The Center for Counseling and Family Therapy and the Department of Counseling and Family Therapy are seeking nominations for the annual Michael J. Garanzini Service Award and the John DiTiberio Award for dedication and commitment to mentoring students and enhancing the learning process. The deadline for nominations is Friday, April 8.
The Garanzini Award is given to person(s) who demonstrate(s) faith in God through service to others, promote(s) justice in meeting people where they are, encourages people to grow as whole persons and provides service which improves the quality of life for others with particular attention to the marginalized.
The award is named for Michael J. Garanzini, S.J., president of Loyola University-Chicago and a co-founder of SLU's Center for Counseling and Family Therapy.
The DiTiberio Award honors a person who has demonstrated the following: 1) encouragement to individuals in becoming a reflective student and person; 2) work toward the improvement of the quality of life for others in the university and in the community; 3) dedication and commitment to mentoring students; and 4) enhancement of the learning process.
The award is named for John DiTiberio, a former chair of the Department of Counseling and Family Therapy. Previous recipients have been noted for showing care and commitment to students in their professions.
Nomination forms can be found on the Center for Counseling and Family Therapy's webpage.
The Center for Counseling and Family Therapy (CCFT) is a training clinic for graduate students in the Department of Counseling and Family Therapy. Counseling services are offered to both the University community and the community at large.
The award recipients will be honored from 5-7 p.m. Friday, May 6, at a reception to be held at Il Monastero, St. Louise de Marillac Room, 3050 Olive Street, St. Louis, MO 63103. Parking is available.
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For further information regarding the nomination process or the Center for Counseling and Family Therapy, please contact Doug Pettinelli, Ph.D., associate professor and director of the CCFT, at 314-977-4066 or email@example.com.