Special Topics in Counseling–Summer 2017

Thank you for your interest in Wake Forest University’s Special Topics in Counseling courses!  These online courses may be used as continuing education, elective, or transfer credit only. All courses require a minimum of advanced graduate standing and permission of the instructor. Prior to completing your application to the University, please contact the professor to […]

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 […]

Department of Counseling celebrates our 10th Birthday!

  The Department of Counseling is celebrating our 10th anniversary of becoming a free standing department!   The Counseling program at Wake Forest University has actually been in existence since 1968, so we are older than we look!   However, we were part of the Education department until 2003. As we grew in size and […]

Congratulations 2013 Graduates!!!

Fifteen 2nd year students graduated with their Master of Arts in Counseling on May 20, 2013. Caleb Pusey, a dual-degree student, also received his Master of Divinity. CONGRATULATIONS to all our graduating students!

College to Career – Options in the World of Work featured in WFU News Center

Options in the World of Work How job shadowing builds confidence and competence When Rahel Tafese spent a day shadowing a sales representative for a company called BioRx, she learned a lot about treatments for immune deficiency, but more importantly, she made connections that will help her as she figures out what path she will […]

College to Career Courses Highlighted in AAC&U Article

The College to Career courses and partnership between the Department of Counseling and the Office of Personal and Career Development at Wake Forest University were highlighted in a March 2013 article in AAC&U News entitled, “A Holistic Approach to Personal and Career Development at Wake Forest University.” Read the full article here.

Class of 2013 Dedicates “Proetry Humanitate” to Dr. Sam Gladding

During the Chi Sigma Iota Pi Alpha Chapter Induction Ceremony, the Class of 2013 dedicated their CSI fundraising poetry compilation, entitled, “Proetry Humanitate” to Dr. Sam Gladding. The book includes a collection of poems by members of the Department of Counseling. The dedication is printed inside each of the books and reads, “Dr. Gladding is […]

Department Honors Professor Emeritus, John P. Anderson, and Mary Anderson through Dedication of Fellowship

During the Department of Counseling’s 2013 Induction Ceremony for the Pi Alpha chapter of Chi Sigma Iota, students, faculty, and staff honored John P. Anderson, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Counseling who retired in Spring 2011, and his wife, Mary “Cissy” Anderson, through the dedication of the John & Mary Anderson Fellowship. Each year […]

Department Announces Annual Spring Seminar: April 26, 2013

The Department of Counseling at Wake Forest University is pleased to announce its annual spring seminar for April 26, 2013 This year, the seminar will feature presentations by Edward G. Shaw, MD, MA, a faculty member in the Department of Counseling, and will is entitled, “Making Sense of Sandy Hook Through the Lens of Neuroscience.” […]

Donna Henderson Receives Award at NCCA Conference

On February 21, 2013, Professor Donna Henderson was honored with the Innovation/Creativity in Counseling Award at the North Carolina Counseling Association (NCCA) conference in Greensboro, NC. Donna Henderson received the award with Scott Hinkle and Wendi Schweiger of the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) for their work with the Mental Health Facilitator program. Congratulations, Donna, […]