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107 Master Degrees in Mental Healthcare 2021

Earning a master’s degree usually takes anywhere from one to three years. Students may enroll in a master’s program after completing a bachelor’s degree. Master’s programs build upon undergraduate education and give students access to more in-depth subject matter. What is a Master in Mental Health? This program prepares students to act as counselors, therapists, and in many… Read more

Earning a master’s degree usually takes anywhere from one to three years. Students may enroll in a master’s program after completing a bachelor’s degree. Master’s programs build upon undergraduate education and give students access to more in-depth subject matter.

What is a Master in Mental Health? This program prepares students to act as counselors, therapists, and in many cases, social workers. Students take a wide variety of courses in psychology, biology, sociology, and cognitive therapy. Exams, lectures, and case studies help students hone their skills while gaining indispensible knowledge. Students are expected to become familiar with a wide range of mental illnesses and disorders, as well as the types of treatments used to manage and prevent them. Many schools require internships.

After earning a Master in Mental Health, students will be able to quickly identify and assess the psychological condition of individuals and groups. This is an extremely versatile degree, and students have the option of working in both clinical and academic settings.

The cost of earning a master’s degree is based on multiple factors. Geographic location, length of program, and institutional rates all impact educational costs. For more in-depth information, students should contact schools directly.

Students with this particular degree commonly provide mental health services in hospitals, clinics, and private practices. Many may work under the supervision of psychiatrists or more experienced practitioners. Others choose to work with government agencies and school systems. Workers in this field make a living by educating communities about mental and emotional health issues. Those who choose to practice independently may help clients manage severe mental illnesses, and make plans to achieve specific life goals. Some students choose to educate others in a collegiate environment.

There are a plethora of international mental health programs available to students. Many of these are offered online, while others take place in a traditional classroom setting. If you are interested in earning a degree, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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South University
Savannah, USA +5 More

South University's Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree program is designed for those interested in helping people in need. Coursework for this degree in ... +

South University's Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree program is designed for those interested in helping people in need. Coursework for this degree includes a comprehensive curriculum of theories, principles, and dynamic applications in the field, training in effective assessment and treatment practices, an understanding of the significance of research in the field, and competence in ethical, legal, and professional standards. Our goal is to enable you to achieve the eligibility criteria to become licensed in your campus state and certified as a National Certified Counselor by the National Board for Certified Counselors. -
MA
Full-time
30 months
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
Our Lady of the Lake University Online
San Antonio, USA

Our Lady of the Lake University's online Master of Arts in Counseling is built on a curriculum aligned to CACREP Standards and offers three career-specific specializations in ... +

Our Lady of the Lake University's online Master of Arts in Counseling is built on a curriculum aligned to CACREP Standards and offers three career-specific specializations in School Counseling, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, or Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling. -
MA
Part-time
3 years
English
Online
 
University of Glasgow Online
Glasgow, United Kingdom

When it comes to investment, mental health trails far behind other fields of healthcare. This opens a world of opportunity for passionate people looking to create sustainable ... +

When it comes to investment, mental health trails far behind other fields of healthcare. This opens a world of opportunity for passionate people looking to create sustainable strategies to address the treatment gap and lead the charge for mental wellbeing. Learn from leading faculty within the University of Glasgow’s esteemed Institute of Health and Wellbeing. -
MSc
Part-time
30 - 72 months
English
Online
 

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University of West Alabama Online
Livingston, USA

The University of West Alabama's online Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling is designed to empower you to adopt an array of theoretical and practical counse ... +

The University of West Alabama's online Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling is designed to empower you to adopt an array of theoretical and practical counseling methods. The flexible and fully online format will prepare you to engage with diverse populations seeking help with their mental health. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 3 years
English
Online
 
University of Liverpool Online Programmes
Liverpool, United Kingdom

Learn how to improve others’ wellbeing through behaviour change interventions. Through this programme, you will gain the knowledge required to encourage behavioural change in ... +

Learn how to improve others’ wellbeing through behaviour change interventions. Through this programme, you will gain the knowledge required to encourage behavioural change in people with illness, long term health conditions or looking to improve their physical wellbeing. -
MSc
Part-time
3 years
English
Online
 
Eötvös Loránd University
Budapest, Hungary

This program involves different scientific fields of natural sciences, technological sciences, and humanities as well. The focus of investigations is on the phenomena of cogni ... +

This program involves different scientific fields of natural sciences, technological sciences, and humanities as well. The focus of investigations is on the phenomena of cognition - perception, attention, memory, reasoning, thinking, and behavior - from an interdisciplinary perspective: Anthropology, Artificial Intelligence, Biology, Linguistics, Neuroscience, Philosophy, and Psychology have contributed to its development as core disciplines. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2021
15 Jul 2021
Campus
 
University of San Francisco - School of Education
San Francisco, USA +3 More

The Master's in Counseling Psychology program with a concentration in Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) prepares students to be socially and culturally responsive relationship ... +

