Views and opinions from school counselors about the counseling profession
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Safe Schools, as Seen by School Counselors
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D During the week of March 18 , counselors on two social media chatrooms were invited to participate in a...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
You Are Number Three on the Waitlist
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D “Counseling office, Patrick O’Connor.” “Is this Dr. O’Connor?” “Yes it is.” “This is Mrs. Tr...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
So, You Don’t Really Want More Counselors?
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D Last week’s blog outlined the incredible opportunity counselors have been given to get the one thing th...
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Help Wanted: 10,000 New School Counselors
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D You may need to sit down for this. The federal budget that was signed into law last week includes a $...
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
A Better Way to do Scheduling? Take it Away From Counselors
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D Here in the Midwest, the beginning of the high school basketball playoffs are upon us, and the last of t...
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
The Painful, Important Reminder of Dear White Counselor
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D She had never met her school counselor, but that didn’t keep her from bursting into his office once the ...
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Scheduling Season—A Time for Quality Counseling
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D The last of the schedule changes for this year is in the rear-view mirror, just in time for school counse...
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