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Posted on June 25, 2015 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In celebration of LGBT Pride Month, Springer Publishing Company is recognizing the importance of LGBT acceptance and equality on college campuses. The following article is adapted from College Student Mental Health Counseling by Suzanne Degges-White and Christine Borzumato-Gainey.       Adolescents transitioning to college encounter a variety of new experiences...
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Posted on March 23, 2015 by Shannon Hodges | 1 comment
In this weekly feature, the editors of SpringBoard highlight one career in the health care professions–including a basic description, educational requirements, core competencies/key skills needed, and related web sites and professional organizations where you can find more information! Because most counseling programs are located in Colleges of Education, it is likely that relatively few professors of counselor education have become deans of the college. As Colleges of Education...
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Posted on February 23, 2015 by Shannon Hodges | 0 comments
In this weekly feature, the editors of SpringBoard highlight one career in the health care professions–including a basic description, educational requirements, core competencies/key skills needed, and related web sites and professional organizations where you can find more information! Mediation and conflict resolution have become very popular in community settings, and some colleges and universities have created ombudsman positions. The ombudsman has many functions, and chief...