Stories tagged with: Department of Counseling and Higher Education

From OHIO Eastern to center stage: Alumni team up to direct 'Mamma Mia' at Harrison Central High School

March 11, 2024 Ohio University Eastern alumni Ashley Doren and Bailie Ray have come full circle in their careers and are now co-directing the production of "Mamma Mia" at Harrison Central High School.

Ohio University takes the lead: Bridging the gap in school counselor shortages

February 28, 2024 Discover how Ohio University is tackling the alarming shortage of school counselors in the region by introducing the first accredited online program in school counseling.

How to Become a School Counselor

January 12, 2024 Discover the steps and qualifications necessary to embark on a career as a school counselor. Explore the benefits of enrolling in OHIO's CACREP-accredited online Master's in School Counseling program, tailored to help you achieve your counseling career aspirations.

Sarah Leatherwood named success advisor at OHIO Chillicothe

December 14, 2023 Sarah Leatherwood brings a background in psychology and counseling, along with a passion for working with college students, to her new role as a success advisor at Ohio University Chillicothe.

Empowering children in schools: Ohio University launches online master's degree in school counseling

November 14, 2023 Ohio University's Patton College of Education is excited to announce the launch of its new online Master's in School Counseling program, designed to meet the growing demand for qualified school counselors and empower you to make a positive impact on the lives of students.

International honor society selects counselor education doctoral student Ibrahim Akmese as Leadership Fellow

May 9, 2023 Ibrahim Akmese, a doctoral student in counselor education has been selected as a Leadership Fellow for Chi Sigma Iota (CSI), Counseling Academic and Professional Honor Society International.

Doctoral student Sunder Singhani selected for prestigious National Board of Certified Counselors Minority Fellowship Program

May 9, 2023 Sunder Singhani, a doctoral student in counselor education, has been selected for the National Board of Certified Counselors Minority Fellowship Program for Mental Health Counselors. 

Recognizing academic excellence: The Patton College celebrates student, faculty and staff achievements

May 4, 2023 Students, faculty, and staff gathered in the Baker University Center Ballroom for The Patton College of Education's Awards and Recognition event on April 25, 2023.

Commencement Spotlight: Susan Ngbabare

May 3, 2023 For Susan Ngbabare, the support and guidance provided by OHIO faculty and staff was invaluable, particularly as an African international student trying to navigate the complexities of studying abroad.

Christine Bhat elected president of the American Counseling Association

March 2, 2023 Christine Suniti Bhat, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Counseling and Higher Education, was recently elected to serve as the 73rd president of the American Counseling Association .

Dr. Tommie Radd Professorship officially launches

November 7, 2022 Ohio University’s Gladys W. And David H. Patton College of Education has officially launched the Dr. Tommie Radd Professorship in School Counselor Education for the Department of Counseling and Higher Education.

Counselor Education Program to host practicum and internship fair on Oct. 21

October 13, 2022 The Ohio University Counselor Education Program will host a practicum and internship fair on Friday, Oct. 21.

Counseling internships lead to employment in a much-needed field

February 24, 2022 Katie Troha is one of three students who were accepted into the first cohort of The Patton College of Education’s Counselor Education program as part of a $2 million grant awarded to the ODE.