Post-Master’s Certificate in Child and Adolescent Therapy

The Child and Adolescent Therapy post-master’s certificate program is designed for mental health professionals that wish to expand their skills in working with children and adolescents. Children and adolescents are some of the most underserved populations in mental health practice today. In this program, you’ll explore advance theories, dynamics of family interactions, and intervention strategies for early childhood. You will also evaluate scholarly literature on clinical assessment and diagnosis of childhood and adolescent disorders.

At A Glance

Course information
  Credit Hours Courses Est. Time to Complete  
Post-Master's Cert 18 6 13 months View Course Catalog

Unmatched Flexibility
NCU offers weekly course starts, no scheduled lecture hours, no group assignments, weekly assignments, and the ability to schedule courses around your personal and professional obligations.

100% Doctoral Faculty
No matter the degree level you pursue, you can rest assured that you will be mentored by doctors in your field of study.

One-to-One Engagement
You won't have to fight for facetime as one of many within a classroom. At NCU, you'll have the opportunity to interact one-to-one with your professor, receiving personalized mentoring.

Students in the Post-Master's Certificate program will expand their knowledge of the chosen subject, while challenging themselves in doctoral level courses.

*Credit hours and courses reflect new students meeting credit requirements and utilizing no transfer credits. Est. Time of Completion reflects new students following the preferred schedule designed by the Dean for the program.

Important Information for Students, Including Gainful Employment
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