Thanks to my experience in the program, I feel confident to set off on my journey as a professional mental health counselor. Here, I had the opportunity to develop clinical skills for working with diverse clients. Instructors demonstrated authentic concern for me as a student and as a person. I’m grateful I chose this program to seek my training.
M.S.Ed. in Mental Health Counseling and Counselor Education
The flexibility of the Mental Health Counseling master's program made it possible for me to make this mid-career change to a professional field that directly helps people. The passion, care, and expertise of each faculty was demonstrated through their guidance and mentorship. I am graduating and entering the workforce confident in my clinical skill and abilities due to excellent instruction and classroom experiences I had.
I am sincerely appreciative of the enriching experience the M.S.Ed in Mental Health Counseling and Counselor Education program at Indiana University has offered me as a mature student earning my second graduate degree. The faculty's valuable support and genuine interest in our success has greatly exceeded my expectations as I embark on this new profession. Their expertise, coupled with the challenging yet practical coursework, ensures that we are well-equipped to positively impact our future counseling clients. In addition, the camaraderie and collaboration among my cohort-mates have fostered a nurturing learning environment, where we continuously learn from each other's diverse experiences and perspectives. I wholeheartedly recommend this program to anyone seeking a comprehensive and transformative education in mental health counseling.