Welcome

The Department of School Counseling and School Psychology offers programs that equip professionals with insight into the myriad of forces that impact young students. Graduates are then better able to communicate with students and families as they facilitate the learning process for children. Learn more about the department and our faculty.

As a resource for ongoing research, training, and education for APU faculty and students, the department partners with the Community Counseling Centers.

Note: This information is current for the 2014–15 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.

News & Features

  • Professional Conference Integrates Spirituality and Health Research

    The Third Annual Emerging Tools for Innovative Providers Conference: Spiritual Transformation Impact and Outcome runs July 27–31, 2015. Participants learn to integrate spirituality and health research into useful applications.

  • Intellectual Hospitality

    Diana Pavlac Glyer, Ph.D., professor in the Department of English, explores the concept of intellectual hospitality as a means to cultivate generosity, humility, and understanding among those with differing viewpoints and backgrounds.

  • Not of This World

    Amy Jung, director of forensics and assistant professor in the Department of Communication Studies, understands first-hand the challenges and advantages of growing up as a Third Culture Kid.