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Richard Yep
Richard Yep, CAE, FASAE, is the Executive Director and CEO of the American Counseling Association, the largest membership organization of professional counselors in the world. Over the last 20 years, Yep has advised counselors and organizations on topics from mental health and counseling to best practices and policy. Co-editor of “Terrorism, Trauma, and Tragedies: A Counselor’s Guide to Preparing and Responding” and former project director for an Asian American AIDS education program, Yep continues to contribute to the field of counseling through his reoccurring column in Counseling Today. Throughout his career in the California State Legislature and Congress, Yep facilitated discussions on education, human service and civil rights issues and continues to influence public policies during his time at ACA.

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Protecting Today's Youth: Professional School Counselors Fight Cyberbullying

(0) Comments | Posted October 18, 2013 | 12:42 PM

Cyberbullying, a result of that perfect storm created by personal insecurities and an environment ripe with opportunity and anonymity, can have devastating consequences.

No stranger to today's media, bullies are pursuing their victims across new platforms, such as email, instant messaging, chat rooms, websites, Facebook, Twitter and other social...

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