American Counseling Association

Type: Organization
Name: American Counseling Association
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Hypnotherapy: Hypoglycemia and Agoraphobia

Most phobias develop in adulthood and the onset is usually unknown. The trigger is buried in the subconscious associated with the primary cause. The phobic stimuli can trigger irrational and uncontrollable responses, which can make the matters worse. ... [Published Examiner.com - 15 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

COUNSELING CORNER: Mid-life dating with less anxiety

American Counseling AssociationWhen we think of dating, it’s usually teens and twenty-somethings that come to mind. But today, more people than ever over the age of thirty are finding themselves in the dating pool and facing new and different stresses ... [Published Friendswood Journal - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Center: Report outlines harmful effects of 'Indian' mascots

ort from The Center for American Progress: Erik Stegman and Victoria Phillips discuss their new report, , about the harmful impacts of on Indian . They are also hosting a discussion on the issue this morning: Much of the recent debate has centered on ... [Published Indianz - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

HRC Foundation's Major Conference Supporting LGBTQ Youth to be Held in Portland, Oregon (7/21/14)

WASHINGTON, July 21 -- Human Rights Campaign issued the following news release:The Human Rights Campaign Foundation, in partnership with the National Education Association and the American Counseling Association, is proud to announce that it will be holding ... [Published Targeted News Service - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

SSCC expands degree opportunities to Fayette Co.

Southern State Community College is expanding its partnership with Lindsey Wilson College to offer advanced degrees in Fayette County. Classes will begin Friday, Aug. 29.LWC will now offer accelerated bachelor of arts and master of education degrees in ... [Published Wilmington News Journal - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Hypnotherapy and Mysophobia, fear of germs, dirt and contamination

Mysophobia is the fear or phobia of germs, dirt and contamination. It is usually treated symptomatically. The hypnotherapist can reduce anxiety and stress almost immediately if they explain to the client what the problem is and helps them understand the ... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 2 reports

Geraldine M. Marrazzo

MILTON — , 79, of Sycamore Lane, Milton, died Monday, July 7, 2014, at Evangelical Community Hospital in Lewisburg.Born Dec. 10, 1934, in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Francis D. and Marie (McKeown) Marrazzo.A graduate of St. Mary’s High ... [Published Standard-Journal - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Evangelism as Therapy

Encountering the Family Research Council's Peter Sprigg in the D.C. Council Chambers on June 27 took me back five years to our battles over the District's marriage equality bill. This time it was a hearing on a bill to prohibit conversion therapy for ... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Handling the frustration of a teen’s messy room

Say the phrase “messy room” to the parents of any teenage boy or girl and you’ll almost always get a nod of understanding and a roll of the eyes in frustration. It’s one of the most common causes of teen-parent disagreements.So, looking for a magic way ... [Published Middlesboro Daily News - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Supremes dodge 'gay' therapy case

Text smaller Text biggerBy Suzanne Normand BlackwoodThe U.S. Supreme Court rejected a petition to hear a case challenging a California law banning licensed counselors from incorporating sexual orientation change efforts into therapy with minors.Liberty ... [Published WorldNetDaily - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

Hypnotherapy and Stages of Development

The stages of development are critical to our growth and completing each stage is crucial to the individual’s maturity, problem solving capabilities, future relationships, self-esteem and confidence. Each stage deals with different aspects of our lives. ... [Published Examiner.com - Jun 29 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Evaluating communication within your relationship

Most of us tend to believe we’re pretty good at communications. We talk to our boss and co-workers, chat with our friends, try to get our kids to listen — all communicating, right? Communicating is something we all do every day.But one place where many ... [Published Pagosa Springs Sun - Jun 27 2014]

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...In other words, these stereotypical representations are too often understood as factual representations and thus "contribute to the development of cultural biases and prejudices. This is hardly the first time the negative impact of such names and mascots on Native children has been noted. In 2005, the American Psychological Association called for an "immediate retirement of all American Indian mascots, symbols, images, and personalities by schools, colleges, universities, athletic teams and organizations." The American Sociological Association said in 2007 that all AI/AN names, mascots and logos should be done away with. The American Counseling Association in 2011 passed a resolution asking their members to push for the elimination of these stereotypes. Stephanie A Fryberg was the lead author of a study in 2008, Of Warrior Chiefs and Indian Princesses: The Psychological Consequences of American Indian Mascots . Most recently, Michael A Friedman compiled a report on various studies in his The Harmful Psychological Effects of the Washington Football Mascot ."
...In 2005, the American Psychological Association called for an "immediate retirement of all American Indian mascots, symbols, images, and personalities by schools, colleges, universities, athletic teams and organizations." The American Sociological Association said in 2007 that all AI/AN names, mascots and logos should be done away with...
...and professionals working with youth to be prepared," said Giovanni Blair McKenzie, executive director and founder of Queer Intersections Portland. "LGBTQ youth are complex beings with struggles that intersect with things like their race and gender expression. It is important that we provide the people who work with these youth the knowledge and training needed to create spaces that are safe, respectful, and empowering, instead of adding to the forces that are pushing them back."
Perhaps some readers are saying to themselves, "Hey, if a person doesn't want to be gay, why can't he or she at least try to change? What's the harm in that?" Well no harm in trying for themselves to explore their relational world -- good for them! But the harm shows up when people who are already feeling...

