Exciting News for Play Therapists!

School-Based Registered Play Therapist Credential available! The Association for Play Therapy is pleased to announce the addition of the School Based-Registered Play Therapist™ (SB-RPT) credential to its Credentialing Program! The SB-RPT credential is intended for professionals who hold a current and active individual state license or certificate from their state’s department …

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Five for Friday – 4.17.15

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Hey VASC Members! Happy Spring! It’s Five for Friday! Jump Start your weekend with these interesting articles, educational links and resources we’ve been “pinning.” Check out these posts concerning trauma in Philadelphia schools, defining bullying, improving student self concept, e-cigarette growth among teens and the school counselor shortage!  Follow ‘VASC School …

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Five for Friday – 3.20.15

Hey VASC Members! Happy Spring! It’s Five for Friday! Jump Start your weekend with these interesting articles, educational links and resources we’ve been “pinning.” Check out these posts concerning school counselors on the hill, grief, engaging student student resistance, anxiety in kids and one school’s random acts of kindness.  Follow ‘VASC …

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Five for Friday – 2.20.15

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Hey VASC Members! It’s Five for Friday! Jump Start your weekend with these interesting articles, educational links and resources we’ve been “pinning.” Check out these posts concerning girls leadership, fostering resiliency, making kids happy, mass shooting drills, and first generation college students.  Follow ‘VASC School Counselor’ on Pinterest to get even …

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Five for Friday – 2.13.15

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Hey VASC Members! It’s Five for Friday! Jump Start your weekend with these interesting articles, educational links and resources we’ve been “pinning.” Check out these posts concerning graduation rates for black males, college access divide, counselors and college readiness, losing recess, and sensory and calming gadgets for your office.  Follow ‘VASC …

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Five for Friday – 02.06.15

School Counselor

Hey VASC Members! It’s Five for Friday! HAPPY National School Counseling Week! We are happy to have this home for counselors in school settings be a part of the Virginia Counselors Association. We celebrate school counselors and the amazing impact they have. Jump Start your weekend with these interesting articles, …

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Five for Friday – 01.30.15

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Hey VASC Members! It’s Five for Friday! Jump Start your weekend with these interesting articles, educational links and resources we’ve been “pinning.” Check out these posts concerning counseling games, competency based degrees, joy in schools, child abuse and neglect laws, and a getting kids to move in class.  Follow ‘VASC …

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Five for Friday – 01.16.15

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Hey VASC Members! It’s Five for Friday! Jump Start your weekend with these interesting articles, educational links and resources we’ve been “pinning.” Check out these posts concerning ADHD research, social anxiety, a history of thoughts, and a new bullying PSA.  Follow ‘VASC School Counselor’ on Pinterest to get even more great …

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Five for Friday – 01.09.14

School Counselors Say

Hey VASC Members! It’s Five for Friday! Happy New Year!  Jump Start your weekend with these interesting articles, educational links and resources we’ve been “pinning.” Check out these posts concerning mindfulness for educators and kids, misuse of behavioral buzzwords, free community college, and for fun: things you’ll never hear a school counselor …

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