Dr. Serena Flores Dr. Serena Flores Tenured Assistant Professor
School of Education
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Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science - Interdisciplinary Studies - Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
  • Master of Science - Counseling - Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
  • Doctor of Philosophy - Counseling Education - Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Research

  • The acculturation of first year international graduate students: A social and emotional scope (2013)
  • Counselor wellness in school counseling (2013)
  • Humanism in the Classroom (2013)
  • Introduction to counseling (2012)
  • Online counseling and online counselor preparation: A mixed methods investigation (2012)
  • A historical viewpoint to play therapy (2012)
  • "A systemic perspective to understanding predictors of therapeutic goal attainment for adolescents in crisis residence" (2011)
  • "Differences in Therapeutic Goal Attainment for Adolescents with Substance Abuse Issues in General and Dual Diagnosis Crisis Residence Programs " (2011)
  • Working with grief groups: Rewriting the story (2010)
  • Online counseling: The future of counseling? (2010)
  • Substance abuse treatment for adolescents: General and dual diagnosis crisis residence programs (2010)
  • Supervision through the lens of the learner: An evaluative outlook (2010)

Publications

  • "Humanism in the Classroom"
    Info Change
    Association for Humanistic Counseling (2013) Vol. 7
  • "Online counseling and online counselor preparation: A mixed methods investigation"
    Dissertation
    (2012)
  • ""Differences in Therapeutic Goal Attainment for Adolescents with Substance Abuse Issues in General and Dual Diagnosis Crisis Residence Programs ""
    "Counseling Outcome Research and Evaluation "
    American Counseling Association (2011) Vol. 2 Page 1-7
  • ""A systemic perspective to understanding predictors of therapeutic goal attainment for adolescents in crisis residence ""
    The Family Journal
    American Counseling Association (2011) Vol. 19 Page 36-40
  • "Pastoral Counseling at a Distance"
    In press
    Springer (1900)

Presentations

  • "Crispy or smokin' hot?: Counselor well-being and burnout." (2014)
    Counseling
  • "Transformation in counselor education: Best practices towards welness" (2014)
    Counseling
  • "Ethics and the school counselor" (2014)
    Counseling
  • "Bridges to transformation: An introduction to distance counseling for mental health professionals" (2014)
    Counseling
  • "The acculturation of first year international graduate students: A social and emotional scope" (2013)
    Counseling
  • "Counselor wellness in school counseling" (2013)
    Counseling
  • "A historical viewpoint to play therapy" (2012)
    Counseling
  • "Introduction to counseling" (2012)
    Counseling
  • "Online counseling: The future of counseling?" (2010)
    Counseling
  • "Substance abuse treatment for adolescents: General and dual diagnosis crisis residence programs" (2010)
    Counseling
  • "Supervision through the lens of the learner: An evaluative outlook" (2010)
    Counseling
  • "Working with grief groups: Rewriting the story" (2010)
    Counseling
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