FROM: The Counselor Education Department
RE: Great Academic Opportunity!!! On-line Summer Certificate in Sports Counseling and Student Athlete Mental Wellness
Sent: 4/7/2020 7:01:26 PM
To: Students, Faculty, Staff

The Counselor Education Department at Cal U of PA is offering a 

 12 credit certificate in Sports Counseling & Student Athlete Mental Wellness for Summer 2020!!! 


Sports Counseling & Student Athlete Mental Wellness Certificate (12 credits) 
Sports counseling is a process that assists individuals in maximizing their personal, academic, and athletic potential. Sports counseling is accomplished through a proactive, growth-oriented, approach that incorporates the principles of counseling, career development, movement science, psychology, and lifespan human development. Counselors, educators, and other helping professionals should have specialized awareness, knowledge and skills beyond the basic counselor preparation as well as the ability to develop effective therapeutic relationships. 


Classes Required: 
CED 780 Issues and Techniques in Counseling Athletes  
CED 781 Sports Counseling Programming 
CED 783 Counseling and Advising Athletes with Death, Loss and Grief 


For additional information: 

Phone: 724-938-5958 

OR Prof. Robert Mehalik at