Views and opinions from school counselors about the counseling profession
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Living on the Edge of the World
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D A designer, a comedian, and a chef. Ostensibly not a lot in common, other than success—living different ...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
2018: The School Year In Review
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D A former boss once marveled that parents thought June was the month when teachers and counselors were “wi...
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Summer Help for the Kids Who Need it Most
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D You know who they are long before they show up in your office—if they show up to your office at all. The...
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Summer Melt: Calling Out the Colleges
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D If you’re not familiar with American University’s new Center for Postsecondary Readiness and Success ,...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Worried About College? Be Like Sara!
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D Sara came home from a softball game last spring and was surprised to see her father’s car in the driveway....
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
A Counselor’s Thank You to Teachers
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D We hear about all the great teachers in the counseling office. The one who set the times tables to t...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Lessons Learned from This Year’s College Counseling Efforts
By: Patrick O'Connor Ph.D Celebrations are still going on to honor the postsecondary choices high school seniors are making, but it...
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