ATLANTA, GA (September 10, 2012) -- The Licensed Professional Counselor Association (LPCA-GA) of Georgia has recognized Argosy University, Atlanta professor Ruby Blow, NCC, LPC, BCC, CPCS as Counselor Educator of the Year.
In addition to her duties as an adjunct faculty member in the College of Psychology & Behavioral Sciences at Argosy University, Atlanta, Ruby specializes in counseling, coaching, supervision, consultation and professional development workshops for mental health professionals through Development Counts.
LPCA-GA is an organization that unites Licensed Professional Counselors (LPCs) and future LPCs in the state of Georgia and represents the interests of Professional Counselors to both state and national legislators and to the Georgia Composite Licensing Board.
LPCA- GA raises public awareness about mental health issues and the role of LPCs, promotes ethical and professional standards for practice and licensure, and provides training and networking for its members. LPCA is a state chapter of the American Mental Health Counselors Association.
Ruby is a licensed professional counselor, nationally certified counselor, board certified coach, and certified professional counselor supervisor. She holds a Master of Arts Professional Counseling awarded in 1998 from the Georgia School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Atlanta and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Clemson University. She is a member of the American Counseling Association, National Board of Certified Counselors, Prevention Alliance for Tobacco Control and Health and Association for Counselor Education and Supervision.
About Argosy University
Argosy University (http://www.argosy.edu/), with 28 campus locations in 13 states and online, 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 seven colleges: 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 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, http://www.wascsenior.org/). Licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education, License No. 2610. See auprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.