Accepting for Summer 2024
Students Fill a Need in Mental Health Care
USF graduate students in school counseling programs provide support during a shortage of mental health professionals.
Therapy Amidst COVID-19
Cheryllynn Mena MA ’18 reflects on how the COVID-19 pandemic impacts her work as a bilingual mental health practitioner in Marin County.
Although I'm new to the school counseling world, this program has given me confidence in my abilities through the support I receive from my classmates, professors, advisors and supervisors. The SCP offers rigorous learning at both the head and the heart level."
Social Justice Initiatives
The School Counseling program cultivates social justice initiatives through partnerships with local urban public schools and communities. The Make It Happen Curriculum, an evidence-based college counseling access curriculum, is delivered by all school counseling students in multiple schools and districts. As a result, our candidates have helped hundreds apply to college with an emphasis on supporting first generation college students.