Department of Counseling & Health Psychology

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Programs of Study

About Us

Are you interested in the connection between psychology and health? Would you like to use that knowledge to make a difference in yourself and in the community? Find what you are looking for in the Department of Counseling and Health Psychology.

The department supports the mission of Bastyr University by providing leadership to enhance the psychological health and well-being of the human community through education, research and community mental health care. Within the study of counseling and health psychology, you will apply wellness and preventive approaches to complementary health care practices.

With a progressive focus on the interrelationship between health and the body, mind and spirit, Bastyr's counseling and health psychology programs equip you with the tools to help people improve their quality of life.