a variety of work settings. Students are encouraged to develop their courses and practicum learning experiences to suit their own goals. Examples of the types of goals for which suitable programs of study could be developed are adult counselling and psychotherapy, college and university counselling centres, career counselling, geriatrics counselling, multicultural counselling, and community mental health and family life centres.
The Counselling Psychology program at University of Toronto provides students with the basic preparation for certification as a Certified Canadian Counsellor (CCC) with the Canadian Counselling Association (CCA).
- Theories and Techniques of Counselling and Psychotherapy
- Practicum I: Interventions in Counselling Psychology and Psychotherapy
- Critical Multicultural Practice: Diversity Issues in Counselling and Psychotherapy
- Ethical Issues in Professional Practice and Psychotherapy
- Family Therapy
- Group Work in Counselling and Psychotherapy
- 20 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
5.0 full-course equivalents (FCEs)
DisciplinesPsychology Clinical Psychology Counselling Psychology View 121 other Masters in Psychology in Canada
Applicants are admitted under the General Regulations of the School of Graduate Studies. Applicants must also satisfy the additional admission requirements of the Department of Applied Psychology and Human Development stated below.
An appropriate bachelor's degree of any background or discipline, with a grade equivalent to a University of Toronto B+ or better in the final year, from a recognized university.
At least one year of relevant counselling-related experience.
Two letters of reference.
- At least one year of relevant experience.
International41600 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 41600 CAD per year during 20 months.
National10070 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10070 CAD per year during 20 months.
Living costs for Toronto
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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