MNU Launches New Northland Counseling Center

Aug. 27, 2012 - by Carol Best

Kansas City Northland residents looking for counseling services now have a new, affordable option for care in their area. MidAmerica Nazarene University’s Master of Arts in Counseling program recently opened the Northland Community Counseling Center (NCCC). NCCC, like its counterpart counseling and play therapy center at MNU’s Olathe campus, serves local residents as well as university students, and uses a sliding scale fee system to make services affordable.

NCCC is located at MNU’s Liberty location at 105 N Stewart Ct, Suite 210, Liberty, Mo., and currently serves adolescents and adults. The center is staffed by graduate intern counselors in their second year of training in the Master of Arts in Counseling program, and provides services for individuals, couples, and families. Faculty members supervise the graduate intern counselors to ensure quality care for clients.

Danna Dahl, M.A., LPC, LCMFT, associate professor of counseling and clinical coordinator of the community counseling and play therapy center, said the opening of the new center enables MNU to better serve clients throughout the Kansas City metro.

“Our sliding scale fee allows us to provide services to clients who might not be able to afford counseling elsewhere,” said Dahl. “We are very excited about the services we can provide to individuals, couples, and families in Northland.”

To learn more about MNU’s community counseling services, visit www.mnu.edu/ccptc. To schedule an appointment at the Liberty counseling center, call 816-407-3075.

To learn more about MNU’s Master of Arts in Counseling program, visit www.mnu.edu/graduateandadultstudies.       

 

MNU News

Thursday, September 21
Recent News
List
Grid
Archives
Campus Mall Beauty
Honor Society Receives STAR Award

Honor Society Receives STAR Award

Delta Mu Delta, the international honor society in business has awarded MNU’s Epsilon Theta Chapter, its STAR award for exceeding the standards the Society has for managing the chapter and its…

Read More
FootballComesHomeGraphic
Football Comes Home October 21

Football Comes Home October 21

Pioneer Athletics announced today that the Homecoming football game Oct. 21, 2017 at 2 p.m., will be played on campus at the site of the former Pioneer Stadium. Arrangements are being made for…

Read More
Opening Week 2017
Largest Freshman Class Since 2010

Largest Freshman Class Since 2010

MNU’s new freshman class, numbering 223, is the largest since 2010 (229).  This represents a 26.7 % increase over 2016 and is the second largest class since 2006. Transfer students are also up…

Read More
jt-0001
MNU Releases Statement On DACA

MNU Releases Statement On DACA

MidAmerica Nazarene University is a distinctively Christ-centered community that seeks to transform lives through a shared commitment to intellectual, spiritual and personal development that prepares…

Read More
Adults in class
Open House for Graduate and Professional Programs

Open House for Graduate and Professional Programs

The School of Professional and Graduate Studies is hosting an open house in Olathe. Thursday, October 19, 6 - 8 PM        …

Read More
Prayer Walk 2017
Prayer Walk 2017

Prayer Walk 2017

Every year, hundreds of students, faculty and community members gather on Thursday evening of Welcome Week to pray for the new school year.  In groups large and small, they moved to locations…

Read More
Connections Fair Group of Students
Welcome Week 2017

Welcome Week 2017

New Student Orientation (NSO) and Welcome Week at MNU was a great success with perfect weather for move in day, Paint Wars, Rootbeer Fest and the Connections Fair. Don't tell the students who aren't…

Read More
JK Warrick photo credit JimSmith
Dr. JK Warrick to Serve at MNU as Special Counsel

Dr. JK Warrick to Serve at MNU as Special Counsel

Dr. J.K. Warrick has been appointed special counsel to the president for the 2017-18 academic year. President David Spittal, made the announcement…

Read More
CareerLife Calling
Expansion of Mentoring Program to Serve All Majors

Expansion of Mentoring Program to Serve All Majors

More career-focused opportunities for juniors at MNU will launch this fall with a newly expanded mentoring program. Built on the positive impact of…

Read More
Sports
Felipe Shines in 3-1 Victory over Avila

Felipe Shines in 3-1 Victory over Avila

#6 MSOC vs. Avila | W 3-1

 
Pioneers Dominate Eagles

Pioneers Dominate Eagles

WSOC vs. Avila | W 5-0

 
Pioneers Sweep Eagles

Pioneers Sweep Eagles

#19 VB at Avila | W 3-0

 
Latest Photos
Welcome Week 2017 Move In Night - welcome new Pioneers!
Welcome Week 2017 Move In Night - welcome new Pioneers!
Welcome Week 2017 Move In Night - welcome new Pioneers!
Welcome Week 2017ove In (27) Move In Night - welcome new Pioneers!
Welcome Week 2017 Move In Night - welcome new Pioneers!
Welcome Week 2017 Move In Night - welcome new Pioneers!