During this roundtable, we will discuss the challenges that await new professionals as the enter the counseling field. We will discuss the value of strong wellness practices and beliefs and highlight ways to promote them on an individual and a systemic basis within the organizations in which we work.
Increased awareness of the connection between counselor wellness, client/student outcomes, and burnout prevention.
Recognize challenges to wellness that face new professionals as they enter the field.
Identify strategies (both individually and systemically) to promote counselor wellness in the work place.
Assistant Professor of Mental Health Counseling,
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga