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PHOTO:dogwoodsChildren's disaster related activity book released

September 6,2017

Anne Stewart and Danielle Budash, working with a regional disaster preparedness agency, the Shenandoah Valley Project Impact, helped create disaster-related education material for children in response to Hurricane Katrina. The result was an activity book for children titled “Too Much Weather: A Disaster Activity Book for Kids.”

PHOTO:Trevor StokesGraduate psychology professor awarded Fulbright

May 2, 2017

Graduate Psychology professor Trevor Stokes is the third College of Health and Behavioral Studies (CHBS) faculty member to be awarded a Fulbright Scholarship this year.

PHOTO: Mina Attia

Mina Attia awarded counseling fellowship from NBCC and affiliates

April 25, 2017

Mina Attia, a doctoral student in the counseling and supervision program, received a fellowship award from the NBCC Foundation, a nonprofit affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors. Through this fellowship, Attia will further his work in serving minority populations - particularly refugees and immigrants.

PHOTO: Agnes CarbrayAgnes Carbrey ‘Making the unconscious conscious’ through art and counseling

March 29, 2017

Established artist Agnes Carbrey, student in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at JMU, finds common ground between arts and counseling.

LOGO: Journey Around the WorldJourney Around the World

March 29, 2017

Since beginning four years ago as an after school program for six children, the Journey Around the World program has blossomed into a year-long global and prosocial education curriculum.

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Welcome to the Department of Graduate Psychology and Counseling! Our department offers eight graduate programs designed for individuals who want to pursue advanced study in psychology or counseling. These programs share the goals of academic enrichment, development of research and applied skills, and personal and professional growth.
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