Curriculum Vita

Janice E. Ward                                                 Telephone: W(573)651-2415

Southeast Missouri State University                    Email: jward@semo.edu            

Dept. of Ed. Admin. & Counseling                

One University Plaza, MS 5550

Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

I. EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Ph.D. 2001

Counselor Education

Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Carbondale, IL

Master of Arts 1997

Community Counseling

Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau, MO

Bachelor of Arts 1993

Psychology/Sociology, (Double Major)

Iowa Wesleyan College

Mt. Pleasant, IA

Associate of Arts 1990

Liberal Arts

Southeast Iowa Community College

West Burlington, IA

II. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2005-Fall; Assistant Professor

Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO

Graduate

CP 771: Counselor Supervsion

CP 680 Supervised Practicum in Counseling

CP 614 Counseling Skills

CP 686 Internship-Community

CP 687 Internship-Community

2005-Summer; Assistant Professor

Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO

Graduate

CP 630: Foundations of School Counseling

CP 682: Internship: Elementary

CP 683: Internship: Secondary

CP 684: Internship: School

2005-Spring; Assistant Professor

Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO

Graduate

CP 682: Internship: Elementary

CP 616: Group Counseling

CP 614: Counseling Skills

2004-Fall; Assistant Professor

Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO

Graduate

CP 612: Counseling Theories

CP 680: Supervised Practicum in Counseling (2 sections)

2004-Summer; Assistant Professor

Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

Graduate

PSY 6573:Psychological Testing

COUN 6213: Counseling Practicum

COUN 6073: Program Development, Implementation, and Evaluation in School Counseling

2004-Spring; Assistant Professor

Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

Graduate:

COUN 6213: Counseling Practicum

COUN 6223: Advanced Counseling Practicum-Elementary School

Release Time for School Counseling Program Coordinator

2003-Fall; Assistant Professor

Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

Graduate

COUN 6223: Advanced Counseling Practicum-Elementary School

COUN 6123: Group Dynamics

Release Time for School Counseling Program Coordinator

2003-Summer; Assistant Professor

Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

Graduate

PSY 6573:Psychological Testing

COUN 6213: Counseling Practicum

COUN 6073: Program Development, Implementation, and Evaluation in School Counseling

2003-Spring; Assistant Professor

Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

Graduate:

COUN 6213: Counseling Practicum

COUN 6223: Advanced Counseling Practicum-Elementary School

Release Time for School-University Partnership-Nettleton

2002-Fall; Assistant Professor

Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

Graduate:

COUN 6213: Counseling Practicum

COUN 6223: Advanced Counseling Practicum-Elementary School

COUN 6063: Information and Services in Career Development

2000-2001; 2001-2002 School Counselor, Franklin Elementary, Cape Girardeau Public Schools, Cape Girardeau, MO. Building Test Coordinator; Building Special Service Coordinator. Perform individual and group assessment, individual and group counseling, and teach guidance K-6.

2000-2001; 2001-2002 Adjunct Instructor, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO.

Graduate:

GC 648: Skills for the Helping Profession (Fall 2000; Fall 2001)

CP 630: Foundations of School Guidance and Counseling (Summer 2001)

CP 611: Counseling Theories (Fall 2001)

CP 617: Assessment in Counseling (Summer 2002)

CP 616: Group Counseling (Spring 2002; Summer 2002)

2000-(Spring semester) Intern Co-Instructor, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO.

Graduate:

GC 648: Skills for the Helping Profession-Assist with lecture as needed, evaluate videotapes and provide written feedback.

GC 655: Group Guidance I-Assist with lecture and facilitate T-group.

1999-(Fall semester) TA Instructor, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL.

Graduate:

EPSY 494: Individual Practicum-Taught lecture for sections A and B. (School and Community)

1999-(Spring, Summer and Fall semesters) Group and Individual Supervisor, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL.

Graduate:

EPSY 494: Individual Practicum-Provided group and

individual supervision for masters students. (School and Community)

1998 (Spring and Fall semesters) Lab Facilitator, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL.

Graduate:

EPSY 493: Counseling Skill Development-Facilitated lab portion of course in which students developed counseling skills.

2000-(Spring and Summer semesters) Teaching Assistant, Department of Educational Psychology and Special Ed., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.

