SARASOTA, FLA (May 26, 2013) -- Dr. Stephanie Carter-Larson will present at the 2013 American School Counselor Association Conference being held June 30 – July 3 in Philadelphia, Pa. At the conference, Larson will speak with attentees about “Working with Autism Spectrum Disorder in the School.”
“With the prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) on the rise, schools are charged to take action,” says Larson. “This presentation will provide participants with information regarding the current research in defining ASDs and how to properly service children with ASD in the schools.”
Larson is an Associate Chair for the College of Education and the Program Chair for the School Counseling program at Argosy University, Sarasota. She received her PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision, as well as MA and EdS in School Counseling from the University of Florida. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in Dance from St. Leo College.
Dr. Larson has more than 22 years experience as an educator. In addition to her time with Argosy University, her past education experience includes working as a school counselor and dance educator for 13 years with the Florida public school systems. She has also taught courses for the University of Florida and New College of Florida.
Dr. Larson is a member of the Florida School Counselor Association where she serves as Ethics Chair and a member of the American School Counselor Association. She sits on the Board of Directors of Moving Ethos Dance Company, conducts professional development workshops, and mentors school counselors in public schools.
About Argosy University
Argosy University (www.argosy.edu/), with 28 campus locations in 13 states and its online program, is a private academic institution dedicated to providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs to students in a supportive learning environment where academic knowledge is enriched by the acquisition of interpersonal skills vital to success. Argosy University has eight colleges: Clinical Psychology, Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Business, Education, Health Sciences, Undergraduate Studies, The Art Institute of California and Western State College of Law. With one of the largest communities of graduate students in the nation, Argosy University offers doctoral and master’s degree programs in Psychology, Business, Counseling and Education. The institution also offers bachelor’s degree programs in Psychology, Business, Liberal Arts and Criminal Justice and, through The Art Institute of California, serves as an important source of education for design, media arts, fashion and culinary arts students and professionals. Degree level and programs offered vary by location. Full and part-time law programs are offered through Western State College of Law. Argosy University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, California, 94501, www.wascsenior.org/). Licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education, License No. 2610, 2630. See auprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.