Masters of Arts in Human Services with Emphasis in Forensic Behavioral Health Concordia University, St. Paul Global
Concordia University, St. Paul offers the Master of Arts in Human Services with an emphasis in Forensic Behavioral Health in partnership with the American Institute for the Advancement of Forensic Studies. The degree is offered online and focuses on the direct relationship between behavioral health, criminal justice, and legal systems. Coursework takes a deep dive into the significant details regarding the disabilities and disorders often associated with people involved in the criminal justice, legal, and forensic behavioral health care systems. You’ll also learn the evidence-based practices and intervention strategies that have been proven to improve the lives of individuals involved in the criminal justice and legal systems. You’ll discover prevention techniques as well as common community-based resources as you develop enhanced communication skills, problem-solving, and advocacy strategies. In addition, you’ll build the credible courtroom testimony skills and the ethical and legal practices that human service professionals need to follow when working within the forensic behavioral health system. The program is not a clinical/counseling licensed program. CSP Global puts you in control of your academic schedule through an accessible and flexible online format — you can study when and where it’s best for you without taking time off from your current position.