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Navajo Technical University
Lowerpoint Road, State Hwy 371
Crownpoint NM 87313

Phone: 505.786.4100
Fax: 505.786.5644

 

Chinle Instructional Site
PO Box 849, Chinle AZ, 86503
Phone: 928.674.5764
Fax: 928.674.5700

 

Teec Nos Pos Instructional Site
PO Box 1203, Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514
Phone: 928.656.3600
Fax: 928.656.3596

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The Associate of Arts degree Program in Counseling requires 66 credit hours and is designed as a two-year program of study. The program is designed to prepare students for entry level job as Behavioral Health Technicians at the Navajo Nation Department of Behavioral Health Services, in area hospitals, schools and surrounding Pueblos, and/or students may continue to obtain a baccalaureate degree in Counseling or Psychology. The A.A. degree has two concentrations: Substance Use Disorder and Crisis Management & Suicide Prevention.

  • General Education Requirements - 24 Credits
  • Core Counseling Courses - 42 Credits

 

Counseling: Substance Use Disorder Degree
Semestser ONECredits
MTH-121 College Algebra 4
ENG-110 Freshman Composition 3
NAV-XXX Navajo Studies Course 3
CMP-101 Introduction to Computer 3
PSY-105 Introduction to Psychology 3
COU-101 Introducing to Counseling Theories 3
Semester TWO
COM-150 Interpersonal Communication 3
BIO-110 Elements of Biology 4
PSY-160 Personality Psychology 3
COU-106 Foundation of Addiction 3
COU-110 Internship 3
Semester THREE
COU-165 Introduction to Family Dynamics 3
COU-210 Prevention & Treatment of Substance Use Disorder 3
COU-230 Case Management & Crisis Skills for Substance Use Disorder 3
COU-235 Group Dynamics 3
COU-255 Principles of Interviewing & Assessment 3
PSY-210 Developmental Psychology 3
Semester FOUR
COU-260 Relapse in the Treatment of Substance Use Disorder 3
COU-290 Clinical Internship 4
PSY-245 Psychoparmacology in the Treatment of Addiction & Substance Use Disorders 3
PSY 265 Social Psychology & Cultural Application 3
Total Requred Credit Hours66

 

Counseling: Crisis Management & Suicide Prevention Degree
Semestser ONECredits
MTH-121 College Algebra 4
ENG-110 Freshman Composition 3
NAV-XXX Navajo Studies Course 3
CMP-101 Introduction to Computer 3
PSY-105 Introduction to Psychology 3
COU-101 Introducing to Counseling Theories 3
Semester TWO
COM-150 Interpersonal Communication 3
BIO-110 Elements of Biology 4
PSY-160 Personality Psychology 3
COU-106 Foundation of Addiction 3
COU-110 Internship 3
Semester THREE
PSY-210 Developmental Psychology 3
COU-235 Group Dynamics 3
COU-255 Principles of Interviewing & Assessment 3
COU-165 Introduction to Family Dynamics 3
COU-220 Foundations in Crisis & Suicide Risk Management 3
COU-250 Suicide Risk Assessment 3
Semester FOUR
COU-270 Crisis Intervention & Risk Management 3
COU-285 Prevention, Education, Postvention Services & Advocacy 3
COU-290 Clinical Internship 4
PSY-265 Social Psychology & Cultural Application 3
Total Required Credit Hours66

 

Program Advisors
Dr. Dianna Mullet, Assistant Professor of Couseling
Email:  dmullet@navajotech.edu

 

 

Contact NTU

Navajo Technical University
Lowerpoint Road, State Hwy 371
Crownpoint, NM 87313

Phone: 505.786.4100
Fax: 505.786.5644


Chinle Instructional Site
PO Box 849, Chinle, AZ 86503

Phone: 928.674.5764
Fax: 928.674.5700


Teec Nos Pos Instructional Site
PO Box 1203, Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514

Phone: 928.656.3600
Fax: 928.656.3596


Kirtland Instructional Site
540 Road 6580, Kirtland, New Mexico 87417

Phone: 505-598-4580