Doctoral student Mary Chase Mize, and faculty Laura Shannonhouse kicked off their HHS grant by providing ASIST, an evidence based suicide intervention training, to aging leaders from three states. Representatives from the Florida Department of Elder Affairs, Virginia Tech, the Association for Community Living, Atlanta Regional Commission, Jewish Family and Career Services, and Dekalb Medical committed 2 days to learning this innovative… more »
Misty Nelson is a current Georgia State University student completing the internship portion of the School Psychology M.Ed./Ed.S. program. She also worked as a student employee for our department, Counseling & Psychological Services (CPS). Prior to attending GSU, Misty was selected as a Gates Millennium Scholar. As we approach the midway point of the academic… more »
CSI: Chi Epsilon Chapter presents “Trauma Competency Training: The Beliefs, Knowledge and Skills of the Trauma-competent Counselor.”
Speaker: Dr. Melinda Paige, Founding Director of Trauma Competency Institute, LLC
Date: Friday, December 7, 2018 Time: 9:00 A.M – 4:00 P.M. Location: CEHD Room 915 SOLD OUT
Every Spring CPS students that are approaching the completion of the degree in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling, and School Counseling programs participate in the National Counselor Examination. The exam is issued by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC)… more »
Jonathan Yellowhair is a second-year student in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program. He has also recently been selected as an NBCC Fellow and Tillman Scholar. As we enter into a new academic year, Jonathan provides insight into the final year of his master’s program and what the distinguished awards will allow him to do.
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Representatives from CPS and the some of our surrounding school systems traveled to Los Angeles, CA, to present at the 2018 American School Counselor Association Conference. Dr. Erin Mason, SCO M.Ed. students: Natassia Basto, Lizzie Martin, Gabby Smith, as well as local school counselor leaders from the Atlanta Public Schools, Cobb County, and Gwinnett County:… more »
The Association for Play Therapy’s (APT) mission is to promote the value of play, play therapy, and credentialed play therapists. They have determined Georgia State University’s Play Therapy Training Institute to be an Approved Center of Play Therapy Education. APT grants this designation to higher education institutions that offer Master’s or Doctoral degrees in… more »
Mackenzie Suttles received her master’s in clinical rehabilitation counseling from the College of Education & Human Development in 2016 and is a doctoral student in the counselor education and practice program. She also serves as the program coordinator for Georgia State University’s Inclusive Digital Expression and Literacy (IDEAL) program.
Q: What led… more »
The National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) recently revealed in a press release that several of our exemplary students have been awarded fellowships:
$11,000 Counseling Fellowship from NBCC and Affiliates Jonathan Yellowhair, second-year Clinical Mental Health Counseling student. This fellowship will provide the student with resources to support his continued education and… more »
As a CPS graduate student there are many opportunities to create custom experiences. That is exactly what two of our clinical mental health students were able to do.
Last summer a group of students and faculty traveled abroad for a clinical outreach experience. Janelle Jones* and Jasmaine Ataga** were among that group. Before the… more »