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Assistant Professor, Counselor Education and Faculty Advisor for Family Counseling; CESA Advisor, Assistant Professor
Counselor Education
College of Education
Courses Taught 
COUN-410 Seminar in School Counseling
COUN-420 Introduction to Family Counseling
COUN-439 Case Conceptualization and Treatment Planning
COUN-444 Practicum in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
COUN-445 Practicum in Family Counseling
COUN-464 Internship I: Clinical Mental Health Counseling
COUN-465 Internship I: Family Counseling
COUN-474 Internship II: Clinical Mental Health Counseling
COUN-475 Internship II: Family Counseling
Research Interests 
To be added.
Education 

University of Akron
Counselor Education and Supervision, Ph.D.
Marriage and Family Therapy Specialty Track

University of Akron
Marriage and Family Therapy, M.S.

Emporia State University
Counselor Education, M.S.

Northern Arizona University
Education, B.S.

Selected Publications 

Tejada, L. (In Press). Flexible friends have more fun! In S. Springer., L. Moss, N. Manavizadeh, & A. Pugliese. A School Counselor's Guide to Small Groups: Coordination, Leadership, & Assessment.  Alexandria, VA:  Association for Specialists in Group Work.

Tejada, L. (In Press). Liplap and I wish…. In S. Springer., L. Moss, N. Manavizadeh, & A. Pugliese. A School Counselor's Guide to Small Groups: Coordination, Leadership, & Assessment.  Alexandria, VA:  Association for Specialists in Group Work.

Oswald, G. R., Tejada, L.. Marme, M., Roberts, P. N. (2017). Understanding perceived short-term outcomes from a professional rehabilitation cultural experience to Cuba. Journal of Forensic Vocational Analysis, 17(1), 43-58.

Tejada, L., Logman, E., Knight, B., & McCall, A. (2017). Synching the support system: Young adult siblings of individuals with special needs. In Viers, D. (Ed.). The group therapist’s notebook 2nd ed.: Homework, handouts and activities for use in psychotherapy. New York: Taylor & Francis/Routledge.

Tejada, L. (2015). Training the Strategic therapist. In Jordan, K. (Ed.). Couple, Marriage, and Family Therapy Supervision. Chapter 9. New York: Springer Publishing.

Reynolds, C. R., & Tejada, L. (2011). Playing it safe: Ethical issues in play therapy.   In Schaefer, C. (Ed.) Foundations of play therapy, Second Edition, pp. 27-38.  Hoboken, NJ: Wiley & Sons.

Tejada, L. (2008). Mining Report: Oppositional Defiant Disorder. Association for Play Therapy website, http://www.a4pt.org/download.cfm?ID=27419. Invited.

Parr, P., Boyle, R., & Tejada, L. (2008). I said, you said: A communication exercise for couples. Contemporary Family Therapy, 30(7), 167-173. Invited.

Tejada, L. (July, 2007). Mining Report: Conduct Disorders. Association for Play Therapy website,  Invited.

Russo, J. A., Tejada, L., Hilscher, R. L., & Zarski, J. J. (2007). Maintaining stability: Life cycle transitions in families coping with childhood cancer. In Viers, D. (Ed.). The group therapist’s notebook: Homework, handouts, and activities for use in psychotherapy, pp. 229-237. Invited.

Tejada, L. (June, 2006). [Review of the book The Lighthouse Family: The Storm].  Play Therapy Magazine: The Magazine of the Association for Play Therapy, 1, 2. Non peer-reviewed.

Tejada, L. (February, 2006). At Issue: School Counselors’ Professional Identity—The First Word in Our Job Description is ‘School.’ Counseling Today, 48, 2. Non peer-reviewed.

Selected Exhibitions 

National
Cutting Edge Conference, Family & Play Therapy Ctr., Philadelphia PA, April 2013 Workshop, lead presenter; Invited; Developmental Supervision in Play Therapy

29th Annual Play Therapy Conference, Cleveland, OH, October 2012 Workshop, lead presenter, Playing it Straight in Supervision: Dealing with Counter-Transference In Play Therapy

25th International Play Therapy Conference, Dallas, TX, October 2008 Workshop, co-presenter; Playing it Safe: Ethical Issues in Play Therapy

State
2014 Annual Conference, Illinois Association for Marriage, March 2014, & Family Therapy, Naperville, IL; Workshop: Long-Distance Relationships and Family Ties

Ohio Association for Play Therapy, Columbus, OH, Nov 2013 Fall Workshop, co-presenter, Developmental Issues in Play Therapy Supervision

Ohio Association for Play Therapy, Columbus, OH, Nov 2013, Fall Workshop, co-presenter, Playing it Safe in Supervision: Dealing with Countertransference Issues in Play Therapy

Ohio Association for Play Therapy, Columbus, OH, April 2011, Spring Workshop, co-presenter, Playing it Straight: Countertransference Issues in Play Therapy

Ohio Counseling Association, Columbus, OH, November 2010, Presentation, All Ohio Counselors Conference,                         Integrating Parents, Guardians, and Siblings  Into Play Therapy Sessions

Ohio Association for Play Therapy, Columbus, OH, April 2010, pring Workshop, co-presenter, Playing it Safe: Ethical Issues in Play Therapy

 

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