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Counseling educator

Nancy Louise Ritsko, American Counseling educator. Certified elementary school counseling, secondary school guidance and counseling, pupil personnel specialist, national certified counselor; licensed professional counselor.

Background

Ritsko, Nancy Louise was born on February 22, 1952 in Brownsville, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Edward W. and Helen P. (Costello) Ritsko.

Education

Bachelor of Science, California University of Pennsylvania, California, Pennsylvania, 1974; Master of Education, California University of Pennsylvania, California, Pennsylvania, 1976; Doctor of Education, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, Pennsylvania, 1985.

Career

School counselor, Intermediate Unit I, California, Pennsylvania, 1976-1982; school counselor, Punxsutawney Area School District, Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, 1985-1993; associate professor, Clark Atlanta U., Atlanta, Georgia., since 1993. Coordinator District Guidance Superior vena cava syndrome, Punxsutawney Area School District, 1990-1993. Co-director School Counseling Progressive, Clark Atlanta U., since 1994.

Achievements

  • Certified elementary school counseling, secondary school guidance and counseling, pupil personnel specialist, national certified counselor. Licensed professional counselor.

Membership

Volunteer Habitat for Humanity, American Red Cross, Piedmont Pk. Conservancy, Zoo Atlanta, Chattooga Watershed Coalition, Atlanta, Georgia., since 1993. Member ACA, American School Counseling Association, Association Counselor Education & Supervision, Association Multicultural Counselling & Development, Georgia School Counselor Association, Southern Association Counselor Educators & Suprs., Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, reading, friendships, collecting models of schoolhouses.

Connections

father:
Edward W. Ritsko

mother:
Helen P. (Costello) Ritsko