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Love and Blessings to Dr. Gene Moulin

About the Department


We are dedicated to developing human service practitioners committed to promoting individual and community growth. Our department embraces the university's Catholic and Marianist tradition and the School of Education & Health Sciences's conceptual framework: Building Learning Communities through Critical Reflection.

Equality Statement


The University of Dayton Department of Counselor Education & Human Services is committed to providing equal access to its programs, facilities and employment without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, physical disability or mental disability (unless the disability is essential to the practice of counseling), or identification as a disabled veteran.

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We offer six masters degree programs!

The Department of Counselor Education & Human Services produces high caliber professionals who are adaptive leaders in a changing and evolving world. Our department and its graduates are distinctive because of their holistic, ethical, and innovative approaches to their personal lives, professional endeavors, the people they serve and the human community.

Our Graduate Degree Programs


All of the programs in the Department of Counselor Education & Human Services are fully accredited. To learn more about specific degree programs, visit our graduate pages:

Campus Locations


All Department of Counselor Education & Human Services programs are offered on the University of Dayton's main campus. In addition, courses in clinical mental health counseling, school counseling and human services are offered at our Dublin campus at 5747 Perimeter Drive in Dublin, Ohio.

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Choose from professional seminars at two campus locations!

Summer 2014


EDC 605 Z1 THE MINDFUL COUNSELOR

2 semster hours (must attend both weekends)

While the practice of mindfulness is being increasingly integrated into counseling and psychotherapy approaches, this component of Buddhist meditation has much to offer counselors in the development of skills needed to cultivate therapeutic presence and relationship with clients. This seminar will focus on concepts of Buddhist teachings relevant to understanding the human experience as well as instructions on how to meditate and support mindfulness in everyday life.

  • Led by Patricia Polanski, Ph.D., PCC-S, NCC
  • Friday, 5:00 p.m. –10:00 p.m. and Saturday, 8:30 a.m. –5:00 p.m.
  • 5/16–17, DUBLIN CAMPUS (COLUMBUS, OHIO)
  • 7/25-26, DAYTON CAMPUS

EDC 605 65 POSITIVE PSYCHOTHERAPY

1 semester hour

This course will delve into the constructs of Positive Psychology and apply these to counseling in a holistic manner. Inventories, film clips, discussion, and case study will highlight this new approach to best practices in a variety of settings.

  • Led by Scott Hall, Ph.D., LPCC-S
  • Friday, 5:00 p.m.– 10:00 p.m. and Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • 5/16–17, DUBLIN CAMPUS (COLUMBUS, OHIO)

EDC 605 66 POSITIVE PSYCHOTHERAPY

1 semester hour

This course will delve into the constructs of Positive Psychology and apply these to counseling in a holistic manner. Inventories, film clips, discussion, and case study will highlight this new approach to best practices in a variety of settings.

  • Led by Scott Hall, Ph.D., LPCC-S
  • Friday, 5:00 p.m.– 10:00 p.m. and Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • 5/30–31, DAYTON CAMPUS
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Counselor Education & Human Services Faculty & Staff

Our faculty and staff are committed to excellence in teaching, research and service on behalf of students, institution, professions and communities. Let us know how we can help you today.

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Hear what former graduates have to say!

Learn from those who have experienced our programs:

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Step outside the classroom to learn and grow professionally!

The Department of Counselor Education & Human Services offers students more than just classroom learning. Students in the department have access to a wide variety of opportunities and activities to develop the skills they're learning in their courses, fieldwork and research.

American Counseling Association

A professional organization dedicated to the growth and development of the counseling profession and those who are served.

American School Counselors Association

A professional organization that supports school counselors' efforts to help students focus on academic, personal/social and career development so they achieve success in school and are prepared to lead fulfilling lives as responsible members of society.

Chi Sigma Iota

An international honor society that promotes academic and professional excellence in the field of counseling.

Graduate Community Fellows

Graduate fellows in the Fitz Center for Leadership in Community help build community partnerships to benefit the wider Dayton community while enhancing the learning experience of University of Dayton students through service.

National Association of School Psychologists

NASP provides support for school psychologists through scholarships, grants, professional development opportunities, information sharing and other means to enable them to better serve students. 

Ohio Counseling Association

A professional organization representing all licensed counselors, and those in graduate training to be counselors, in Ohio.

Ohio School Counselors Association

A professional organization that represents and advocates for the interests of professional school counselors in Ohio.

Ohio School Psychologists Association

A professional organization dedicated to promoting quality mental health services and academic supports to help children and adolescents to succeed socially, emotionally, and academically.

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Apply to Counselor Education & Human Services!

Choosing a university is an important step to your overall academic career. It's important to make sure that the institutions to which you apply have the programs and resources that meet your personal and academic needs.

We believe that the School of Education & Health Sciences offers some of the best academic and student-services programs. Our students are some of the most accomplished and motivated students anywhere. Explore the university for yourself. Use the links below to learn more about what it takes to be a Flyer.

Admissions Requirements


Download the documents below to view admissions requirements for each Counselor Education & Human Services degree program.

Questions?


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We have what you need to succeed!

Department of Counselor Education & Human Services
School of Education & Health Sciences
University of Dayton
300 College Park Ave.
Dayton, OH 45469-2962

Phone: 937-229-3644
Fax: 937-229-1055

Questions?


Contact us at our toll free number 800-259-8710, #1!