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Counselor Education Faculty — Mr. Clayton P. Reaser

Adjunct Lecturer


  • M.S. Ed. and C.A.S. School Counseling, State University of New York College at Plattsburgh, 1988.
  • M.A. Comparative Religious Ethics, Temple University, 1973.
  • B.D. Systematic Theology, Lutheran Theological Seminary (Gettysburg, PA), 1964.
  • B.A. Psychology, Gettysburg College, 1961.

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Counseling Techniques (undergraduate).
  • Advanced Introduction to Counseling Techniques (undergraduate).
  • Theories of Counseling.
  • Professional School Counseling.
  • Leadership & Advocacy in School Counseling.
  • Counseling Practicum.
  • School Internship.
  • Counseling Relationships & Skills.
  • Life Span Development.
  • Counseling Persons with Disabilities.
  • Pre-Practicum.
  • Cultural Contexts in Counseling.

Counseling Approach

Mr. Reaser's style uses an integrative perspective that reflects elements of existential, Rogerian and cognitive-behavioral themes and approaches.

Professional Experience

  • 1990-2001: Director of Guidance and Counseling, Keene Central School, Keene Valley, NY.
  • 1975-1990: Home-School Coordinator, Chairperson of Committee on Special Education, School Counselor, Lake Placid Central Schools, Lake Placid, NY.
  • 1984-1985: Tutor, Empire State College (Plattsburgh).
  • 1977, 1979: Adjunct Assistant Professor, North Country Community College.
  • 1969-1971: Teaching Assistant, Department of Religion, Temple University.

Professional Memberships

  • Member, American Counseling Association.
  • Member, New York Counseling Association.
  • Member, New York State Association of Counselor Education Supervisors.
  • Member, New York State School Counselors Association.

Professional Leadership

  • 2001-2003: North Atlantic Region Representative, New York Counseling Association.
  • 1997-2001: President-Elect, President, Past-President, New York Counseling Association.
  • 1990-1997: Treasurer, New York Counseling Association.

Other Professional Activities

  • Certified Career Zone Trainer, Department of Labor, New York.
  • Consultant, Champlain Valley Educational Services.

Contact Clayton P. Reaser

Office: Ward Hall 106B
Office Phone: (518) 564-4182