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Colleen Connolly

 

Colleen Connolly, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Program:
Professional Counseling
Emphasis:
Marriage and Family Therapy
E-mail:
cc32@txstate.edu
Phone:
(512) 245-3083
FAX:
(512) 245-8872
Mail:
601 University Drive
CLAS, Professional Counseling Program
Education Building 4041
San Marcos, TX 78666

Education:

Licensure:
Licensed Professional Counselor

Dissertation:
Lesbian couples: A qualitative study of strengths and resilient factors in long-term relationships

Past Clinical Experience:
Private Practice Setting, 1998-2001.
Staff Therapist for Waterloo Counseling Center, 1998-1999.
Clinic Counselor for the Women’s Counseling and Referral Center at the Greater Austin YWCA, Austin, Texas, 1998-1999.
Career and Vocational Counselor for the Veteran’s Administration through St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, TX, 1996-1997.

Courses Taught:
COUN 5207 Counseling and Personality Theories: Pre-Practicum
COUN 5250 Communication and Interviewing Skills Pre-Practicum
COUN 5351 Special Issues in Marriage and Family Therapy
COUN 5359 Individual Counseling Techniques
COUN 5360 Practicum: Advanced Methods in Marriage and Family Counseling
COUN 5362 Practicum in Professional Supervision: Theories and Applications
COUN 5367 Marriage and Family Counseling: Current Theories
COUN 5389 Site-Based Internship
COUN 5689 Clinical Practicum

Professional Memberships:
National Level:
American Counseling Association (ACA)
Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES)
Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues in Counseling (AGLBIC)
International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors (IAMFC)
State Level:
Texas Counseling Association (TCA)
Texas Association for Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Issues in Counseling (TAGLBIC)

Professional Service:
National Level:

  • President of the Association for Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Issues in Counseling (AGLBIC), a national division of the American Counseling Association, 2003-2004
     
  • Member of the Council of Presidents and Regional Chairs of the American Counseling Association, 2002-2005
     
  • Chair of the American Counseling Association's Program Proposal Review Committee for the Association for Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Issues in Counseling, 2003-2004 (Committee member since summer 2000)
     
  • Newsletter Editor: TAGLBIC Newsletter, A Newsletter of the Texas Association of Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Issues in Counseling, Spring 2001 (Ongoing)
    State Level:
     
  • President of the Texas Association for Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Issues in Counseling, 2000-2002
     
  • Co-founder of the Texas Association for Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Issues in Counseling, a division of Texas Counseling Association, Summer 2000
     
  • Senator for the Texas Counseling Association, 2000-2003

Special Interests:
Qualitative research
Lesbian couples
Feminist therapy

Links of Interest:
ALGBTIC
TAGLBIC