M.S. in Forensic Psychology - Mental Health Applications
Offered By: Walden University
Learn to evaluate and use traditional forms of intervention, including individual and group psychotherapy, and recent innovations in restorative justice. Gain the skills to work directly with individuals in correctional facilities, community mental health agencies, and through the court system. Apply current psychological theories and concepts as you identify offenders in a wide range of forensic settings. Prepare for a psychology career in a correctional institution, psychiatric facility, community-based agency, mental health center, child welfare agency, or forensic units in a mental health facility.
The M.S. in Forensic Psychology is not a licensure program and does not prepare an individual to become a licensed psychology professional.