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Publications of Beautiful Journey Counseling

Timothy Conway

Publications
Conway, T., Hall, M., Pritchard, A., Carvajal, J., Flamengo, D., Reitter, A., Venecia, K. (2017).  New school counselor guide.  Trenton, NJ: NJDOE.
Hall, M. & Conway, T. (2017).  School counseling mentor program.  Trenton, NJ: NJDOE.
Conway, T., Webber, J., Mascari, B., Grosshander, N. & Lukach, J. (2013).  New jersey school counselor evaluation model.  Trenton, NJ: NJDOE.
Conway, T. (2013). Increase academic achievement, reduce behavioral issues, raise attendance rates and improve school safety with school counselors. Educational Viewpoints (pp. 28 – 31). Monroe Township, NJ: NJPSA.  

Recent Presentations
Conway, T. (October, 2021).  RAMP up your school counseling program.  Presented at the meeting of the New Jersey School Counselor Association, Edison, NJ.

Conway, T., Scott, G., & Mulcahy, K. (April, 2020).  Addressing the Social and Emotional Well Being of the Whole Family during COVID-19.  Presented online via WebEx.

Conway, T. & Coyle, S. & Nash, D. (April 2020).  Pandemic Response: Addressing Counseling and Student Mental Health Issues.  Presented online via WebEx.  

Conway, T. (October, 2019).  Developing Personalized School Counseling Program Goals.  Presented at the meeting of the New Jersey School Counselor Association, Edison, NJ.

Conway, T. (April, 2019).  How to get hired: Interview and resume panel.  Presented at the meeting of the New Jersey School Counselor Association, Union, NJ.

Conway, T. (March, 2019).  Developing an award winning school counseling program.  Presented at the meeting of the New Jersey School Counselor Association, Union, NJ.

Conway, T. (October, 2018).  RAMP up your school counseling program.  Presented at the meeting of the New Jersey School Counselor Association, Edison, NJ.

Conway, T. (March, 2018).  RAMP up your school counseling program.  Presented at the meeting of the New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association, Monroe Township, NJ.

Conway, T. (February, 2018).  LEGAL ONE: Confidentiality do’s and don’ts.  Presented at the meeting of the New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association, Monroe Township, NJ.

Sharon Gbadamosi

Publications

Lu, W., Oursler, J.,Herrick, S., Gao, N., Beninato, J., Durante, A., Gbadamosi, S., & Minor, S. (In press). Asking for Help: Employment-Related Soft Skills Training for Persons with Disabilities. Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling, 

Herrick, S., Lu, W., Oursler, J., Beninato, J., Gbadamosi, S., Durante, A., & Myers, E. (In press). Work- Related conversational skills training for persons with autism. Journal of Vocational 

Rehabilitation,

Presentations:

Gbadamosi, S., & Singh, S. (2018, June) Disability Implicit Association Test – A Pilot Study, Graduate Student Poster Presentation for the Rutgers, School of Health-Related Professions-Research Day, Piscataway, NJ

Gbadamosi, S. (2020, March). Bullying and Cyberbullying. Invited Presentation for Journey to Wellness- Mental Health Through the Ages, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., New Brunswick, NJ

Gbadamosi, S. & Bazan, C. (2020, May). Trauma and Employment: Building Resilience and Empowerment in Our Community, New Jersey Counseling Association, Spring 2020 Virtual Conference.

Gbadamosi, S. & Jacques, M. (2021, March). Depression and Anxiety. Invited Presentation for Journey to Wellness- Mental Health Through the Ages, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Virtual Conference.

Samantha Herrick

Publications:

Peer Reviewed Articles

Lu, W., Oursler, J., Herrick, S., Gao, N., Beninato, J., Durante, A., Gbadamosi, S., & Minor, T. (In press). Asking for help: Employment-related soft skills training for persons with disabilities, Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling,

Lu, W , Oursler, J., Herrick, S., Socha, C., Zaher, A., Harris, K., & Beninato, J. (In press). A Study of Work-Related interview skills training for people with visual impairments, Journal Applied Rehabilitation Counseling (*Oursler and Lu were joint first authors.) In press.

