Values

Accountability - We have a duty to provide responsible and ethical services, to create an effective training site for graduate counseling students, and to conduct ethical and innovative research.

Affordable - We provide effective services at affordable prices to increase community access to outpatient counseling services.

Caring and Responsive Service - We strive to exceed the expectations of our clients and to create a supportive, responsive, and calming atmosphere where everyone is treated with empathy, respect, and dignity.

Collaboration - We seek to build collaborative partnerships with community providers and research entities

Commitment to Professional Excellence - We offer evidenced-based counseling interventions informed by current research and continually strive toward continuous improvement.

Data Driven - We use data to guide decisions and improve the effectiveness of services.

Diversity - We value individual differences and provide a multicultural and sensitive environment free from discrimination and inequity.

Developmental - We value the professional growth of counselors as they progress from novice to expert in knowledge, skills, and dispositions.

Integrity - We value honesty, diligence, trustworthiness, moral reasoning, and ethical conduct.

Student-centered - We strive to prepare counselors who can support the development of clients from adolescence through adulthood.

Standards-based - Our training standards are informed by guidelines outlined by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Programs (CACREP).

Training - We strive to enhance the training experience through technology and innovative supervision