Weekly TCA Newsline Archive

TCA Newsline archive
TCA Newsline is sent weekly to all TCA members and is a comprehensive collection of timely news from across Texas and around the nation. Articles focus on topics of interest to professional counselors and other mental health professionals.

Spotlight: TCA in the News

TX Capital Tonight May 29, 2018
Increasing Number of School Counselors Encouraged
Houston Public Media
May 28, 2018
Helping Students Return to School After a Shooting
Austin American-Statesman May 25, 2018 As Abbot Weighs Gun Violence Proposals, Cost will be an Issue
Austin American-Statesman May 31, 2017
Retiring High School Counselors Share 70 Years of Lessons
Star Local Media
May 12, 2017
GISD Staff and Students Recognized  
Community Impact Newspaper
May 8, 2017 Counselors: Community Colleges Along with Dual-Credit Courses Help Curb Costs  
Denton Record-Chronicle April 12, 2017
After Recent Suicides in Denton, Counselors Talk Prevention  
The Pine Log
April 5, 2017
Professor Named Woman of the Year for Higher Education
The Rockwall County Herald-Banner
February 12, 2017
Rockwall High School counseling staff recognized for excellence  

Temple Daily Telegram

December 28, 2016
Temple and Belton schools strive to make safe space for all
McKinney Courier-Gazette May 22, 2016 McKinney ISD names new director of guidance and counseling
Austin American Statesman February 28, 2016 Texas counselors battling over proposed 'distance' therapy restrictions
Rowlett Lakeshore Times February 24, 2016 'Reinforce Excellence': Liberty Grove, Stephens elementary schools receive counseling award
KXAN-NBC TV News February 11, 2016 Some Austin Schools Face Counselor Shortage
Office of the Education Commissioner - TEA February 5, 2016 TEA Commissioner Recognizes the Services, Hard Work and Dedication of Texas School Counselors
SanAngelo Live! February 1, 2016 Governor Abbott Declares This Week as 'School Counseling Week'
Office of the Governor January 27, 2016 Governor Abbott Issues Proclamation Declaring 'School Counseling Week in Texas' - February 1-5, 2016
Office of the Governor December 9, 2015 Governor Abbott Appoints Three To Texas State Board Of Examiners Of Professional Counselors
McKinney Town Square Buzz December 7, 2015 MHS’ Cranmore, Akins Earn 2015 Texas Counseling Association Outstanding Research Award
Dallas Child Magazine November 2015 Beyond Physical Health - an interview with BJ Barksdale, TCA President
Dallas Morning News November 6, 2015 High school seniors' career choices lining up well with Texas' future needs
Angelo State University News October 13, 2015 ASU Prof Named Counseling Educator of Year
KLRU September 30, 2015 KLRU Blog: Caring, consistent adults key to child success
Cypress Creek Mirror September 24, 2015 Seven inductees to join CFISD Wall of Fame
Counseling Today September 23, 2015 Retaining family focus
Allen American August 24, 2015 Collin College counselor named Texas Counseling Association president-elect
Corpus Christi Caller Times June 6, 2015 Counselor Honored as Outstanding
North East Independent School District News May 28, 2015 Madison home to top counselor in South Texas
KVII - TV News Channel 7 May 8, 2015 Former WT Director speaks about her transgender transition
KFDA - TV News Channel 10 May 7, 2015 Lecture on transgender equality issues
Waco Tribune April 16, 2015 Waco ISD board urges administration to allow private counselors on campuses
Waco Tribune April 2, 2015 Waco ISD shuts down private on-campus psychological counseling visits
KWES - TV News Channel 9 February 19, 2015 Advocates from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Join with Mental Health Groups to Urge Texas Lawmakers to Expand the Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Workforce
The Brownsville Herald February 5, 2015 UT-RGV president: Counselors help students move up
The Tomball Potpopurri February 4, 2015 Family-to-Family Education course
News OK January 9, 2015 How to retire well
Humble Observer December 8, 2014 Humble ISD staff member named Supervisor of the Year by Texas School Counselor Association
Woodlands Online November 21, 2014 CISD Superintendent Dr. Don Stockton honored by Texas A&M University
Waco Tribune November 20, 2014 News briefs: Ethics Program
New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung November 1, 2014 Area elementary counselor wins award for work
KLRU Blog September 22, 2014 American Graduate Day 9/27
Waco Tribune September 18, 2014 News Briefs: HOTC Counseling
The El Paso Times September 13, 2014 EPISD Teachers, Coaches, Counselors to Discuss Domestic Violence with Students
Alice Echo News Journal July 10, 2014 Alice Native Named President at San Antonio College
El Paso Inc. July 6, 2014 New Rules Could Limit Mental Health Care for Soldiers
San Antonio Express-News July 1, 2014 Alamo Colleges Board Picks Two New Presidents
The Marlin Democrat June 25, 2014 MHS’s Brown Named Top Counselor in Area
Liberty County Vindicator May 27, 2014 Lee College Veterans Center Director Offers Guidance and Support to Incarcerated Vets
Texas Tribune April 21, 2014 Pressure to Pick Career Path Vexes Some Students
Cypress Creek Mirror April 11, 2014 Davenport Selected for College Board Membership Advisory Team
Deer Park Broadcaster February 5, 2014 DPJH Counselors Receive CREST Award for Fifth Year
Cypress Creek Mirror February 4, 2014 Klein Forest Counselor Receives Top Honor
Victoria Advocate January 25, 2014 Health care providers partner to provide mental health care
Longview News-Journal January 23, 2014 New Mental Health Law Challenges School Districts
Dallas Morning News January 13, 2014 57 Dallas ISD Counselors Receive State Recognition
Killeen Daily Herald January 4, 2014 Aware Center Focuses on Violence Prevention, Family Needs
San Angelo Standard-Times December 20, 2013 Standard-Times applauds
Dallas Morning News December 18, 2013 East Dallas schools among those in DISD to receive CREST awards
La Voz De Houston December 15, 2013 Los consejeros académicos, pieza clave para ayudar a estudiantes indocumentados
Jacksboro Gazette December 5, 2013 FCH adds help line
News @ Tech October 5, 2013 Awards luncheon honors Louisiana Tech’s 2013 Alumni of the Year
Dallas Morning News August 19, 2013 High School Counselors Face Learning Curve as State Law Assigns New Roles
Texas Tribune  July 14, 2013 Districts Prepare for New High School Diploma Rules
New York Times July 13, 2013  High School Diploma Becomes Less General
TCA Press Release June 21, 2013 TCA Honors Senator Lucio with TCA Presidential Award
Victoria Advocate April 7, 2013 State investigating Victoria day-care center after abuse allegations
The Daily Tribune December 6, 2012 MPISD counselor wins state award
Fort Worth Star Telegram November 17, 2012 Northwest High counselor receives statewide award
Victoria Advocate October 7, 2012 UHV associate professor to receive state counseling award
New York Times September 1, 2012 At Age 59, Interning to Fulfill Old Dream
Midland-Reporter Telegram August 29, 2012 MISD hires crisis counselor to help students with mental health issues