On Being a Leader

Being a leader isn’t about being perfect. Leading isn’t about always saying the right thing. It isn’t even about always being right. What leadership does require of us is to be fully aligned. Leadership requires authenticity. Leadership requires a capacity to give. It also requires a capacity to receive. Too many people who are in … Read more

Professional Networking Do’s and Don’ts

Professional Networking is Personal If you don’t recognize that all business has a personal component then you are missing out on probably the most important dynamic in professional relationships and networking. The truth is ALL of your relationships matter. Too often people are trying to grow their businesses or their career and the people in … Read more

Recognize Offense without Taking Offense a Multicultural Competency

Offense is Common Sometimes interactions with others leave us feeling hurt, confused, lonely or misunderstood. Often we are offended and the other person or people have no idea why. I wish the opposite were true – that most of us felt understood by others. But I know that for many people who are rightly or … Read more

From Distance Credentialed Counselor to Board Certified Telemental Health Provider

The Center for Credentialing & Education (CCE) The Center for Credentialing & Education (CCE) has released its strategy for moving from the DCC (Distance Credentialed Counselor) certification to the BC-TMH (Board Certified Telemental Health Provider) credential. The CCE has been long known as an affiliate of the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC). However, it … Read more