The Counselor Education program in the Department of Educational Psychology and Counseling is hosting “Social Justice and Mental Health,” a workshop for helping professionals, on February 24, 2017. The workshop will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. in Hodges Library, Room 101. The workshop will be led by Catharina Chang, a professor of Counseling and Psychological Services at Georgia State University.
Chang has published and presented in the areas of social justice and advocacy, multicultural counseling competence, privilege and oppression issues and counseling implications related to Asian American and Korean American clients. She is past-president of the Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development.
The event is co-sponsored by the Upsilon Theta Chapter of Chi Sigma Iota, an international honor society for counselor education, and the College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences. The event is free and open to the public.