The Master's in Counseling Psychology program with a concentration in Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) prepares students to be socially and culturally responsive relationship and family therapists and mental health counselors. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
7 - 8 semesters
English
Campus
 
University of Groningen
Groningen, Netherlands

Are you inspired to conduct high-quality innovative research with a strong focus on mental and physical health? And do you aspire to work alongside world-renowned researchers ... +

Are you inspired to conduct high-quality innovative research with a strong focus on mental and physical health? And do you aspire to work alongside world-renowned researchers who are absolute leaders in their field? Join our research master! -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Sep 2021
01 May 2021
Campus
 
Universidad Internacional de Andalucía UNIA
Jaén, Spain

This Master is aimed at those professionals who, within an IAA team, develop the work of designing exercises and intervention sessions, planning these sessions, organizing tea ... +

This Master is aimed at those professionals who, within an IAA team, develop the work of designing exercises and intervention sessions, planning these sessions, organizing teamwork, managing IAA entities and, of course, in the case of being a therapist / educator, lead an IAA session. -
Master
Full-time
Spanish
Oct 2021
09 Jul 2021
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Netherlands

The two-year Research Master’s program will equip you with the knowledge and understanding of the relevant research methods to design and carry out high-quality research withi ... +

The two-year Research Master’s program will equip you with the knowledge and understanding of the relevant research methods to design and carry out high-quality research within the field of behavior/molecular genetics and genetic epidemiology. In choosing this program, you’ll take the first steps to become part of a new generation of talented researchers capable of contributing to the rapid spread of omics, from curative medicine to wider applications in the behavioral and health sciences involving prevention and care. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
AIHE Academic Institute for Higher Education GmbH
Lübeck, Germany

short Master ++ online ++ 100% distance learning ++ 1 year ++ Mental Health ++ Complementary Medicine++possible without first degree The Master’s Programme is designed for cur ... +

short Master ++ online ++ 100% distance learning ++ 1 year ++ Mental Health ++ Complementary Medicine++possible without first degree The Master’s Programme is designed for current and prospective professionals in health care. The content and structure of the Master's program support an evidence-based understanding of Psychological Medicine. Starting from the introduction to the fundamentals about the program, Psychological Medicine contents and competences are systematically imparted, whereby successive modules aim to analytically tie in with the knowledge acquired in the previous module so that they can be integrated for the understanding of the following module. Depending on professional requirements and areas of responsibility, students develop a sound theoretical basis and associated skills in the field of Psychological Medicine and Complementary Medicine. Students are enrolled at the London Metropolitan University. Degree: Master of Science/ MSc Psychological Medicine and Mental Health -
MSc MSc
Full-time
Part-time
2 semesters
English
Sep 2021
15 Jul 2021
Online
 
Queensland University of Technology
Kelvin Grove, Australia

The Master of Clinical Psychology builds upon the latest psychotherapy process and outcome research findings and uses an integrative approach to training students in the asses ... +

The Master of Clinical Psychology builds upon the latest psychotherapy process and outcome research findings and uses an integrative approach to training students in the assessment and treatment of mental health problems and disorders. This approach assists students to develop a flexible and client-focused approach to practice, consistent with contemporary standards for evidence-based practice in clinical psychology. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Universidade Santiago de Compostela
Santiago de Compostela, Spain

The creation of new official Master's degrees generated within the framework of the European Higher Education Area constitutes a historic opportunity to develop the official s ... +

The creation of new official Master's degrees generated within the framework of the European Higher Education Area constitutes a historic opportunity to develop the official specialization in Psychogerontology, thus ensuring the necessary presence of an academic training that enables professional and research training higher level of interested students and that allows more closely co-ordination of the teaching and research efforts of the teachers involved. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
Spanish, Gallegan
Sep 2021
20 Aug 2021
Campus
 
Ural Federal University
Yekaterinburg, Russia

The Master’s program "Cognitive Neuroscience" aims to prepare highly qualified specialists in the field of studying the brain and cognitive processes. The program comprises fu ... +

The Master’s program "Cognitive Neuroscience" aims to prepare highly qualified specialists in the field of studying the brain and cognitive processes. The program comprises fundamental theoretical training in the field of brain research and neurocognitive processes: neurology, neuropsychology, principles of neuroscience, neurocognitive development of children, methods of brain research, and approaches to neurorehabilitation. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Sep 2021
01 Oct 2021
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
University of Stirling
Stirling, United Kingdom

Health Psychologists promote healthier lifestyles. They try to find ways to encourage people to improve their health and also to improve the healthcare system as a whole. For ... +

Health Psychologists promote healthier lifestyles. They try to find ways to encourage people to improve their health and also to improve the healthcare system as a whole. For example, helping people to lose weight or stop smoking, or advising doctors on better ways to communicate with their patients -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
12 - 24 months
English
Campus
 

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