Lu, W., Oursler, J., Herrick, S. J., Gao, N., Beninato, J., Minor, T., Franco, S., Santiago, G., Tatiana, M., & Hauck, E. (In press).  Interview Skills Training for People with Neurodevelopmental Disorders Receiving Vocational Services: A Pilot Study. Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation, 

Lu, W., Oursler, J., Herrick, S. J., Gao, N., Beninato, J., Bazan, C., Hill, K., & Minor, T. (In press) Work-related soft skills training for individuals with psychiatric disabilities,   Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin Journal,

Herrick, S. J., Lu, W., Oursler, J., Beninato, J., Gbadamosi, S., Durante, A., Meyers, E. (In press). Soft Skills for Success for Job Seekers with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation,

Herrick, S. J. & Datti, P. (2022) Autism Spectrum Disorder and Sexual Minority Identity: Sex Education Implications. American Journal of Sexuality Education, DOI: 10.1080/15546128.2021.2002225

Lu, W., Oursler, J., Gao, N., Herrick, S.J., Mariani, J., Socha, C., & Beninato, J. (2022). Service needs assessment of employment-related soft skills for transition age youth with disabilities. Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation, 56 (1), 69-79. https://doi.org/10.3233/JVR-211173

Gong, J., Wang, Z.,Yu, Y., Feeley, C., Herrick, S. J., Hu, H. (2022). A route optimization model based on building semantics, human factors, and user constraints to enable personalized travel in complex public facilities, Automation in Construction, 

Lu, W., Oursler, J., Gao, N., Herrick, S. J., Beninato, J., Hill, K., & Durante, A. (2021) Work-related interview skills training for persons served by vocational rehabilitation agencies in four states. Rehabilitation Research, Policy and Education, 46(2), 146-160. DOI: 10.1080/01933922.2021.1900959

Lu, W., Oursler, J., Herrick, S. J., Beninato, J., Gao, N., Brown, L., & Durante, A., (2021) Work- Related interview skills training for persons with substance use disorders, Journal for Specialists in Group Work, 0(0). (*Oursler and Lu were joint first authors.) DOI: 10.1080/01933922.2021.1900959 

Herrick, S. J., Lu., W., & Bullock, D. (2020). Postsecondary students with disabilities: Predictors of adaptation to college. Journal of College Student Retention: Research, Theory, & Practice, 0(0), 1-22. DOI: 10.1177/1521025120941011

Lu, W., Oursler, J., Herrick, S. J., Durante, A., Socha, C., & Crisafulli, G. (2019).  Direct skills teaching of work-related conversational skills for individuals with disabilities. Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin, 00(0), 1-10. DOI: 10.1177/0034355219878501

Oursler, J., Lu, W., Herrick, S. J., & Harris, K. (2019).  Using Direct Skills Teaching to improve job skills for persons with disabilities. Journal of Employment Counseling, 56, 69-84. DOI: 10.1002/joec.12113

Herrick, S. J., Harper, W., Santola, S. & Finley, J. (2019). Mobile Device-based interventions for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Journal of Counselor Practice, 10(1), 59-75. DOI: 10.22229/mdb1012019

Other Articles

Herrick, S. J. People with ASD have much to offer employers. New Jersey Jewish News. 6-7. 2012.

Herrick, S. J. Practical Wisdom: Positive Rehabilitation Psychology and the Legacy of Beatrice Wright, Video/DVD and Toolkit Supplement review, Journal of Rehabilitation, 77(3), 31-32, 2011.

RECENT PRESENTATIONS:  

Refereed:

Herrick, S. J. (2020, June) Neuro-competence: A Multicultural Counseling Competence Model for Autism Spectrum Disorder. Presentation for the National Council on Rehabilitation Education (NCRE) annual conference, Virtual.

Herrick, S. J. (2020, May). Autism Spectrum Disorder: A “Tool kit” for Professional Counselors. Presentation for the New Jersey Counseling Association, Virtual Spring conference, NJ.

Invited:

Datti, P. & Herrick, S. J. (2021, June) All these Isms: Understanding privilege, power, and oppression in personal and professional relationships. Invited presentation for the National Council on Rehabilitation Education (NCRE) annual conference, Virtual.

Datti, P., Lu, J, Herrick, S. J., Yalamanchili, P., Stevens, R. L., Pan, D., & Lee, H. (2021, June) From Students to Full Professors: Career Trajectories of your Rehabilitation Counseling Colleagues in Academia Invited panel presentation for the National Council on Rehabilitation Education (NCRE) annual conference, Virtual.