Duties Included; A) Assist with CACREP accreditation review for 2001; B) Assist with program newsletter; C) Revise student evaluations; D) Assist with classes as needed.

Summer 1999-Fall 1999-Administrative Assistant, Clinical Center Achieve Program, Southern Illinois University

Service Provision:

Diagnostic Supervisor. Duties include: A) Conducting weekly staff meetings; B) Contacting clients with the results of staffing; C) Contacting various university offices with information about clients that have been accepted; D) Sending packets to clients with information about SIUC and Achieve; E) Proofreading all psychoeducational evaluations from rough draft to final copy.

Supervision:

Provide academic supervision for clients of Achieve.

Assessment:

Perform diagnostic assessment for learning

disabilities. Complete assessment reports. Develop Psychoeducational Evaluations.

Spring 1999-Administrative Assistant, Clinical Center Achieve Program, Southern Illinois University

Service Provision:

Remediation. Duties include: Assist clients of Achieve in development of academic skills.

Supervision:

Provide academic supervision for clients of Achieve.

Assessment:

Perform diagnostic assessment for learning disabilities. Complete assessment reports. Develop Psychoeducational Evaluations.

Summer 1998-Fall 1998-Administrative Assistant, Clinical Center Achieve Program, Southern Illinois University.

Service Provision:

Career Development Supervisor. Duties include: Provide career counseling and assessment for clients of Achieve.

Supervision:

Provide academic supervision for clients of Achieve.

Assessment:

Perform diagnostic assessment for learning disabilities. Complete assessment reports. Develop Psychoeducational Evaluations.

Summer 1997-Spring 1998-Administrative Assistant, Clinical Center Achieve Program, Southern Illinois University.

Assessment:

Perform diagnostic assessment for learning disabilities. Complete assessment reports. Develop Psychoeducational Evaluations.

Supervision:

Provide academic supervision for clients of Achieve.

Supervised internship in organizational management for Master's level student (Fall 1998 semester).

Service Provision:

Coordinator-Books on Tape (BOT) Service for clients of Achieve. Duties include: A) Determine and respond to students' requests for BOT; B)Ensure and coordinate student membership in Reading For the Blind and Dyslexic and National Library Service for Blind and Physically Handicapped; C) Hire, train, and supervise BOT desk workers; D) Hire, train, and supervise BOT readers; E) Work in conjunction with other graduate supervisors; and F) Maintain appropriate paperwork and documentation.

1996-1997-Teaching Assistant, Counseling Program, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO

Graduate:

GC 651: Psychometrics II-Assisted professor in evaluation of protocols and videos of IQ test administration by students.

Supervision:

GC 648: Skills for the Helping Professions-Performed peer supervision of skill development by students.

GC 640: Orientation to Personal and Professional Development in Counseling-Taught module of counseling theories.

Research:

Assessment and Treatment of the Substance Abuse Population-Co-taught two-part research seminars and collected data from participants. Data collection was to assess knowledge acquisition and attitude change related to working with this population.

1998-1999-Clinical Experience, Lutheran Family and Children's Services, Cape Girardeau, MO.

EPSY 594: Advanced Practica in Individual Counseling and Group Counseling.

(20 Hours)-Provided individual counseling to clients and facilitated a psychoeducational group on parenting skills.

1995-1996-Clinical Experience, Lutheran Family and Children's Services, Cape Girardeau, MO.

GC 656: Supervised Practicum in Counseling.

(100 Hours)-Provided individual and career counseling to clients and performed misc. agency duties. Also provided individual and career counseling to students in the University counseling lab.

GC 678 & 679: Supervised Internship in Counseling/Agency.

(639 Hours)-Provided individual, career, marriage, and family counseling to clients. Also provided individual and career counseling for undergraduate students in the University counseling lab.

(15 Hours)-Co-facilitated weight control group.

1995-1997-Graduate Research Assistant, Counseling Program, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO.

Duties Included; A) Perform various tasks related to NCATE accreditation review and process of accreditation by CACREP; B) Attend all faculty wing meetings, Supervisor meetings, and Advisory Council meetings, take notes, type and distribute minutes; C) Assist with classes as needed; D) Assist with research; E) Edit departmental newsletter; F) Assist with Departmental contribution to Strategic Plan; and G) Act as liaison between students and faculty.

