2019-20 University Bulletin 
    Feb 21, 2024  
2019-20 University Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Psychodynamic School Psychology Certificate

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This is a unique one-year program for certified school psychologists and school social workers. An optional second year is offered to candidates who have completed the first year of the program. The program includes courses, seminars, and supervision based on contemporary psychodynamic understanding of human behavior. Emphasis is placed upon training school psychologists and school social workers to apply this information as they expand their skills in working with students, parents, teachers, and school administrators. As a forum exclusive to school mental health professionals, the program seeks to provide a supportive collegial atmosphere that encourages personal growth and professional stimulation.

Admission Requirements

Applicants should complete an online application. CV and personal statement are  required to complete the application. Applicants should arrange to send transcripts and two letters of recommendation directly to Adelphi. The applicant will be contacted for a personal interview.

Program Requirements

  • Satisfactory completion of the curriculum below.
  • Satisfactory completion of a minimum of 10 hours of individual supervision


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