Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D), Clinical Psychology
The Doctor of Psychology, PsyD, Clinical Psychology is a practitioner - scholar model designed to meet professional standards of international practice in Clinical Psychology. The degree includes course work, practicum and internship supervised training, and the doctoral dissertation.
The program focuses on academics, experiential training, and research in psychology; with emphasis on assessment and treatment with individuals, couples and families; application of psychometric tests, psychological evaluations, and training in psychotherapy modalities.
Development of professional standards of practices in psychology is needed in Kenya, East Africa, and beyond. As graduates with an accredited Doctor of Psychology, PsyD, Clinical Psychology, you will be prepared to:
- Start or advance your skills in your own private practice.
- Provide advanced mental health care in clinics, hospitals, or community mental health centers.
- Conduct professional psychometric testing and psychological evaluations.
- Provide skilled psychotherapy to individuals, couples, families, and children.
- Qualified to join psychology faculty at institutions of higher learning.
- Provide trainings, workshops, and seminars in the community.
- Conduct professional psychology research, publish, and present at conferences.
- Contribute to the growth of professional practice in clinical psychology.
- Create and experience very meaningful and gratifying work over a life time.
The full-time program duration is 3 years and 2 trimesters at 90 units.