OTHER RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Summer 1996-Research Assistant, Cave Project (Counselors Aware of Vocational Education), Department of Education for the State of Missouri (Dr. George Johnson).

III. CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE

National Certified Counselor (N.C.C)

National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc.

School Counselor K-12 Certificate

8/15/00-8/15/2010

School Psychological Examiner K-12 Guidance I Certificate

8/15/00-8/15/2010

Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)

State of Missouri

IV. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Conferences Attended

Missouri School Counselors Association Fall Conference, Osage Beach, MO. November, 2005.

Association for Counselor Education and Supervision 2005 National Conference, October, 2005, Pittsburgh, PA.

MSCA Leadership Training, Jefferson City, MO. August, 2005.

American Counseling Association World Conference, Spring 2005, Atlanta, GA.

American Counseling Association of Missouri 2005 Annual Conference,

Jefferson City, MO.

Missouri School Counseling Association Fall 2004 Conference, Osage Beach, MO.

North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Fall 2004 Conference, St. Louis, MO.

Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Fall 2004 Conference, Athens, GA.

American Counseling Association World Conference, Spring 2004, Kansas City, MO.

ACES Mid-Winter Conference 2004, Harding University, Searcy, AR.

Arkansas Counseling Association Fall 2003 Conference, Hot Springs, AR.

North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Fall 2003 Conference, Cincinnati, OH.

Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Fall 2003 Conference, Chattanooga, TN.

Leadership Conference, Arkansas Counseling Association, Summer 2003, Heber Springs, AR.

ACES Mid-Winter Conference 2003, Henderson State University, Arkadelphia, AR.

2003 Professional Development Schools National Conference, Orlando, FL.

Arkansas Career Education & Guidance Conference 2003, Eureka Springs, AR.

Arkansas Counseling Association Fall 2002 Conference, Hot Springs, AR.

Missouri School Counselors Association Fall 2001 Conference, Osage Beach, MO.

North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Fall 2001 Conference, Oak Brook, Illinois.

American Counseling Association World Conference, Spring 2001, San Antonio, TX.

Missouri School Counselors Association Fall 2000 Conference, Osage Beach, MO.

Illinois Counseling Association Fall 2000 Conference, Springfield, IL.

North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Fall 2000 Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Southeast Missouri School Counselors Association Conference,

Fall 2000, Southeast Missouri State University.

Southern Illinois University 2000 Counseling Conference, Carbondale, IL. ADHD in Children and Adults: Theory, Diagnosis, and Management. Russell A. Barkley, Ph.D.

Southern Illinois University 1999 Counseling Conference, Carbondale, IL. Brief Solution-Oriented Therapy, Bill O'Hanlon, M.S.

Southern Illinois University 1998 Counseling Conference, Carbondale, IL. Effective Choice Therapy, William Glasser, M.D.

Southeast Missouri Principal's Conference, Cape Girardeau, MO, 1997. Seminar on use of the Myers Briggs in the school.

Workshops Attended

PROBE Training, December 2005, Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City, MO.

Suicide Prevention Training, Nancy Bland, SEMOSCA, November, 2005.

MSCA Leadership Training, Jefferson City, MO. August, 2005.

Mentor Training, Spring 2005. Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City, MO.

CACREP Team Member Training, Spring 2005. American Counseling Association World Conference, Spring 2005, Atlanta, GA.

Critical Incident Response Training, Sonnie Trotter, SEMOSCA, November, 2004.

Teaching Enhancement Workshop, August 2004, Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning, Southeast Missouri State University.

Student Advisement RG90 Training, Southeast Missouri State University, Chris Seyer, Associate Registrar, 10/26/04.

Regional Summit on School Counseling, September 2004,SACES, Athens, GA.

Missouri Comprehensive Guidance Program's New Professional Workshop. August, 2000, Cape Girardeau, MO.

Challenging Behaviors and Positive Behavior Supports, Julie A. Donnelly, Ph.D., Autism Support Services, August, 2000.

Grant Writing; Office of Research and Development; Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, 2000

A New Wind in Counseling; Dr. Jamie Moran of Roehampton Institute, London; Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO, 1997.

Violence: Causes, Types, and Treatments; Southeast Regional Advisory Council, Cape Girardeau, MO, 1996.

The Treatment of Sexual Offenders; Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO, 1996.

