Masters Programs International Work 2014

Article from the June 2014 Edition of Global Mental Health Newsletter

PAU’s Master's programs have been engaged in international work to improve mental health around the world.

The GACE (Global Awareness Advancement of Counseling Excellence) initiative is meeting the underserved need to ad- vance professional mental health counselor education in both China and Latin America, where mental health services and the counseling profession are still developing. The GACE Initiative offers PAU’s M.A. Counseling curriculum, which has been designed to meet international standards, through online courses and on-the-group practicum and internships. The Global M.A. Counseling program currently has 38 students in China and 3 students in Argentina and Uruguay. In addition, the M.S. Psychology Global Online program serves international students in India, Japan, Israel, France, and Germany.