Why someone would chose an MS in Mental Health Counseling program?

***Need this today for review & inspiration; to rewrite my own perspective*** need a one to two-page summary of why someone would chose an MS in Mental Health Counseling program. Explain how the MS MHC program at a University can contribute to the attainment of one's goals in the profession and practice of counseling and the achievement of academic and professional excellence that reflects adherence to ethical standards. Include in the summary the opportunities available for professional association and how one can incorporate professional membership into their program of study.
References: Article: Bloom, J., Gerstein, L., Tarvydas, V., Conaster, J., Davis, E., Kater, D., Sherrard, P., & Esposito, R. (1990). Model legislation for licensed professional counselors. Journal of Counseling & Development, 68(5), 511-523. Article: Palmo, A. J. (1999). The MHC child reaches maturity: Does the child seem short for its age? Journal of Mental Health Counseling
Asked Apr 25, 2010

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