Herrick, S. J. (2020, March). Autism Spectrum Disorder and Mental Health. Invited Presentation for the  Mental Health Training and Technical Assistance Center (MHTTC), Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Hamilton, NJ

Mati Sicherer

Books

Sicherer, M. (2020). The Elementary School Counselor’s Guide to Supporting Students with Learning Disabilities: A Comprehensive Program. London, England: Routledge Press.

Sicherer, M. (2019). College for Students with Learning Disabilities: A High School Counselor’s Guide to Fostering Success. London, England: Routledge Press. 

Articles

Sicherer, M. (2018). Beyond the IEP, School Counselor Magazine. 56(1). 23-27. Alexandria, VA: American School Counselor Association.

Sicherer, M. (2021). My Teens Are Leaving for College and My Life Won’t Be the Same, Your Teen Magazine for Parents, https://yourteenmag.com/teens-college/college-life/teens-are-leaving-for-college

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

Sicherer, M. (2014). Exploring Teacher Knowledge About Dyslexia and Teacher Efficacy in the Inclusive Classroom: A Multiple Case Study. (Doctoral Thesis). Northcentral University. Scottsdale, AZ.

Shemesh, E., Annunziato, R. A., Ambrose, M. A., Ravid, N. L., Mullarkey, C., Rubes, M., Chuang, K., Sicherer, M., … Sicherer, S. H. (2013). Child and parental reports of bullying in a consecutive sample of children with food allergy. Pediatrics131(1), e10-7.

Lieberman, J. A., Weiss, C., Furlong, T. J., Sicherer, M., & Sicherer, S. H. (2010). Bullying among pediatric patients with food allergy. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology105(4), 282-286. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anai.2010.07.011.

Merritt Reid

Publications:

Reid, M. (In Press). Ecospirituality In Nature is Nurture: Counseling and the Natural World. New York, NY :Oxford University Press. 

Jodry, J., & Reid, M. (2020). Acting Theory Applied to Counseling: Stanislavski Continues to Contribute to Psychic Healing. Journal of Creativity in  Mental Health, 15(2), 223- 234. https://doi.org/10.1080/15401383.2019.1683110

Reid, M. (2019). Acting Theory Applied to Counseling: Stanislavski Continues to Contribute to Psychic Healing. Journal of Creativity in Mental Health, 15(2). 

Presentations:

Reid, M. (2018). Borrowing Acting Techniques from the Masters: A Quest toward authenticity. Poster presentation of research at National conference for Association of Humanities Counseling in St Petersburg, Fl. 

Kelly Venezia

Publications:

Robertson, S. M. C., Short, S. D., Asper, A., Venezia, K., Yetman, C., Connelly, M. & Trumbull, J.  (in press). The Effect of Expressive Writing on Symptoms of Depression in College Students: Randomized Controlled Trial.

Nadelhoffer, T., Wright, J.C., Echols, M., Perini, T., & Venezia, K. (2017). The varieties of humility worth wanting: An interdisciplinary investigation. Journal of Moral Philosophy.

Wright, J.C., Nadelhoffer, T., Perini, T., Langville, A., Echols, M., & Venezia, K. (2016). The psychological significance of humility. The Journal of Positive Psychology,

Presentations:

Kooyman, L. Mackintosh, S. M., and Venezia, K. E. (2017). Counseling Millennials: Mediation of Relationship and Cultural Conflict on Campuses. Formal presentation at New Jersey Counseling Association Spring Conference, Lincroft, NJ.

Mackintosh, S. M., Penola, J., Earle, A. & Venezia, K. E. (2016). The impacts of mediation training on counseling students: Gaining multicultural competency through experience. Poster presentation at New Jersey Counseling Association Annual Conference Graduate Poster Session, Lincroft, NJ.

Robertson, S. M. C., Short, S. D., Asper, A., Venezia, K., Yetman, C., Connelly, M. & Trumbull, J.  (2019). The Effect of Expressive Writing on Symptoms of Depression in College Students: Randomized Controlled Trial. Presented at South Eastern Psychological Association (SEPA) Convention in Hilton Head, SC  March 19th, 2015 (Presented at Student Awards and Research Day (SARD) Convention at The College of Charleston, April 20th, 2015).

Wright, J.C., Nadelhoffer, T., Perini, T., Langville, A., Echols, M., & Venezia, K. (2015). The psychological significance of humility. Presentation for the International Convention of Psychological Science in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Wright, J.C., Nadelhoffer, T., Perini, T., Langville, A., Echols, M., & Venezia, K. (2014). The psychological significance of humility. Presentation for National Convention, California.

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