Dr. Lotes Nelson
" As in counseling, your transformation from student to counselor is a process...trust the process."
Dr. Lotes Nelson conducted a presentation entitled "Carried to the Table: Developing Culturally Competent Care for Eating Disorders," at the 2017 American Counseling Association (ACA). Dr. Lotes Nelson published two newsletters articles as follows:
Dr. Lotes Nelson served at the Licensed Professional Counselor Association of North Carolina (LPCANC) Board of Director meeting in April, where she is the Membership chair for the organization. She also facilitates a monthly meeting with the Membership Committee’s Regional Representatives.
Dr. Nelson attended a number of webinars related to the counseling and counseling education profession, such as the Chi Sigma Iota (CSI) Chapter Leaders Training: Fundraising Your Way, Treatment with Clients of Size: Exploring Weight, Body Image and Counter-Transference Issues)
Dr. Nelson attended a four-hour seminar in Christian-Based Treatment of Eating Disorders
Dr. Nelson engaged in a social change project by making Spring Baskets and delivering to a local Youth Crisis center.
Dr. Nelson joined a “Wake Up for Wellness,” event which is designed to inspire, educate, and break the stigma of talking about and seeking support for mental health issues.
Dr. Nelson was invited as a VIP guest to a treatment facility in South Florida to speak on Eating Disorder related treatment approach.
Dr. Nelson presented at the NBCC Foundation’s 2017 Bridging the Gap Symposium. Her presentation title was “Mental Health Concerns Among Asian-Americans: Understanding and Helping Debunk the Model Minority Idea.