Trinity Western University

Master of Arts Counselling Psychology


The M.A. Counselling Psychology program provides a quality learning experience for those seeking employment in counselling and related fields. Graduates are well prepared to pursue doctoral studies in counselling or clinical psychology and to work professionally in a variety of settings. It is fully accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counsellor Education Programs CACEP.

This two year program offers:

  • Full-time or part-time studies;
  • 63 semester hours of curriculum;
  • 640 hours of clinical training;
  • Thesis or Non-Thesis option;
  • Hands on experience in first semester Practicum;
  • Diverse internship placements.

With a wide range of counselling approaches and research interests, faculty are distinguished by recognized scholarship and clinical expertise. Full-time faculty have earned doctorates in Counselling Psychology or a related field. They are licensed psychologists or therapists, who are active in research, publication, and professional advocacy.

Located in Langley, British Columbia, Canada, the M.A. Counselling Psychology is one of the first graduate programs started on the campus of Trinity Western University in 1993.