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Hypnotherapy: Hypoglycemia and Agoraphobia [Published Examiner.com - 15 hours ago]
COUNSELING CORNER: Mid-life dating with less an... [Published Friendswood Journal - Jul 25 2014]
New report shows negative impact of names like ... [Published Daily Kos - Jul 23 2014]
New report shows negative impact of names like ... [Published Daily Kos - Jul 22 2014]
Center: Report outlines harmful effects of 'Ind... [Published Indianz - Jul 22 2014]
Missing the Point [Published Center for American Progress - Jul 22 2014]
HRC Foundation's Major Conference Supporting LG... [Published Targeted News Service - Jul 22 2014]
HRC Foundation’s Major Conference Supporting LG... [Published Noodls - Jul 22 2014]
HRC Foundation’s Major Conference Supporting LG... [Published Human Rights Campaign - Jul 21 2014]
SSCC expands degree opportunities to Fayette Co. [Published Wilmington News Journal - Jul 18 2014]
Hypnotherapy and Mysophobia, fear of germs, dir... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 15 2014]
Rick Perry vs. Reality: The Truth About Gay Con... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 11 2014]
Geraldine M. Marrazzo [Published Standard-Journal - Jul 09 2014]
Geraldine M. Marrazzo [Published Sun Gazette - Jul 09 2014]
Evangelism as Therapy [Published Huffington Post - Jul 07 2014]
Handling the frustration of a teen’s messy room [Published Middlesboro Daily News - Jul 05 2014]
Supremes dodge 'gay' therapy case [Published WorldNetDaily - Jun 30 2014]
Hypnotherapy and Stages of Development [Published Examiner.com - Jun 29 2014]
The Texas GOP Stands on a Platform of Ignorance [Published REASON Online - Jun 28 2014]
Evaluating communication within your relationship [Published Pagosa Springs Sun - Jun 27 2014]
Grogan Named Director of Counseling and Disabil... [Published Capaha Arrow - Jun 24 2014]
HealthForumOnline Adds a New Online CE Course: ... [Published PRWeb - Jun 24 2014]
Beatrice L. 'Bea' Wehrly [Published McDonough County Voice - Jun 20 2014]
Depression in the elderly [Published Pagosa Springs Sun - Jun 20 2014]
Sean Philpott: Banning Conversion Therapy [Published WAMC.org - Jun 19 2014]
COUNSELING CORNER: How to make curfew rules for... [Published Friendswood Journal - Jun 18 2014]
Multifaceted Licensed Professional Counselor, H... [Published ECPlaza - Jun 18 2014]
State Rep. Bryan Hughes On CNN's Anderson Coope... [Published Burnt Orange Report - Jun 14 2014]
Eulogy for the "Unknown" Psychiatrist: Septembe... [Published Psychiatric Times - Jun 14 2014]
Getting to know ... [Published Stevens Point Journal - May 24 2014]
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New report shows negative impact of names like ... [Published Daily Kos - Jul 22 2014]
Some honoring of Indians by a R*dsk*ns fan.A new report from the Center for American Progress concludes that Indian-oriented team names and mascots damage the self-worth of American Indian and Alaskan Native children. In Missing the Point: The Real ...
State Rep. Bryan Hughes On CNN's Anderson Coope... [Published Burnt Orange Report - Jun 14 2014]
Texas state Rep. Bryan Hughes (R-Mineola) went on Anderson Cooper's show, AC360, in order to defend Texas Republicans' support for a gay "cure." Things didn't go so smoothly for him. Hughes tried to defend Republicans' support for gay conversion ...
Walden University Faculty Present at American C... [Published PR Newswire: General Business - Mar 27 2014]
MINNEAPOLIS, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eleven faculty members from Walden University's School of Counseling will present their research and best practices at the American Counseling Association's (ACA) 2014 Conference & Expo March 27–30 in Honolulu. ...
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