COUNSELOR EDUCATION PROGRAM -- North Carolina Central University
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Welcome to the website for the Counselor Education Program at North Carolina Central University. We are a program within the Department of Allied Professions in the NCCU School of Education.
If you are interested in applying to our program, please visit all of the links from the menu "Future Students" above. Any additional questions may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are excited to announce the North Carolina Counseling Association’s annual conference date, location, and call for proposals. Mark your calendars now for what is sure to be an exciting and informative three days. The conference theme this year is “Counselors Unite: Joining Together During Challenging Times” We are all aware of the challenging times we are facing in our state, nation, and world. It’s time for professional counselors to unite and join together to rise above these challenges. We invite program proposals from those interested in presenting, so counselor educators and counselors -- plan to share your expertise at our annual conference. Graduate students, we want to hear from you too! We also invite poster session proposals on a variety of topics related to professional counseling.
The 2017 NCCA Conference will be held February 22-24, 2017 in downtown Durham, North Carolina, at the Durham Convention Center. Steps away from dining, shopping, and art, conference attendees can enjoy the city as well as all that the conference has to offer. See below for proposal submission information. Due date for proposals is OCTOBER 14, 2016 at 11:55 PM. We look forward to hearing from you!
North Carolina Counseling Association
2017 Annual Conference: Call for Presentations
“Counselors Unite: Joining Together During Challenging Times”
Location: Durham Convention Center; Durham, NC
Date: February 22-24, 2017
PRESENTATION PROPOSAL SUBMISSION DEADLINE: OCTOBER 14, 2016
Submissions should be typed and submitted electronically no later than 11:55 PM OCTOBER 14, 2016.
To submit a presentation proposal: http://tiny.cc/go10dy
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May 10, 2016
Greensboro, NC—The NBCC Foundation is pleased to announce the 2016 fellowship recipients for the National Board for
Certified Counselors Minority Fellowship Program-Youth (NBCC MFP-Y). The goal of the program is to strengthen the infrastructure that engages diverse individuals in counseling and increases the number of professional counselors providing effective, culturally competent services to underserved minority populations. The Foundation will distribute $248,000 to the 31 NBCC MFP-Y Fellows to support their education and facilitate their service to underserved minority populations, with a specific focus on transition-age youth (ages 16–25).
The Foundation received 130 applications for this fellowship opportunity. The Minority Fellowship Program Master’s Advisory Council, chaired by Dr. Walter Swingler, selected 31 of these applicants to receive the fellowship award.
Congratulations to the Counselor Education Program, thanks to Dr. Robert Horne's efforts, for succesfully obtaining the status of a "Criteria C" Program by the North Carolina Substance Abuse Professional Practice Board.
"Criteria C" Master's degree programs serve as a prerequisite for applicants pursuing North Carolina Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist (LCAS) licensure. Because these programs incorporate the LCAS criteria into their curricula, students graduating with a Master's degree from a "Criteria C" program can be assured that they are receiving all of the necessary LCAS material infused into their learning program.
In October 2015, the Counseling Program at NCCU won a national award, Most Outstanding Master's level Counseling Program, given by the Southern Association of Counselor Education and Supervision.
In February 2015, the Counseling Program was recognized at one of the 50 best schools for an online degree in counseling
One of our faculty members is conducting a research study. Are you willing to help? It should only take about 20 minutes of your time.
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