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Professional Development

The School Counseling Program at USF encourages students to be involved in professional and community organizations.

Important Organizations and Resources in Our Field.

American School Counselor Association: http://www.schoolcounselor.org/ 

American Counseling Association: http://www.counseling.org/ 

California School Counselor Association: http://www.schoolcounselor-ca.org/ 

Asian American Psychological Association: http://www.aapaonline.org/index.shtml 

American Psychological Association: http://www.apa.org/ 

The Association of Black Psychologists: http://www.abpsi.org/ 

California Latino Psychological Association: http://www.latinopsych.org/About-Us.html 

Calfee School Guide: http://www.calfeeschoolguide.org/ 

The USF Center for Child and Family Development

While completing your traineeship or internship in school counseling, you may encounter a student experiencing family problems (such as conflict with a parent or other family stress) who you feel will benefit from parent consultation or family counseling. You may wish to consider making a referral to The USF Center for Child and Family Counseling. We offer:

  • Specialization in School-Based Family Counseling
  • Low fee counseling on a sliding scale
  • Service conveniently located at Mercy High School, 3250 19th Avenue, 4th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94132

For further information, or to make a referral, contact us at 415-239-9300. See our website.