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1114 Mid-Campus Drive North
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506

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2017 School Counseling Camp:
Counselors Hit it Out of the Park in the Little Apple

This event was held June 1-2, 2017 in Manhattan, Kansas

2017 Camp Program (PDF)

2017 School Counseling Camp: Counselors Hit it Out of the Park in the Little Apple graphic

Keynote Presenters

 Dr. Randy Watson Cory NotestineDr. Shari Sevier 
Dr. Randy Watson
Kansas Commissioner
of Education

Amazing Advocate for
School Counseling
Cory Notestine
2015 ASCA
School Counselor
of the Year
Counseling Coordinator
Colorado Springs
School District 11
ASCA Board of Directors
Dr. Shari Sevier
Past Chair, ASCA
Board of Directors
Missouri School
Counselor Association 
Director of Leadership, Legislation,
and Advocacy

Thursday, June 1, 2017

11:00 a.m. –
12:45 p.m.
12:45–1:00 p.m. Welcome
Drs. Judy and Ken Hughey
Dean Debbie Mercer, KSU College of Education 
1:00–1:20 p.m. Opening Address
Dean Tim de Noble,
KSU College of Architecture, Planning and Design
Why Design? The Potency of Design Education While Dispelling Myths and Misconceptions! Counselors and the Changing World of Work 
1:20–2:00 p.m. Keynote Address
Dr. Randy Watson, Kansas Commissioner of Education
A New Vision for Kansas – More School Counselors to Do the Critical Role of the School Counselor
2:10–3:10 p.m. Keynote Address
Cory Notestine, 2015 National Counselor of the Year; 
ASCA Board of Directors; Counseling Coordinator at Colorado Springs School District 11
Serendipity is Not Serendipitous: A Reflection of Career and College Readiness
3:20–4:20 p.m. Fenway Park
Tara Walrod and Amber Basom
Small Group Elementary Interventions that Generalize and Support Students Academically and Socially
 Coors Field
Samantha Kriley Holloway, Joe Hall and Jenna Grater
Career Investigation Project
 Kauffman Stadium
Cory Notestine
Crises in Schools: One District's Effort to Create a System-Wide Approach to Prevention, Early Intervention, and Postvention Services
 Wrigley Field
Deb Woodard and Dana Owens
Supporting Diverse Students and Educators for
School Improvement

 AT&T Park
Drs. Jessica Lane, Bob Kircher, and Alice Hinck
Building Working Relationships Between School Counselors and Administrators
 Yankee Stadium
Dr. Rachel Kaufman, Katie's Way
13 Reasons Why Schools Can Effectively Prevent Suicide
 Busch Stadium
Angelina Earley
Facilitating Career Cruising: How to Effectively Implement the Academic and Career Planning Tools and Track Students in the Career Advisor Management System
4:30–6:00 p.m. Seventh Inning Stretch Reception
Drawings for Career Pathway Designed Student Shadowing Experiences and Junior Days, and Movies

Hosted by KSU College of Education, Department of Special Education, Counseling and Student Affairs, and KSU Office of Student Life 

Friday, June 2, 2017

7:30 a.m. Coffee/Networking 
8:00–8:15 a.m. Welcome and Introductions 
8:15–9:15 a.m. Keynote Address
Dr. Shari Sevier
Trauma-Informed School Counselors:
Pedagogy and Practice
9:20–10:50 a.m. Brunch
Awards Presentation, KSCA – Marvalee Collins
KSDE/KSCA Standard of Excellence Award
KSCA Hall of Fame Award
KSCA Emerging Counselor Award 
11:10 a.m. –
12:10 p.m. 
Fenway Park
Hanna Kemble and Jerri Kemble
Counsel Like a Pirate: Strategies to Boost Your Creativity, Increase Student Engagement, and Transform Your Life as a Counselor – Part 1
 Coors Field
Jessica Nelson
Tier II Interventions for Spotlight Seekers
 Wrigley Field
Jordan Dunn
Work Keys: Keys to Open New Doors
 AT&T Park
Sarah Lancaster
Restorative Practices and School Climate: How One School Stopped Suspending and Started Educating
 Yankee Stadium
Jay Scott
IPS: GPS to Success!
 Busch Stadium
Kim Urenda
Technology Time Saving Tips and Tricks
 Kauffman Stadium
Susana Prochaska and Kristin Wright
School Counselors as Leaders in Your School and Counseling Organization!
12:20–1:20 p.m. Fenway Park
Hanna Kemble and Jerri Kemble
Counsel Like a Pirate: Strategies to Boost Your Creativity, Increase Student Engagement, and Transform Your Life as a Counselor –
Part 2 (Part 1 not required)
 Kauffman Stadium
Dr. Shari Sevier
Students and Concussions: The Importance of the
Work of the School Counselor in Successful Intervention and Support
 Wrigley Field
Christina Mann and Colleen Riley, KSDE
Practical Ways to Connect SECD to Your MTSS for Behavioral and Academic Success
 AT&T Park
Rebecca Chow
Fostering Resilience in the Schools
 Yankee Stadium 
Dr. Dan Wilcox
What Works in School Counseling?
First, Look to the Relationship
 Busch Stadium #20
Dr. Judy Hughey
Erin's Law, KSDE Regulations, and Meeting Counselor Standards: A Triple Play! Implementing Effective Prevention-Oriented Child Sexual Abuse Practices
and Techniques to Identify and Address Childhood Sexual Abuse
 Coors Field
Joni Clark-Leiker, Career Development Facilitator Instructor (NCDA)
Career Advising for Success:
Expanding Opportunities for Each Student

1:30–2:30 p.m. Kauffman Stadium
Dr. Matt Wassom, Katie's Way
Enhancing the School Counselor's Toolbox to Effectively Address Anxiety and Depression
 Coors Field
Jodi Grover and Joni Clark-Leiker
Customizing Your IPS Dashboard
 Wrigley Field
Jana Thomas
Everyday Conversations About Teens and Digital Media
 AT&T Park
Deb Woodard and Shelly Beech
Working With Students Who Are Non-Conforming
 Yankee Stadium
Kent Reed, KSDE
Kansas School Counselors are MVPs!!
 Busch Stadium
Mallory Jacobs
Covering All Your Bases – New Counselor Strategies
K-State College of Education, Kansas State Department of Education, and Kansas School Counselor Association

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IPS Advisor Counselor Education Micro-credential Seminar Online registration button

IPS Advisor Counselor Education Micro-Credential Seminar

$100 Enrollment Fee

Completion of this course will prepare educators to become career advisors to effectively create career and college readiness Individual Plans of Study (IPS) for students in grades 8 to 12. IPS training will serve as a tool to assist students toward their personal, career, and college goals.

This course starts June 1, 2017 and all learning activities should be completed by December 5, 2017. Successful completion of all learning activities will provide 15 contact hours of professional development.


Dr. Judy Hughey

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Continuing Education

The Department of Special Education, Counseling, and Student Affairs (SECSA) at Kansas State University has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 4591. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. SECSA is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

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