Treatment Planning; Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, Mo, 1996.

Techniques in Time-Limited Counseling; Wimbledon Guild Counselling Service, Wimbleton, London, England, 1996.

Lectures Attended

Counseling in England; Dr. Jamie Moran of Roehampton Institute, London; Chi Sigma Iota, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO, 1997.

Open Morning Lecture and Round Table; London Lighthouse for AIDS Patients, London, England, 1996.

Peer Counseling; Roehampton Institute, London, England, 1996.

Counseling in the Workplace; Roehampton Institute, London, England, 1996.

Spirituality in Counseling; Roehampton Institute, London, England, 1996.

In-House Counseling at Scotland Yard; London, England, 1996.

Site Visits

Charter Hospital; London, England, 1996.

Substance Abuse Treatment Center; London, England, 1996.

Scotland Yard Counselling Service; London, England, 1996.

Wimbledon Counselling Service; Wimbleton, London, England, 1996.

London Lighthouse for AIDS Patients; London, England, 1996.

Individual Study

Study of Culture and Counseling in London, England, 1996.

V. MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

American Counseling Association (ACA)

American Counseling Association of Missouri (ACAM)

American School Counselor Association (ASCA)

Missouri School Counselor Association (MSCA)

Southeast Missouri School Counselor Association (SEMOSCA)

Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES)

North Central ACES (National/Regional Division)

Chi Sigma Iota; Sigma Epsilon Sigma Chapter (SEMO)

Phi Kappa Phi (SEMO)

VI. PRESENTATIONS

2005 (Fall): "Fundamentals of Supervision." Missouri School Counselors Association Fall Conference, Osage Beach, MO.

2005 (Fall): "Small Group Counseling: Outcome Research Projects." Missouri School Counselors Association Fall Conference, Osage Beach, MO.

2005 (Fall): "Weaving Creativity into the Practice of Counseling Supervision." Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

2005 (Fall): "Selecting Future Counselors: A Ten-Factor Model for Changing the Student Screening Perspective." Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

2005 (Spring): "Play Therapy Groups." American Counseling Association of Missouri, Jefferson City, MO.

2004 (Fall): "Building Bridges to the Community-A Southeast Missouri State Experience." North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Conference, St. Louis, MO.

2004 (Fall): "A School-University Partnership that Works!" North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Conference, St. Louis, MO.

2004 (Fall): "A School-University Alliance that Transforms Counselor Education and Supervision. "Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Conference, Athens, GA.

2004 (Spring): "Assessing the Cognitive Complexity of Counselors in Training." American Counseling Association Conference, Kansas City, MO.

2004 (Spring): "Counseling Outcomes Research: New Initiatives." Arkansas ACES 2004 Mid-Winter Conference, Harding University, Searcy, AR.

2004 (Spring): "Counseling Supervision: Ethics and Scope of Practice. "Arkansas ACES 2004 Mid-Winter Conference, Harding University, Searcy, AR.

2003 (Fall): "The ASCA National Model: Implications for Arkansas School Counselors." Arkansas Counseling Association Conference, Hot Springs, AR.

2003 (Fall): "The Reflecting Team Approach: A Techniques for Field Supervisors of LACs." Arkansas Counseling Association Conference, Hot Springs, AR.

2003 (Fall): "Stop Bullying with Operation Respect." Arkansas Counseling Association Conference, Hot Springs, AR.

2003 (Fall): "Applying Narrative to the Integrated Developmental Model of Supervision: Mythical Stories that Reflect Changes in Motivation, Autonomy, and Self and Other Awareness." North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Fall 2003 Conference, Cincinnati, OH.

2003 (Fall): "The Use of Genograms in the Training of School Counselors and the Practice of School Counseling." Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Fall 2003 Conference, Chattanooga, TN.

2003 (Fall): "Skills Training Methodologies in CACREP Counselor Training Programs." Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Fall 2003 Conference, Chattanooga, TN.

2003 (Spring): "Operation Respect and the Don't Laugh At Me Program." Arkansas Career Education & Guidance Conference, Eureka Springs, AR.

2003 (Spring): "Group Supervision of Counselors in Training Using the Reflecting Team Approach." Arkansas ACES 2003 Mid-Winter Conference, Henderson State University, Arkadelphia, AR.

