Strengthening the Counseling Profession:
Who Are We and Where Are We Going?
Dr. Craig S. Cashwell, President of Chi Sigma Iota and Professor of Counseling and Educational Development, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT
This webinar will include a brief look at the history of the counseling profession, an assessment of our current status as a profession, and critical foci to strengthen the profession in the future.
At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will:
1. Know important historical markers for the counseling profession.
2. Understand trends and critical current issues in the counseling profession.
3. Understand the developmental issues in our profession and needed tasks for counselors to achieve full parity with other mental health providers.
Craig S. Cashwell, Ph.D., LPC, NCC, ACS, CSAT-S is Professor in the Department of Counseling and Educational Development at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro and an American Counseling Association (ACA) Fellow. Additionally, Craig maintains a part-time private practice focusing on couple counseling and behavioral addictions. He has over 100 publications and has received multiple research awards. He also has received numerous service awards, including the Association for Spiritual, Ethical, and Religious Values (ASERVIC) Meritorious Service and Lifetime Service Awards, the Chi Sigma Iota Thomas J. Sweeney Professional Leadership Award, and the Conference of Southern Graduate Schools Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award. Craig is a Past-Chair of the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), has served as the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES) Governing Council Representative to ACA, and currently serves as President of Chi Sigma Iota, the international honor society for the counseling profession.
CSI Webinars are free to active members and $39 for guests.
Registration for the live webinar is now closed. If you are unable to attend the live webinar, you may access the recorded webinar for a CEU clock hour as well; it will be posted on the Recorded Webinars page within 72 hours after the live event.
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