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Graduate Student and Professor Partner to Present at National ALGBTQIC Conference
Doctoral student Tremaine Leslie and assistant professor Valandra offered research and tools to help counseling practitioners understand cultural impacts
Conference Participants Learn Neuroscience Behind Play Therapy
Richard Gaskill, who directs the Sumner Mental Health Center in Wellington, Kansas, taught licensed counselors and counseling students the importance of understanding brain development in children during the treatment process.
Study Abroad Trip to New Zealand Puts Adventure Therapy Into Action
Students headed into the rugged mountains of New Zealand to learn about the use of recreational adventure as a way to provide group counseling and therapy to clients.
U of A Faculty, Students, Alumni Expand Knowledge of Emerging Disabilities
Lynn Koch and Phil Rumrill edit stories about issues facing people with emerging disabilities, defined as conditions that are either new to medical science or are increasing in incidence or prevalence.
Funding Available for Graduate Education in Rehabilitation Counseling
The University of Arkansas offers traineeships to master's students who want to pursue a degree in rehabilitation counseling.
Brain Development Is Topic of U of A Summer Play Therapy Conference
Richard Gaskill, former chair of the board of directors of the national Association for Play Therapy, will speak at the conference on June 22 and 23. Registration is open for the conference.
Counselor Education Graduates Moving On to Work at Universities
Doctoral students Sandra Bullins, Justin Cook, Donghun Lee and Anthony Suarez are headed to post-doctoral and faculty positions across the country.
Career Fair Scheduled May 10 to Help Arkansas PROMISE Employees at End of Grant
Employers from across the state will be on hand Thursday, May 10, at the Marriott of Little Rock to speak with Arkansas PROMISE employees and take job applications.
College Names Counseling Professor as Director of Diversity
The College of Education and Health Professions has named Stephanie Lusk, a U of A assistant professor of counselor education, as director of diversity for the college.
Doctoral Student Expands Knowledge of Racial Microaggressions
Kendra Shoge, a doctoral student in counselor education, studies the small acts that carry the clinical description of racial microaggressions and plans to write her dissertation on the topic.