Preparing students to 
lead social change.

Preparing students to
lead social change.


The Master of Arts in Counseling: Specialization in Forensic Counseling program requires the successful completion of field training and courses from those listed below.

Course offerings include:

  • Forensic Mental Health
  • Assessment & Testimony
  • Counseling in Forensic Populations
  • Violence, Aggression, and Social Deviance
  • Trauma and Victimology: Theory, Practice, & Advanced Counseling Skills
  • Adlerian Theory and Counseling
  • Professional, Legal, and Ethical Issues in Counseling
  • Counseling Theories
  • Counseling Skills
  • Diagnosis of Maladaptive Behavior
  • Counseling Multicultural Communities
  • Group Counseling
  • Couple and Family Counseling
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Research and Program Development
  • Appraisal and Assessment
  • Career Development Theories and Intervention
  • Addictions Counseling

Field Training and Seminars:

  • Social Justice Practicum I & II
  • Counseling Practicum and Seminar
  • Counseling Internship and Seminar I & II

Find course descriptions and more information in the Adler University course catalog at