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Counseling Psychology

Specialty Studies

In addition to our degree programs, the Department of Counseling Psychology offers a number of specialty sequences of elective courses. Below is information about current offerings.

Ecopsychology in Counseling Certificate

Program Details

Credits: 10 semester hours
Program Start: Summer, fall, or spring
View program of study in current course catalog
Program Coordinators: Thomas Joseph Doherty, Psy.D., and Tod Sloan, Ph.D.

Detailed information about this program is available at:

Studies in Eating Disorders

Associate Coordinator: Kirsten McAteer

The Eating Disorders Program provides participants with a comprehensive background of knowledge. An 8-semester-hour curriculum consisting of four courses, the program is designed primarily for mental health practitioners, nutritionists and medical personnel working in the field, but is open to all students. Those participants holding a master’s degree or doctoral degree in nutrition, exercise physiology, health, behavioral science, or medicine may complete a practicum experience and apply for Certified Eating Disorders Specialist in Nutrition (CEDN) or Certified Eating Disorders Specialist (CDES) certification from the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals (IAEDP).

Information about the complete certificate program and course descriptions can be found on the Continuing Education website.