Counseling faculty member & student contribute to suicide-prevention news article
A Counselor Education faculty member and student contributed to a recent suicide-prevention article in the Portland Press Herald.
Welcoming our new Field Placement Coordinator
This Fall, we welcomed a new faculty member and Field Placement Coordinator: Alexander Katopis, LCPC, CADC, NCC, MHRT-C. With a faculty member dedicated to coordinating internship placements, we are able to ensure a smooth pathway for students planning to enter the field.
'The USM Update,' Sept. 4, 2018
This season of "The USM Update," we are highlighting the many ways in which the University of Southern Maine is preparing today's students for tomorrow's careers through a number of career development initiatives targeted at filling the skill gaps in Maine's workforce.
Bernacchio co-authors column on suicide in Portland Press Herald
With greater understand, fewer people would commit suicide, Associate Professor Charles Bernacchio and two co-authors in a just published column in the Portland Press Herald.
Convocation Scholar Tara Howe
Congratulations to the 2017 Convocation Scholar!
Rehabilitation Counseling Student Presents at National Institute
Tara Howe, a rehabilitation counseling student presented at the national Capacity Building Institute in Denver, Co in May, 2018.
Rehabilitation Counseling Students Present at National Conference
Two graduate students in the Rehabilitation Counseling program, presented at a national conference in Washington DC
Dedication of the Robert S. Southworth Counseling Suite
On Saturday, July 9th at 2 PM the dedication ceremony of our Robert S. Southworth Lab Suite was held in 301 Bailey Hall, Gorham.
USM students looking for healing for Maine's First Nation population
Despite hundreds of years of hostility and neglect towards Maine's First Nation people, a pair of USM graduate students find reason for hope and healing.
USM Graduate Student Dorice Timko Awarded NBCC Scholarship
Dorice Timko, a graduate student in the rehabilitation counseling program at USM, received a National Board of Certified Counselors Foundation scholarship.