ACA names National Award after Dr. Sam Gladding

The American Counseling Association (ACA) the world’s largest association  representing professional counselors in various practice settings with over 55,000 members, has set up a new award in honor of Professor of Counseling Samuel T. Gladding (’67, MAEd ’71). The award will be called the Samuel T. Gladding Unsung Heroes Award and will recognize professional counseling […]

Dr. Samuel Gladding’s Poteat Lecture–Link to slides

Dr. Samuel Gladding presented the 2014 Poteat lecture 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 Forest college […]

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

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

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.

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 […]