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Counseling and Mental Health Services

People who work in this pathway assist people with personal, family, educational, mental health, and career decisions and problems. Mental health care may be provided in hospitals, clinics, schools or private settings.

Example Careers

  • Child and Family Social Worker
  • Clinical, Counseling and School Psychologist
  • Recreation Worker
  • Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselor

Pathway Courses

Related Electives

Career Related Activities

External Experiences

  • Job Shadow
  • Internship (Long-term)
  • Mini-Internship (Winter Break, Spring Break)

Leyden Certificates

Triton Certificates

Triton Degrees

Example College Majors

  • Community Health Services
  • Family Counseling
  • Mental and Social Health Services
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling