Curriculum

Bring together the arts and psychology 
with this leading-edge degree.

Bring together the arts and psychology
with this leading-edge degree.

Curriculum

The Master of Counselling Psychology: Art Therapy is a 60-credit hour program. Successful completion of this program includes the courses listed below.

Course offerings include:

  • Professional Development Seminar I & II
  • Historical and Theoretical Perspectives of Art Therapy
  • Theories of Psychotherapy
  • Life Span Development
  • Introduction to Adlerian Psychology
  • Social Justice Practicum I & II
  • Assessment, Research and Treatment Planning in Art Therapy
  • Theories and Methods of Art Therapy Intervention I: Families, Couples and Older Adults
  • Basic Intervention and Assessment Skills
  • Biopsychosocial Bases of Health for Counsellors
  • Group Intervention Skills
  • Studio Art
  • Professional Development, Issues and Ethics
  • Individual Appraisal for Counsellors in Practice
  • Arts Based Assessment, Research and Treatment Planning
  • Methods, Theory and Applications of Intersectionality and Community Engagement
  • Practicum Seminar I & II
  • Practicum I & II
  • Parent Education: Adlerian Theory and Interventions
  • Research Methods
  • Introduction to Addictive Disorders for Counsellors

Course Descriptions

Find course descriptions and more information in the Adler University Course Catalog at adler.edu/catalog.