A mentor is someone who seeks to actively engage those with whom they work and who inspires others to achieve their personal bests. Counselor educators are expected to be mentors for their students – just as seasoned practitioners often are mentors for new professionals in the field. This session will include an examination of creative approaches and options for engaging students and new professionals through mentorship – and how, as a student or new professional, mentorship can be a powerful vehicle for building your career
Identify key ingredients for creative and successful mentoring experiences.
Discuss the benefits of creative engagement in mentorship and how to use the experience to your best advantage.
Review specific creative strategies for effective mentor relationships and successful outcomes.
Core Faculty, Counselor Education Department,
University of Phoenix
Lead Faculty, Masters of Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program,
Southern New Hampshire University