Virginia Counselors Association


The Virginia Counselors Association (VCA) held its annual conference in Norfolk, VA November 8-10, 2018.  The theme of the conference was Counseling and Advocating in Our Communities.

Radford University was well represented as core faculty, adjunct faculty, and a current graduate student were presenters at the conference.  See the following for presenters and the title of their program session(s):

Morning Mindfulness Practice Group – Alan Forrest
The Fourth Dimension: 4-D Communication with Adolescents (2-part session) – Wally Scott
Laughing with Your Clients: Humor and Therapy - Wally Scott
Radical Acceptance: A Gateway to Resiliency and Peace (2-part session) – Alan Forrest & Angela Cardenas
Effective School Counseling Teams: Identifying Strengths – Carrie Sanders
Rest Well: The Importance of Sleep Health – Karen Raymond
Ecotherapy Treatment for the Management of Grief in Military Veterans – Jennifer Lindamood

For full descriptions of each program, please visit:


Nov 27, 2018