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Counseling Psychology News

Mon
Apr
21
As an academic, Carmen Valdez appreciates the importance of conducting quality research and the value of producing fresh knowledge that can advance a field. Yet it’s the work that directly touches the lives of others that drives her. “Part of my job is to conduct research and publish and get my work out to other professionals,” says the associate professor of counseling psychology. “But it’s when I get out and am able to work with people and different communities that I really become motivated. That is what drives me.”
Sat
Apr
19
After graduating from law school in 1992, Larry Peterson embarked on his professional career as a public defender. He has spent more than two decades with the Wisconsin State Public Defender’s Office. In an effort to transform his practice and to better help his clients and society-at-large, Peterson is furthering his education by pursuing a master’s degree with UW-Madison’s Department of Counseling Psychology.
Thu
Apr
17
In 2003, Dana Barre earned a master’s degree from the School of Education’s Department of Counseling Psychology, specializing in community counseling. Barre in 2009 founded Heartland Farm Sanctuary, a local non-profit animal rescue that provides therapeutic animal-assisted programs for individuals with disabilities and children who are either at risk or have a history of trauma.
Mon
Apr
14
Francisco Sánchez arrived on the UW-Madison campus in the fall of 2012 after spending eight years with the Department of Human Genetics and the Center for Gender-Based Biology at the UCLA School of Medicine. Moving forward, he plans on helping interpret biological studies and relaying information so it can be more easily understood. Sánchez was given the unique opportunity to do just that as his expertise was highlighted in the documentary, “Survival of the Fabulous.”
Sun
Apr
06
UW-Madison’s Francisco Sánchez is the co-author of a paper that was recently published in the international journal Neuroscience. The report is titled “Puberty in the Corpus Callosum.” Sánchez is an assistant professor with the Department of Counseling Psychology.
Tue
Apr
01
This partnership consists of a multi-year effort to co-design and implement three components of educator preparation focused on skills development and supplying a high-quality workforce to MMSD schools –- starting with new educator induction and mentoring this fall. MMSD’s Board of Education voted to approve the Forward Madison initiative at its meeting Monday night.
Sat
Mar
29
The Wisconsin Collaborative Education Research Network (the Network) is a match-making endeavor that is designed to facilitate relationships among university researchers and educators to create new pathways for innovating teaching and learning practices. The Network is a collaborative effort between the UW-Madison School of Education, Wisconsin Center for Education Research (WCER) and Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI).
Fri
Mar
28
Hmong Parents’ Day 3 –- which is hosted by the Hmong Research Team of UW-Madison’s Department of Counseling Psychology -– is taking place Saturday, March 29. This is a campus event that runs from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and invites Hmong parents of UW-Madison students onto campus to increase their college knowledge and sense of efficacy to support their children in higher education.
Wed
Mar
26
On Thursday, March 27, UW-Madison’s Francisco Sánchez is delivering a Continuing Education Units presentation for Counseling and Consultation Services on Disorders of Sex Development (DSD). The lecture by Sánchez, an assistant professor with the Department of Counseling Psychology, is titled, “The Role of Genes and Hormones in Human Sexual Development.”
Wed
Mar
26
Earlise C. Ward, who earned her Ph.D. from UW-Madison’s Department of Counseling Psychology, is featured in the latest UW ICTR Today. This publication is a newsletter for UW-Madison’s Institute for Clinical and Translational Research. Ward is a tenured faculty member in the UW School of Nursing and the PI of a $1.8 million NIH-funded depression intervention for African Americans.
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