Dr. Gladding receives the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award from UNCG

Posted on: February 17, 2014

The School of Health and Human Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro recently announced that Sam Gladding (PhD ’77), chair and professor in Wake Forest’s Department of Counseling, has been selected as the recipient of its Distinguished Alumni Award. This award is the highest honor given by the School of Health and Human […]

College to Career series mentioned in ‘Teen Vogue’ Magazine

Posted on: December 13, 2013

At Wake Forest University, you don’t even have to step into the career services office to benefit from its resources—career education is integrated into some of the classes. Part of a $10 million campaign to better prepare its liberal arts students for life after college, Wake Forest asked professors in traditional academic areas like history […]

Afternoon at the improv–Theatre students and Counseling students collaborate to refine their skills

Posted on: November 21, 2013

Taking on roles has taken on new meaning for a group of theatre students helping to train counseling students.  In practice counseling sessions in Tribble Hall classrooms, undergraduate theatre students act as clients for students in the graduate counseling program. The Interdisciplinary Performance and the Liberal Arts Center (IPLACe) funded initiative is led by Dr. Phil […]

University Spotlight: Wake Forest University

Posted on: November 20, 2013

The Wake Forest University Department of Counseling continues to uphold the tradition it has had since 1968 of training counselors with a focus on excellence and the service to  others, while remaining progressive in-program development. The on-campus program maintains CACREP accredited clinical mental health and school counseling tracks. In 2012, the counseling department initiated its […]

Wake Forest University ACE Fellowship Awarded to Heidi Robinson and Dr. Carla Emerson.

Posted on: November 19, 2013

Mrs. Heidi Robinson, left. Dr. Carla Emerson, right. The Department of Counseling’s Mrs. Heidi Robinson and Dr. Carla Emerson are two of the newest recipients of Wake Forest University’s ACE Fellowship Program. The Academic and Community Engagement (ACE) Fellowship Program, in partnership with the Institute for Public Engagement, the Teaching and Learning Center, and the Dean […]

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Coming Events! Spring seminar to be held April 11, 2014.

Posted on: November 18, 2013

  The Department of Counseling is pleased to announce its Spring 2014 Continuing Education Seminar to be held on Friday, April 11 8:30-4:00. The focus of this year’s seminar is “Counseling Members of the Military and their Families.” We are excited to host Dr. David Fenell, Professor of Counselor Education and past chair of the […]

Malaysian Counseling Professors Visit Department of Counseling

Posted on: November 15, 2013

Dr. Mohamed Fadzil Che Din, President of the Malaysia Board of Counselors and Deputy Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs for the National Defence University of Malaysia, and Dr. Wan Marsuki Wan Jaafar, a member of the Malaysia Board of Counselors and a Senior Lecturer in Department of Counselor Education at the Universiti Putra Malaysia, stopped […]

Online Counseling Students Prepare for Campus Residency Weekend

Posted on: November 12, 2013

All across the country, students from Wake Forest University’s online Counseling program are preparing for a trip to Winston Salem. The weekend of December 12-15 is the next residency weekend for online counseling students, specifically for those from our third cohort. Twice during their academic program, each cohort of students travels to Wake Forest’s campus […]

Dr. Samuel Gladding is quoted in the Chicago Tribune

Posted on: November 11, 2013

The holiday season is fast approaching–at some point during the coming weeks, you will most likely join family and friends for a meal to celebrate a holiday. Expect laughter, camaraderie, good eats and some wonderful memories.  But where have all our table manners gone? Have we spent so much time fussing over which fork to use […]

Dr. Samuel Gladding Named Next Poteat Lecturer

Posted on: November 8, 2013

Dr. Samuel Gladding has been named the next Poteat lecturer at Wake Forest University. The Poteat Lecture Series was established in honor of Hubert McNeill Poteat (’06), professor of Latin and head of the classics department at Wake Forest College for 44 years. The Poteat Lecture Series recognizes and showcases the scholarship accomplishments of Wake […]