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Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling: School and Community Counseling Specialization

The School and Community Counseling Specialization will prepare you to address the developmental and mental health needs of children and adolescents in school and community settings.

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Faculty Donna San Antonio Co-Edits Journal Issue on Rural Youth Development

Faculty Donna SanAntonoCounseling Psychology faculty Donna San Antonio recently co-edited a May 2016 Special Issue of Peabody Journal of Education.  Titled "Rural Futures: Supporting Youth Aspirations and Sustaining the Promise of Public Education," the issue features well-known scholars in rural education and rural youth development from across the United States and Canada.  Articles explore issues including unsustainable economic policy, exploitative industrial practices, and lack of youth attachment to local and community schools.  Access the full issue.

6 Critical Skills for Counselors

6 Critical Skills Every Counselor Should Cultivate
6 Critical Skills Every Counselor Should Cultivate
Counselors today are working with increasingly diverse populations that have diverse sets of needs. Honing a solid set of essential skills makes for an effective, successful mental health practitioner.