Uzma Khan and Interprofessional Education Team Receive Second Place Honors at Annual CLARION Competition

April 24, 2019

Uzma Khan, a first-year graduate student in the Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling, received second place recognition alongside her team at the annual CLARION National Case Competition, a student-run program at the University of Minnesota dedicated to improving health care through interprofessional collaboration and leadership. Khan, an international student from New Delhi, … Continued

Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling Student Alex Cooke Discusses Connection Between Mental Health and Sports

March 12, 2019

Alex Cooke is a first-year graduate student pursuing a master’s degree in the Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling who also serves as the captain for UNC-Chapel Hill’s track and field team. Cooke, who is from Surry County, North Carolina, joined the track and field team five years ago. Since then, she has … Continued

U.S. News & World Report Ranks Rehabilitation Counseling Program at the UNC School of Medicine as #9 in the Country

March 12, 2019

U.S. News & World Report’s methodologists have ranked the UNC School of Medicine’s master’s program in rehabilitation counseling as #9 in the country, a ranking that secures the Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling as a top-ten program among peer institutions nationwide.  Eileen Burker, PhD, CRC, and the division’s director, said the ranking … Continued

Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling’s Uzma Khan to Represent the UNC School of Medicine at Nationwide Interprofessional Competition

February 8, 2019

Two students from the Department of Allied Health Sciences will represent the UNC School of Medicine at the annual CLARION case competition, an initiative dedicated to improving health care through interprofessional education and hosted by the University of Michigan. Kripa Ahuja, a junior who has nearly completed her first year of study with the Division … Continued

UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health receives $2.4-million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

January 4, 2019

The UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health has been awarded a $2.4-million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). The project will address homelessness and provide comprehensive behavioral health care and other services for individuals living with serious mental illnesses who are experiencing or who are at risk for … Continued

Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling Students Learn From Life Experience of Chapel Hill Fire Chief, Matt Sullivan

November 2, 2018

The Town of Chapel Hill’s Fire Chief, Matt Sullivan, recently spoke to students in the Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling about trauma, crisis, and wisdom he has learned during his varied, multi-decade career. Sullivan, whose background spans law and social work, draws from his past experiences and life lessons to inform his … Continued

CRMHC Students Present Research to Nationwide Audiences

July 27, 2018

From Arlington, Virginia, to Anaheim, California, Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling (CRMHC) students presented their research from coast to coast during the 2017-2018 school year. In October of 2017, four fully funded students attended the annual conference of the National Council on Rehabilitation Education (NCRE), Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA) and Council of … Continued