|Faculty:||OISE, Department of Applied Psychology and Human Developmen
|Field of Study:||Community Psychology
Counsellor Education/School Counselling and Guidance Services
Developmental and Child Psychology
Student Counselling and Personnel Services, Other
|Description:||Counsellor training in this degree emphasizes the role of the counsellor in the educational system, the acquisition of effective supervisory and consultative skills and the development and assessment of student counselling services in addition to the advanced study of counselling theory and practice. Graduates of this degree will be qualified to take leadership positions in the field of educational counselling, act as educators in colleges and institutes of education, be directors and coordinators of school guidance programs, be specialists in the provision of counselling-related, in-service training for school personnel and act as providers of advanced levels of personal counselling to school, college, and related populations.
The EdD program is designed to provide opportunities for advanced study for those already engaged in a career in counselling services in an educational and/or community setting