Southeastern Louisiana University

Department of Counseling and Human Development
CFLE Approved
Last Updated

The Department of Counseling & Human Development offers both undergraduate and graduate degree programs in academic areas of counseling, social work, and family studies. All graduate programs in the Department are fully accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Programs (CACREP). The faculty and staff of the Department are committed to excellence and strive to prepare students for success in their chosen field of study. In addition to Louisiana residents, we actively seek qualified out-of-state and international students for admission into our degree programs.

Program Overview
Program Administrator
Dr. June Wiliams (head)
Department Emphasis
  • 34% Counseling
  • 33% Family Studies
  • 33% Social Work
Campus Enrollment
Program Options
  • Undergraduate
  • Master’s
Areas of Study
  • Counseling (Child, Couples, or Family) - Master's
  • Family Science/Studies - Undergraduate
Department Address

SLU Box 10863
Hammond, LA 70402
United States

Phone Number
Undergraduate Program
Undergrad Program Options
  • Family Consumer Sciences
Undergrad Courses Offered
  • Introduction to FCS
  • Parenting: Issues and Education
  • Child Development
  • Middle Childhood and Adolescent Development
  • Professional Development in Family & Consumer Sciences
  • Family Finance and Consumer Education
  • Family Relations
  • Special Topics in FCS
  • Presentations and Demonstrations in FCS
  • Family & Consumer Sciences Study Tour
  • Current Trends and Issues in Family & Consumer Sciences
  • FCS Internship
  • Family Relations
Undergrad Accreditations/Approval
Undergrad Comments

The mission of the Family and Consumer Sciences program is to empower individuals, strengthen families, and enable communities. Our vision is that the FCS program will provide a dynamic curriculum that provides the employment preparation and personal development required for today's career opportunities and family culture.

Graduate Program
Graduate Courses Offered
  • Introduction to Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Advanced Theory in Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Techniques in Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Marriage, Couple, and Family Practicum
  • Marriage, Couple, and Family Internship
  • Family Therapy Internship
  • Crisis Intervention and Grief Counseling
  • Introduction to Play Therapy
  • Advanced Play Therapy
Master's Level
Masters Program Options
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling
  • School Counseling
CFLE Information

NCFR recognizes schools offering undergraduate and graduate degree programs with course work that follows the Standards and Criteria required for approval as a Provisional Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE). NCFR approval allows the school to offer their graduates the opportunity to apply for Provisional Certification using the Abbreviated Application process. The CFLE Checklist represents the courses that meet the CFLE criteria at that school. Students must complete all the courses on a checklist in order to qualify to apply for the CFLE designation through the Abbreviated Application process.

Program Approved Since
CFLE Contact
Holly Kihm
CFLE Contact Email