Mental Health Rehabilitation Curriculum

Curricular Requirements

A student with GPA of at least 2.25 and a major at UNE may minor in MHRT/C with the approval of the Psychology Department Chair.  Declarations must occur prior to the completion of the first semester of the junior year. Major programs of study with significant course overlap with MHRT/C minor requirements may be disallowed by the chair.  Students declaring a minor in MHRT/C will not be allowed to double-dip credits across the minor and either major or core requirements (unless no other options are provided by the major, minor, or core requirements).  A minimum of 21 hours of approved course credit with a minimum grade of "C-" in each is required for the minor in MHRT/C as follows (Students completing the 7 courses identified below are eligible for the MHRT/C certificate from the state of Maine):  

Course Credits
PSY 105- Introduction to Psychology 3
PSY 205- Abnormal Psychology 3
PSY 250- Lifespan Development 3
PSY 236- Mental Health and Society 3
PSY 318- Community Psychology OR 3
PSY 300- Psychology Internship I  
SOC 240- Race, Class and Gender 3
PSY 410- Theories of Clinical/Counseling Psychology OR 3
PSY 295- Listening and Communication Skills  
Total Credits 21