Doctor of Education in Mental Health Leadership

The Doctor of Education in Mental Health Leadership online (MHL online) program empowers professionals to lead positive change in mental health services through an engaging curriculum and adaptable format, fostering skills for leading organizations with a social justice perspective.

For professionals looking to lead positive change in the provision of mental health services, the MHL online provides an engaging educational experience. Students acquire the abilities and information required to lead organizations in a variety of contexts with a social justice perspective through an extensive curriculum and adaptable online format.

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Career Possibilities

Prepare yourself for various career possibilities: 

  • Mental health directors
  • Clinical supervisors
  • Educators 
  • Researchers 
  • Consultants

Online Learning Experience

The MHL online program offers a dynamic virtual/online learning environment that is intended to promote cooperation and involvement. Students may engage in discussions, interact with their peers and instructors, and access course materials using our interactive platform from any location in the globe. Students participate in a community-building cohort format that prepares them for success in today’s digital environment through virtual classes.

MHL Online Program Curriculum

Alumni of the online MHL program become leaders and change agents in the mental health care systems. Leveraging the esteemed expertise of USC, the curriculum skillfully combines theory and practice to provide students with the necessary tools to tackle systemic issues, mentor and educate the upcoming generation of mental health professionals, and establish enduring frameworks for creative mental health services. Our program’s dedication to social justice and evidence-based practice equips professionals to have a long-lasting effect on their communities.

Dissertation in Practice: Supervised by a dissertation committee of three, you will engage in research collecting and analyzing data for a 5-chapter dissertation or an empirical article. 

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