Tuesday, October 7, 2014

A DePaul Career Center Professional Development and Networking Series

Counselor Connections

The DePaul Career Center is
proud to offer Counselor Connections,
a professional development workshop series
that provides College of Education students with
an opportunity to meet professionals in education
and social service settings to discuss theme-based
topics central to counseling. This series provides a
forum to network within and beyond the DePaul
counseling community and also learn about
featured off-site, nonprofit organizations
that are hosting the series.

Counselor Conversation Workshop Series: Fall 2014 Intersession

Uncovering Unique Roles within Counseling and Prevention
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Youth Guidance
1 N. LaSalle Street, Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60602

Join us for a discussion moderated by Christopher Jaffe, Social Service
Professional and Strategic Development Manager, in which he and fellow
colleagues will highlight unique school-based counseling and prevention
programs such as Becoming a Man (B.A.M.) and Working on Womanhood
(W.O.W.) as well as the work that counseling professionals do within these
resources. Jaffe will share how Youth Guidance’s mission is applied and
supported by various counseling professionals in the organization. You will
have an opportunity to engage in discussion and strengthen your
understanding of the culture of Youth Guidance, competencies needed in
their various professional roles, and the benefits and challenges of working
in a nonprofit setting.

Places and Faces – Supporting Students in Higher Education Settings
Thursday, December 4, 2014
DePaul University
Workshop begins in LPC Career Center (SAC 192)
Panel portion held in Arts and Letters Building
Room TBA
2315 North Kenmore Ave.
Chicago, IL 60614

Join us for this unique workshop during which we will take a walking field
trip to the offices of Multicultural Student Success (OMSS), TRIO Programs,
Career Center, University Ministry (UMIN), Student Housing, and the College
of Science and Health. There, you will meet higher education professionals
who will share highlights of their workplace culture, unique aspects of
their work, and student support efforts. You will also participate in a
panel discussion and break-out session in which you will learn job-search
strategies, how to showcase your strengths and how to apply counseling
skills to many different professional roles within higher education.

Please RSVP to Gina Anselmo at ganselmo@depaul.edu to secure your space in this program. Sign up today as space is limited!