Promote inclusion through 
counseling and advocacy.

Promote inclusion through
counseling and advocacy.


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

Course offerings include:

  • Foundations of Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Disability
  • Rehabilitation Counseling Professional Identity Seminar I & II
  • Adlerian Theory and Counseling
  • Foundations of Clinical Mental Health
  • Professional, Legal, and Ethical Issues
  • Counseling Theories
  • Counseling Skills
  • Diagnosis of Maladaptive Behavior
  • Counseling Multicultural Communities
  • Group Counseling
  • Couples and Family Counseling
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Research and Program Evaluation
  • Addictions Counseling
  • Advocacy, Community Outreach & Case Management in Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Individual Appraisal and Assessment Methods in RC
  • Career Development, Vocational Rehabilitation, & Job Placement

Electives (to be chosen with advisor consultation):

  • Preparation for Applied Thesis
  • Thesis I & II

Field Training and Seminars:

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

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