CPS Buzz

Welcoming Dr. Berens and Dr. Turner

The Counseling and Psychological Services Department is happy to announce that at the start of this Spring semester we will be welcoming two Permanent Part-time Clinical Faculty members to the team.  Dr. Debra Berens and Dr. Tamara Turner have started with us permanently this January.  Dr. Debra Berens will be a member of the Rehabilitation Counseling Program and… more »

Dr. Tiffany McNary and Two CEP Doctoral Students Presenting at the Southeastern Expressive Therapies Conference

The Southeastern Expressive Therapies Conference will take place at Georgia College & State University in Milledgeville, GA, on March 2-3, 2018.  The GSU Counseling and Psychological Services Department’s Play Therapy Training Institute is helping to sponsor the conference where there will be several presentations and activities.  CPS’s very own Dr. Tiffany McNary and two of… more »

Nikki Elston Awarded Provost’s Dissertation Fellowship

One of the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services very own CEP Doctoral student Nikki Elston was recently awarded the Provost’s Dissertation Fellowship.  This fellowship supports doctoral students from across the university as they complete their dissertations, which allows them to minimize other obligations. Applicants may apply for up to a year of… more »

Karen Lopp Memorial Scholarship

Posted On November 28, 2017

The Karen Lopp Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of Karen Lopp, a Ph.D. student in the School Psychology program at Georgia State University. Lopp was committed to several multi-cultural issues, in particular, the LGBT community and African-American girls. Her life and work stands as a model for all of those who are in… more »

Dr. JoAnna White Play Therapy Scholarship

The Georgia State University Play Therapy Training Institute in the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services is pleased to announce the application process and deadline for the Dr. JoAnna White Play Therapy Scholarship.

This $1000 scholarship will be awarded in the Spring of 2018 to a CPS student in good standing.  To apply for the… more »

CPS in South Africa and Botswana

Dr. Laura Shannonhouse and Dr. Melissa Zeligman have traveled to South Africa and Botswana with a group of CPS students for a culturally immersive clinical outreach experience.  This blog chronicles their experiences abroad.  The first part of their trip is grounded in a cultural immersion in South Africa including the Apartheid Museum, SOWETO Township, and Safari… more »

Mary Chase Mize receives AARC award

Posted On July 25, 2017
Categories About, College News, CPS Buzz

Counselor Education and Practice student Mary Chase Mize was awarded the Association for Assessment and Research in Counseling Master’s Exemplary Research and Practice Award.  This award goes to a master’s level counseling student who has shown a dedication to the mission of AARC through their service or scholarly activities such as presentations and publications.  Mary Chase was awarded… more »