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The Fierce List (of Counseling Jobs)

  • VIRGINIA - Wythe Well Being Emotional and Behavioral Health

    Apr 28, 2016
    Wythe Well Being Emotional and Behavioral Health is seeking a licensed therapist to provide outpatient treatment with adults, youth, and families, regarding issues of mental health, substance abuse, anger management, parenting, trauma, and adjustment disorders, among others. Position will be a part of a system of care approach, providing clinical assessment, treatment planning, therapeutic interventions, and clinical leadership to the client's treatment team.
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  • MARYLAND - MCDANIEL COLLEGE - Two Positions

    Apr 22, 2016
    McDaniel College Graduate and Professional Studies division is seeking to maintain its strong and productive graduate level counseling programs through two new faculty appointments. McDaniel College operates a vibrant counseling program with tracks in both mental health and school counseling.
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  • CALIFORNIA - CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, NORTHRIDGE - Director, University Counseling Services

    Apr 21, 2016
    The office of University Counseling Services provides a diverse and multidisciplinary staff committed to the mission of providing student learning focused high quality psychological services, outreach, and training that foster the productive mental health and success of students while contributing to a safe, welcoming, and multi-culturally aware campus community.
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  • NEW YORK - SUNY OSWEGO - Assistant Professor of Counseling Services (School Counseling)

    Apr 20, 2016
    The Department of Counseling & Psychological Services at the State University of New York at Oswego invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Counseling Services (School Counseling) position.
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Latest News

ACA's 49th President, Dr. Judy Lewis, Passes Away

by Amber McLaughlin | Mar 21, 2014
Dr. Lewis was a vociferous advocate for social justice and worked hard to shape and protect the important role that professional counselors play in helping clients and students enjoy a more fulfilling life. Many in the field owe her a debt of gratitude for her passion, her unwavering dedication, and her life-long commitment to the counseling profession.

Dr. Lewis was a professor at Governors State University until her retirement in 2008. She was president of ACA from 2000-2001, as well as Chair of an ACA task force charged with developing the ACA Advocacy Competencies. She co-edited ACA Advocacy Competencies: A Social Justice Framework for Counselors, which was published by ACA to help counselors apply the advocacy competencies across settings and specialties.

Her other books related to counseling and advocacy include Community Counseling: A Multicultural-Social Justice Perspective, Management of Human Service Programs and Substance Abuse Counseling.

After her retirement, Dr. Lewis spent her time in volunteer work focused on community organizing and social justice.

A memorial will be held on April 11 at 10 a.m. at the First Unitarian Society of Chicago in Hyde Park.