The University of the Virgin Islands School of Education will continue its Zoom Lecture Series in observance of Counseling Awareness Month at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, April 14. The topic to be discussed is “Being Better Than ‘OK’ — School Counselor Self-Care, Wellness and Well-Being.”
The presenter will be Xuri Maurice Allen, Ph.D., assistant professor of education.
Meeting ID: 912 7109 3847
Use this link to join the Zoom meeting:
At the end of the presentation, attendees will be able to:
- Articulate the ethical responsibilities/mandates specific to self-care, wellness and well-being that are cited within the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) Ethical Standards for School Counselors and the American Counseling Association (ACA) Code of Ethics;
- Identify unfavorable and unhealthy thoughts, feelings, and behaviors that adversely impact one’s ability to facilitate wellness and well-being for self and others (i.e., students); and
- Employ various strategies and means that promote self-care, wellness, and well-being so one can deliver academic, social/emotional, and career development school counseling services to students and other constituency groups at an optimal level.
For more information, contact the School of Education at 693-1324.