Counseling and Applied Mental Health Services

Counseling is a broad field, with numerous entry points and areas of focus. Some may choose to pursue traditional therapy and private practice, while others may want to work within a larger clinic or inpatient facility. The “industry information” section below includes several articles about the field, and the “graduate school resources” section breaks down the difference between the various degrees in this versatile field.

Industry Information

Articles and General Information about the Counseling Field


LinkedIn WU Community, Counseling

Job and Internship Search Resources

Job Boards

Graduate School Resources

What Type of Degree Should I Pursue?

There are several graduate degrees that can result in a career in counseling. The following links provide some helpful insight into differentiating between the options:

General Graduate School Information for Psychology

How to Find Graduate Schools

Willamette University

Career Development

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