Click here to close now.

Welcome!

News Feed Item

Walden University Faculty Present at American Counseling Association Conference & Expo

Dr. Brande Flamez will receive ACA's Kitty Cole Human Rights Award

MINNEAPOLIS, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eleven faculty members from Walden University's School of Counseling will present their research and best practices at the American Counseling Association's (ACA) 2014 Conference & Expo March 27–30 in Honolulu. The annual event brings together professional counselors from various practice settings for networking and career development.

Walden University logo

Walden faculty member Dr. Brande Flamez will be honored at this year's conference for her work in the counseling profession. Dr. Flamez, LPC, NCC, a faculty member in the CACREP-accredited Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision program, will receive the Kitty Cole Human Rights Award, which honors an ACA member who has made significant contributions in one or more areas of the broad spectrum of human rights.

"The ACA conference is an opportunity for counseling professionals to gather and discuss the key needs of counselors today and how to address them," said Dr. Savitri Dixon-Saxon, associate dean of the School of Counseling. "It is an honor to have our faculty recognized as award winners and be selected to present to their peers on a wide range of topics that affect members of our community."

The faculty members who will present at this year's conference, and their presentations, are:

  • Dr. Matt Buckley and Dr. Jason King, "Demystifying the DSM-5 Diagnostic Process"
  • Dr. David Capuzzi, "The Sixth Edition of Youth at Risk: A Prevention Resource for Counselors, Teachers, and Parents"
  • Dr. Brande Flamez, "Family Counseling Education in Developing and Emerging Countries" and "Celiac Disease: Psychological, Developmental, and Family Counseling Issues"
  • Dr. Laura Haddock, Dr. David Capuzzi, Dr. Mark Stauffer, and Dr. Colleen Logan, "Youth at Risk"
  • Dr. Ryan Holliman, "Playing for Academic Success: Exploring the Impact of School Based Play Therapy with Academic Achievement"
  • Dr. Colleen Logan, "LGBTQ Parenting and Custody Disputes: What Counselors Need to Know," "Youth at Risk," and an Ignite! session
  • Dr. Ruth Moore, "LGBTQ Parenting and Custody Disputes: What Counselors Need to Know" and "Healing From Separation: A Humanistic Approach"
  • Dr. Michelle Perepiczka, "From Free Play and Self-Empathy to Wellness" and "Show Off What You're Doing, Identify What You Want to Start Doing"
  • Dr. Nina Spadaro, "Yoga and Tai Chi Self-Care for Counselors: Mood Enhancement, Connection and Listening"

Dr. Jason King, faculty member in the CACREP-accredited M.S. in Mental Health Counseling program, also will be honored as the distinguished invited speaker on the CSI Leadership Panel by Chi Sigma Iota, the international honor society of professional counseling.

Walden University's School of Counseling in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences enables students to gain scholarly and professional experience to promote positive social change. The school's programs prepare professionals with the skills they need to advance in a broad range of settings that include mental health centers, social service agencies, research institutes and universities. For more information about Walden's counseling programs, visit www.WaldenU.edu/counseling.

About Walden University
For more than 40 years, Walden University has supported working professionals in achieving their academic goals and making a greater impact in their professions and their communities. Today, more than 50,000 students from all 50 states and more than 150 countries are pursuing their bachelor's, master's or doctoral degrees online at Walden. The university provides students with an engaging educational experience that connects them with expert faculty and peers around the world. Walden is the flagship online university in the Laureate International Universities network—a global network of more than 75 campus-based and online universities in 30 countries.

Walden offers more than 80 degree programs with more than 370 specializations and concentrations. Areas of study include health sciences, counseling, human services, management, psychology, social work, education, public health, nursing, public administration and information technology. For more information, visit www.WaldenU.edu. Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association, www.ncahlc.org.

Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110920/MM71012-b

SOURCE Walden University

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Latest Stories
The enterprise market will drive IoT device adoption over the next five years. In his session at @ThingsExpo, John Greenough, an analyst at BI Intelligence, division of Business Insider, analyzed how companies will adopt IoT products and the associated cost of adopting those products. John Greenough is the lead analyst covering the Internet of Things for BI Intelligence- Business Insider’s paid research service. Numerous IoT companies have cited his analysis of the IoT. Prior to joining BI In...
"We have been in business for 21 years and have been building many enterprise solutions, all IT plumbing - server, storage, interconnects," stated Alex Gorbachev, President of Intelligent Systems Services, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 16th Cloud Expo, held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City.
"ciqada is a combined platform of hardware modules and server products that lets people take their existing devices or new devices and lets them be accessible over the Internet for their users," noted Geoff Engelstein of ciqada, a division of Mars International, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City.
The time is ripe for high speed resilient software defined storage solutions with unlimited scalability. ISS has been working with the leading open source projects and developed a commercial high performance solution that is able to grow forever without performance limitations. In his session at Cloud Expo, Alex Gorbachev, President of Intelligent Systems Services Inc., shared foundation principles of Ceph architecture, as well as the design to deliver this storage to traditional SAN storage co...
Countless business models have spawned from the IaaS industry. Resell Web hosting, blogs, public cloud, and on and on. With the overwhelming amount of tools available to us, it's sometimes easy to overlook that many of them are just new skins of resources we've had for a long time. In his General Session at 16th Cloud Expo, Phil Jackson, Lead Technology Evangelist at SoftLayer, broke down what we've got to work with and discuss the benefits and pitfalls to discover how we can best use them to d...
"We have seen the evolution of WebRTC right from the starting point to what it has become today, that people are using in real applications," noted Dr. Natasha Tamaskar, Vice President and Head of Cloud and Mobile Strategy and Ecosystem at GENBAND, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at WebRTC Summit, held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City.
Enterprises are turning to the hybrid cloud to drive greater scalability and cost-effectiveness. But enterprises should beware as the definition of “policy” varies wildly. Some say it’s the ability to control the resources apps’ use or where the apps run. Others view policy as governing the permissions and delivering security. Policy is all of that and more. In his session at 16th Cloud Expo, Derek Collison, founder and CEO of Apcera, explained what policy is, he showed how policy should be arch...
The 3rd International WebRTC Summit, to be held Nov. 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, announces that its Call for Papers is now open. Topics include all aspects of improving IT delivery by eliminating waste through automated business models leveraging cloud technologies. WebRTC Summit is co-located with 15th International Cloud Expo, 6th International Big Data Expo, 3rd International DevOps Summit and 2nd Internet of @ThingsExpo. WebRTC (Web-based Real-Time Com...
Internet of Things (IoT) will be a hybrid ecosystem of diverse devices and sensors collaborating with operational and enterprise systems to create the next big application. In their session at @ThingsExpo, Bramh Gupta, founder and CEO of robomq.io, and Fred Yatzeck, principal architect leading product development at robomq.io, discussed how choosing the right middleware and integration strategy from the get-go will enable IoT solution developers to adapt and grow with the industry, while at th...
It is one thing to build single industrial IoT applications, but what will it take to build the Smart Cities and truly society-changing applications of the future? The technology won’t be the problem, it will be the number of parties that need to work together and be aligned in their motivation to succeed. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Jason Mondanaro, Director, Product Management at Metanga, discussed how you can plan to cooperate, partner, and form lasting all-star teams to change the world...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Harbinger Systems will exhibit at SYS-CON's 17th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 3–5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Harbinger Systems is a global company providing software technology services. Since 1990, Harbinger has developed a strong customer base worldwide. Its customers include software product companies ranging from hi-tech start-ups in Silicon Valley to leading product companies in the US a...
The 4th International Internet of @ThingsExpo, co-located with the 17th International Cloud Expo - to be held November 3-5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA - announces that its Call for Papers is open. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the biggest idea since the creation of the Worldwide Web more than
SYS-CON Events announced today that ProfitBricks, the provider of painless cloud infrastructure, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 17th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 3–5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. ProfitBricks is the IaaS provider that offers a painless cloud experience for all IT users, with no learning curve. ProfitBricks boasts flexible cloud servers and networking, an integrated Data Center Designer tool for visual control over the...
"We got started as search consultants. On the services side of the business we have help organizations save time and save money when they hit issues that everyone more or less hits when their data grows," noted Otis Gospodnetić, Founder of Sematext, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @DevOpsSummit, held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City.
"CenturyLink brings a full suite of services to the table and that enables us to be an IT service provider," explained Jeff Katzen, Director of the Cloud Practice at CenturyLink, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 16th Cloud Expo, held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City.