2003 (Spring): "Don't Laugh At Me." Crowley's Ridge COOP Counselors Network, Harrisburg, AR.

2001 (Fall): "The Development of Counseling Self-Efficacy During the Supervision Process." North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, Oak Brook, IL.

2001 (Fall): "Teaching Counselors to Work With Potentially Violent Diverse Youth." North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, Oak Brook, IL.

2001 (Fall): "Tracking Counselor Conceptual Complexity." North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, Oak Brook, IL.

2000 (Fall): "Specific Feedback Components of Effective Supervision." Illinois Counseling Association Conference, Springfield, IL.

2000 (Fall): "A Model for Teaching Beginning-Level Supervision to Field Personnel." North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, Indianapolis, IN.

1997 (Spring): "The Effects of Level of Training and Years of Clinical Experience on Counseling Self-Efficacy," presented to the Fifth Annual Southeast Missouri State University Student Research Conference, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO.

VII. PUBLICATIONS

Duys, D., & Ward, J. (2004). Counselor cognitive complexity across training programs. Manuscript in preparation.

Duys, D., Ward, J. E. Maxwell, J., & Eaton, L. (2004). Career counseling in a volatile job market: Tiedeman's perspective revisited. Manuscript in preparation.

Ward, J. E., & Sommer, C. A.(2006). Using stories in supervision to facilitate counselor development. The Journal of Poetry Therapy, 19(2), XX-XX.

Lietner, J., Ward, J. E., & Milde, C. (2005). Counseling students with special needs: Reflections on the disabilities and abilities to view the person, not their needs, as special. The Counseling Interviewer, 37(3), 10-12.

Lietner, J., & Ward, J. E. (2005). Mentoring: School survival for the school counselor. The Counseling Interviewer, 37(2), 31-32.

Milde, C., & Ward, J. (2005). Supervision: More than your signature on a piece of paper! News and Views, 20(4), 3.

Skelton, D., Cruce, A., Ward, J. (2002, December). Collaborative strategies to create a caring connected society for the reduction of school violence. Paper published in the proceedings of the International Counseling Conference, Ho Chi Mihn City, Viet Nam.

Skelton, D., Cruce, A., & Ward, J. (2000, June). Save the out of sync from extinction. Paper published in the proceedings of the International Counseling Conference, San Jose, Costa Rica.

Underhile, R., Ward, J. E., Vieceli, B., Kirsche, K., Sussman, R. J.,& White, L. (1998, Winter). Infusing culture-specific literature into multicultural education. TOGETHER: Association for Specialists in Group Work Newsletter.

VIII. SERVICE

Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

2005-2006 PROBE Project; Counselor Educator Partner

2005-2006 Southeast MO. District Mentoring Chair

2004-2005 Student Services Certification Committee

2004-2005 Counselor Educator Committee

Cape Girardeau Public Schools:

2000-2002-Testing Committee

Elementary Sub-Committee for Testing

2002-Elementary Guidance Curriculum Committee

Professional Organizations:

2005-2006-ACAM Representative, Missouri School Counselor Association

Governing Board

2005-2006-MSCA Representative, American Counseling Association of Missouri Board

2005-2006-District Mentor Chair, Southeast Missouri School Counselor Association.

2005-2006-Post-Secondary Vice President, Southeast Missouri School Counselor Association.

Missouri Committee for Professional Counselors, Counselor Educators' Roundtable, 10/21/04, Jefferson City, MO.

2005-Member at Large Elect Elect, North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision

2004-President Elect, Arkansas ACES

2004-Arkansas School Counseling Outcome Research Coordinator, Arkansas School Counselor Association

2003-2004-Board Member-Postsecondary Member at Large, Arkansas School Counselor Association; Northeast Region.

2002-2004-Chi Sigma Iota-Faculty Advisor of Beta Rho Chapter, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR.

2003-2004-Graduate Student Poster Conference Committee Co-Chair, Arkansas Counseling Association Conference.

2003-2004-School Counseling Model Committee, Arkansas Counseling Association.

2000-Fall-Delegate from Southeast District, Missouri School Counselor Association Conference.

2000-2001-NCACES Graduate Student Committee, Charter Member.

1997-Spring-Chi Sigma Iota-Charter President of Sigma Epsilon Sigma Chapter, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO.

