Counseling Psychology

Welcome to the Counseling Psychology program

The Program in Psychological Counseling is dedicated to the preparation of psychological counselors who facilitate the normal and optimal development of individuals, groups, and organizations that is culturally relevant and psychologically appropriate across the lifespan. Our students are taught to use strategies of prevention, intervention, and remediation to assist others in developing effective coping skills and responses to their environments.

Our Degrees

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Master of Education

The Master of Education (Ed.M.) offers two tracks — Mental Health Counseling or School Counseling — and a Bilingual Latina/o Mental Health concentration for students to gain professional education and work toward professional licensure and/or certification.

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Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology

The Ph.D. offers doctoral training in health service psychology within a multicultural context. Our training model is premised upon the belief that academic scholarship and research are inseparable from professional practice. At Teachers College you will study with faculty whose work has shaped the counseling profession.

The Ph.D. also offers a Bilingual Latinx Mental Health Concentration.

Advanced Certificates

College Advising

The Advanced Certificate in College Advising equips dedicated counselors, educators, and other stakeholders to demystify the college admissions process.


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