Guth Elected for ASGW Fellow Status and Selected for Dean’s Research Award

Posted on 4/6/2016 9:40:31 PM

Lorraine Guth, professor in the Department of Counseling, recently received two awards.

At the American Counseling Association Conference in Montreal, Quebec, she was honored as a newly elected Fellow in the Association for Specialists in Group Work (ASGW).

“The election to Fellow status in ASGW is intended to recognize extraordinary efforts of an individual on behalf of the Association, and/or extraordinary professional achievements compatible with and enhancing to the purposes of the Association” (ASGW By-Laws).

At the conference, she delivered a presentation titled “Journey of utilizing group work for a better world: ASGW Fellows presentation.”

Guth was also selected by Dean Lara Luetkehans as this year’s Outstanding Researcher recipient for the College of Education and Educational Technology. Guth was selected for this award because of her international counseling outreach and research efforts in several countries, including Bhutan and Malawi. This award was presented at the 2016 Research Appreciation Week Awards Luncheon.