Debra Woodard

WoodardDebra2Associate Teaching Professor

Curriculum Vitae

Degrees

  • M.S. Counselor Education, Emporia State University (1984).

Research Interests

  • Multicultural counseling, the development of cultural competencies, and social justice initiatives
  • The elimination of barriers to student achievement through school counseling
  • The development of resilience in students and strengths based counseling
  • The implementation of Comprehensive Guidance Programs throughout all schools
  • Data supported advocacy for school counseling programs

Recent Presentations:

  • Woodard, D.J. (2014, November). Ramp up your school counseling program. Four roundtable presentations delivered at  the Missouri school counselor association convention. Osage Beach, MO.
  • Woodard, D.J. (2014, November). The v8 engine: The revised asca national model. Presentation delivered at the Missouri school counselor association convention. Osage Beach, MO.
  • Woodard, D.J. (2014, September). Creating a positive school climate for all: Supporting lgbtqia students and their families, teachers, and administrators. Workshop delivered for all school counselors in the KCK public schools during professional development.  Kansas City, KS.
  • Bunch, L., Gysbers, N., Stanley, B.& Woodard, D.J. (2014, June). A collaborative triumvirate:  How Missouri works together to support school counselors. Panel presentation delivered at the ASCA school counselor association national convention. Orlando, FL.