School of Counseling and Human Services
Kathryn Van Asselt
MS in School Counseling - General School Counseling
Doctor of Philosophy
University of Northern Colorado,
Major: Counselor Ed & Supervision
Master of Education
Western Carolina University,
Major: School Counseling
Bachelor of Science
University of New Mexico,
Major: Special Education
Licensure & Certificates
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC
Special Services License
Professional Teacher License
National Certified Counselor, NCC
"Achieving a growth mindset: Mathematics, racial minorities, and a sense of belonging. "
"The “Working Toward Me” Activity"Association for Specialists in Group Work
"Platte Valley M.S. P.O.P.S. students donate money and volunteer time to K-9 Bed & Biscuit animal shelter"The Central Weld VOICE
"Referral patterns of African American pastors to mental health professionals."
"Good Groups: Helping Hispanic Girls"American School Counselor Association Magazine
"Influence of counselor spirituality and training on treatment focus and self-perceived competence."Journal of Counseling and Development
"Referral patterns of African American pastors to mental health professionals. "Louisiana Journal of Counseling
"Bobbing for apples: My struggle finding a theory"Colorado Counseling Association Newsletter
"Leadership through language: Model the appropriate behaviors for students by choosing your words with purpose"OSCA Outlook Newsletter
"Crisis fearlessness: A Call for Trauma Competencies in Counselor Education"Journal of Individual Psychology
"Crisis fearlessness: Preliminary results for counselor educators overcoming hesitancies when teaching counselors-in-training. "Journal of Individual Psychology
"VOICES UNHEARD: A QUALITATIVE STUDY: ON THE LIVED EXPERIENCES AND UNIQUE TREATMENT NEEDS OF YOUNG ADULT HEROIN USERS"
"Youth and heroin: Qualitative results and preliminarybest practices for counselors "Arizona Counseling Journal
"A phenomenological study of spiritual values in secular-based marriage and family therapists. "Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health
"The role of counselor educators in preparing active duty military students utilizing online courses: An initial primer."Journal for International Counselor Education,
"The infertility experience: Biopsychosocial impacts and suggestions for counselors"Journal of Counseling and Development
"School Counselors' Experiences and Practices of Working With Adolescents Who Self-Harm"Journal of School Counseling
"A classroom guidance lesson plan: Assessing personal attributes"The Colorado School Counselor Association Connection
""Nurtureshock: Debunking commonly held parenting techniques based on current research Eugene, OR.
"Western Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (WACES)"Training Students to Meet Current and Future National Trends in School Counseling British Columbia, Canada.
""Examining the many faces of social privilege: Implications for the Social Privilege Measure .
"Western Association for Counselor Education and Supervision"Leadership and the Mindset of the Counselor Anaheim, CA.
""Rock the school house: Learn effective leadership skills to enhance your professional paradigm. Vancouver, WA.
""Learning from learners & leaning on leaders: Implementing cooperative learning in classroom guidance lessons .
"Education session at the biennial meeting"Crisis fearlessness: Overcoming hesitancies when teaching counselors-in-training. Denver, CO.
""Transformative online instruction: Research and first-hand tips San Diego, CA..
""Nurtureshock: Refuting commonly held parenting and educational techniques based on current research .
""Experiential activities in counselor education .
"Navigating Online Learning Challenges: Collaborating for Innovation"Getting Published: Navigating the Peer Review Process Online.
"Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors"Overcoming hesitancies when teaching counselors in training Denver, CO.
""A culture of learning: Steps to take legislative advocacy action Warm Springs, OR.
""Sand tray activities as an instructional technique in an introductory play therapy course: Research and demonstration. .
""Spirituality: Discover how your personal spirituality may be influencing your counseling Longmont, CO.
""Spirituality and substance abuse: Treatment and recovery issues .
"Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES)"Mental Health and Online Social Media Fandom: Perceived Psychological Well-Being and Applications for Counselor Educators Seattle, WA.
"Evidence-Based School Counseling Conference (EBSCC)"Mentoring the Next Generation: Dynamic, Empirically-Supported School Counseling Supervision New York City.
""Effective online instruction: Research and first hand tips Lincoln City, OR.
""Promoting leadership in challenging times Portland, OR.
"Education session at the Emerging Leaders meeting "Emerging Leaders Denver, CO.
""My 2-year old uses an iPod: Technology and schools Pendelton, OR.
"Education session at the biennial meeting"The equity imperative: School counselor educators, Common Core State Standards and college and career readiness Denver, CO.
""Have middle school? Want ideas that work? Learn about programs that are successful. Denver, CO.
""Public policy and legislative action: Taking the steps to become a counselor advocate and professional leader Pittsburgh, PA..
""Leadership: Do you have what it takes? Lincoln City, OR.
""Comprehensive guidance and counseling (CGC) program implementation Eugene, OR.