Our College has exemplary full-time faculty involved in research and education. Once a year, they join fellow CEHD faculty for a luncheon. Awards given out to faculty recognize their commitment to research and service. Check out the GSU News Hub to read about the other awards and recipients.
Melanie Varney has been selected to receive the Glen E. Hubele National Graduate Student Award from the American Counseling Association. This is the highest award the ACA gives to graduate students and the awards ceremony will be held at the ACA 2018 Conference & Expo on April 28, 2018. Melanie is a doctoral student… more »
Laronica Partee graduated in May of 2017 from Georgia State University’s School Counseling program and she’s already done great things as a school counselor in Henry County. Check out her achievements below!
Q: What has your path to school counseling been? What initially sparked your interest in the field?
Suicide is the 10th ranking cause of death in the U.S., and the 2nd leading cause of death for young persons. Recent research-based estimates (Cerel, 2015) suggest that for each death by suicide, 115 people are exposed which translates to 4.7 million persons in the U.S. that are impacted by such deaths annually. Approximately one person… more »
The Georgia State University Play Therapy Training Institute in the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services is pleased to announce that Galina Tobin, a current Counselor Education and Practice Doctoral student, has been awarded the Dr. JoAnna White Play Therapy Scholarship. This is award will be given in April at the Awards & Honors Ceremony. … more »
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 »
Mary Chase Mize and Nikki Elston, who are both students in the Counselor Education and Practice Doctoral students, will be facilitating their first ASIST training alongside Dr. Robert Rice and Dr. Laura Shannonhouse on January 11th and 12th. It will be for the Decatur City School System for teachers, social workers, and nurses within that… more »