RCSA Recognizing Rehabilitation Event
“The Rehabilitation Counseling Student Association, Recognizing Rehabilitation event was held at SFSU on November 2nd, 2016. The students, Kaitlin Kimmel (Event Chair), Alex Locust (RCSA President), Christophe Zepeda, Francesca Zuleta, James Valle and Judith Lung put on an incredible event at SF State that was impactful and provocative, reaching over 100 people in the audience including the First Lady of SF State. We thank our students for making the world a better place for people with disabilities and all the other many marginalized and oppressed communities. We are grateful for the work they do, and energized by their commitment to change. Thank you for rising up and righting a wrong.”
Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling Students and Faculty attending Superfest, an event that showcases films that celebrate disability as a creative and generative force in film and culture. Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health student, Alex Locusts moderates a discussion about films with acclaimed film directors. Alex Locust, Dr. Sandra Fitzgerald, and Dr. Julie Chronister celebrating the event together!
Faculty Honor Received
Rebecca Toporek, Professor in the Department of Counseling, was invited as keynote speaker for the 6th Pan-Hellenic Conference of the Counselling Psychology Division of the Hellenic Psychological Society, the main scientific psychology organization in Greece. Her keynote, focusing on psychologists working on social justice and employment in a global context, will be given November 5, 2016, in Athens, Greece. The invitation was prompted based on the Greek translation of the Handbook for Social Justice in Counseling Psychology, of which Dr. Toporek was the lead editor.
AAMFT-CA Division Presents
Moving Forward Together
The Changing Culture of Behavioral Health Treatment: Preparing the Profession for Integrated Care
Presenters: Dr. Tiffany O'shaughnessy and Zack Speir, MFT counseling student.