Department:

2005-present, Admissions Coordinator for School and Community Counseling Programs, Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

2005 Sponsor for Graduate Student Ethics Team, American Counseling Association.

2004-present, School Counseling Program Coordinator, Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

2004-present, Library Committee, Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

2004-present, Personnel Committee-Counseling, Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

2004-present, Counseling Admission Committee (Chair), Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

2004-present, Committee on Publication and Information, Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

2003-to-May 2004-Search Committee Chair, Position of Assistant Professor of School Counseling, Department of Psychology and Counseling, Arkansas State University.

2003-2004-MSE Program Coordinator, Department of Psychology and Counseling, Arkansas State University.

2002-2004-University Liason, School-University ASU Counseling Partnership with Nettleton School District, Department of Psychology and Counseling, Arkansas State University.

2002-2004-Faculty Advisor, Chi Sigma Iota, Beta Rho Chapter, Department of Psychology and Counseling, Arkansas State University.

2002-2003-Search Committee, Position of Assistant Professor of School Counseling, Department of Psychology and Counseling, Arkansas State University.

2002-2004-Master of Science in Education Degree (School Counseling) Committee, Department of Psychology and Counseling, Arkansas State University.

2002-2004-Resource Committee, Department of Psychology and Counseling, Arkansas State University.

2002-2004-Ad Hoc Newsletter Committee, Department of Psychology and Counseling, Arkansas State University.

2001-2002-NCATE Review, Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

1999-Recruitment at Southeast Missouri State University for Counselor Education Doctoral Program, Department of Educational Psychology and Special Education, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.

1998-Meeting with CACREP Accreditation Team, Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

1995-1997-Mentor for the Counseling Program, Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

1995-1997-Member of Advisory Council for the Counseling Program, Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

1995-1997-Member of CACREP Self-Study Team, Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

1995-1997-Counseling Program Screening, Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

1995-1997-SEMO Health Fair, Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

1995-1997-Editor of Counseling Program Newsletter, The Counseling Perspective, Department of Educational Administration and Counseling, Southeast Missouri State University.

College of Education:

2005-2006 Diversity/International Teaching Committee, College of Education, Southeast Missouri State University.

2005-2006 Annual Awards Committee, College of Education, Southeast Missouri State University.

2004-2005 NCATE/Assessment Committee, College of Education, Southeast Missouri State University.

2002-2004-Library Curriculum Center, College of Education, Arkansas State

University.

University:

2005-2006 Johnson Faculty Center Governing Committee, Southeast Missouri State University.

Community:

1997-Blue Cross Blue Shield Open House, Cape Girardeau, MO.

1997-Family Fun Fair, Community Counseling, Cape Girardeau, MO.

1996-Depression Screening Day, St. Francis Hospital, Cape Girardeau, MO.

Iowa Wesleyan College:

1991-1993-Behavioral Science Club Secretary, Iowa Wesleyan College.

1993-Behavioral Science Club Symposium Committee Member, Iowa Wesleyan College.

IX. SPECIAL RECOGNITION AND HONORS

Chi Sigma Iota Grant for Research in Developmental Counseling and Therapy (DTC), 2005.

Runner-Up in the 2001 Richard and Donna Falvo Outstanding Dissertation Award Program: Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.

Research Award from the Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors at the ACA World Conference, San Antonio, TX, 2001.

Awarded Teaching Assistantship, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, 2000.

Elected to Who's Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges, Southeast Missouri State University Graduate School, 1997-98.

Awarded Administrative Assistantship, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, 1997-1999.

Awarded Graduate Research Assistantship, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, Mo, 1995-1997.

Chi Sigma Iota (Charter Member and Charter President of Sigma Epsilon Sigma, SEMO Chapter), Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO, 1997.

Academic Distinction in the Graduate School, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO, 1997.

Phi Kappa Phi, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO, 1996.

Blue Key, Iowa Wesleyan College, Mt. Pleasant, IA, 1993.

Iota Phi, Iowa Wesleyan College, Mt. Pleasant, IA, 1993.

Summa Cum Laude Graduate, Iowa Wesleyan College, Mt. Pleasant, IA, 1993.

National Dean's List-1991-1992, 1992-1993.

All-American Collegiate Award-1993.

L. Robert Skrzynski Scholarship for the Division of Human Studies, Iowa Wesleyan College, Mt. Pleasant, IA.