CSJ Webinar January 28th

Hi CSJ Members,

The next installment of our CSJ monthly webinar series is scheduled for next Monday, January 28th at 1 PM (ET)! Please join us for this informative and interactive webinar!

Title: It Takes A Village: The Power of Healing Commercial Sexual Exploited Children through Advocacy

Presenter: Jessica T. White is a Sexual Exploitation and Abuse Expert, award-winning philanthropist, acclaimed Keynote and TEDx speaker.

CSJ members can earn 1 CE for attending

Please RSVP via Eventbrite link below to receive the zoom link for the webinar:

Eventbrite Registration & Webinar Information


Please view and like our new Counselors for Social Justice- CSJ Professional Development Opportunities page for monthly professional development opportunities and webinar announcements!

Latest Issue of Journal for Social Action in Counseling and Psychology

Hello and Happy New Year! We are pleased to inform you that the most recent issue of the Journal for Social Action in Counseling and Psychology now has been published and can be found on the Journal’s new website:


The articles in this issue are:

“There Are Many Social Evils and Only We Can Cure It”: A Thematic Content Analysis of Privileged Indian Youth’s Perspective on Social Issues

Sriya Bhattacharyya, Jasleen Kaur, Gabriel Corpus, M. Brinton Lykes, Martin Heesacker

Social Distance from Mental Illness Among Counseling, Social Work, and Psychology Students and Helping Professionals

Douglas R. Tillman, David D. Hof, Aiste Pranckeviciene, Auksė Endriulaitienė, Rasa Markšaitytė, Kristina Žardeckaitė-Matulaitienė

Seeing “RED” to Serve Students: An Example of Advocacy for Counseling Services for Refugee and Immigrant Adolescents

Lisa Hoffman, Shifa Podikunju-Hussain, Melissa Fry

Remembrance and Gratitude to Tod “Thea” Theodore Sloan

Rebecca L. Toporek

The latter article is a tribute to the Co-Founding Editor of this Journal, Tod Sloan, whose recent sudden death shocked and saddened all that knew and admired him. Tod’s vision and inspiration to promote social justice advocacy, activism, and scholarship helped shaped this Journal and will continue to be embraced in this publication in the years to come.

If you would like to submit a manuscript for possible publication in this open access, free Journal, please visithttps://openjournals.bsu.edu/jsacp

peace, Lawrence H. Gerstein, Ph.D. & Pamela Valera, Ph.D.

Co-Editors, Journal for Social Action in Counseling and Psychology


CSJ Newsletter Seeking Articles on Art Therapy and Social Justice!

Attention all CSJ members and counseling professionals: The editors of the CSJ newsletter are seeking articles, interviews, and suggestions for an upcoming special topic issue highlighting the use of art therapy in social justice counseling! Please submit work or questions to newslettercsj@gmail.com. We’d also love to see feedback on our social media sites about topics you’d like to see featured in future articles!


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