CAS072 - Sports Counseling w/Dr. Taunya Tinsley- Airdate 5/17/2007

Contributing Editor:

Jacqueline A. Walsh, PhD, LPC, NCC is an Associate Professor of Counselor Education at California University of PA. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor. Her interests include family counseling, groupwork, the use of technology in counseling, and professional counselor identity.


Dr. Taunya Marie Tinsley, NCC, LPC, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Counselor Education at California University of Pennsylvania. Her interdisciplinary research areas of interests include youth, adolescent, and adult development through sports, sports counseling, multicultural issues in counseling, and multicultural training and development.

Dr. Tinsley served as a Regional Coordinator with the National Football Foundation’s Play It Smart program, where she managed various Play It Smart high schools and supervised academic coaches throughout the Midwest and Southeast regions of the United States. Dr. Tinsley has over ten years of professional and leadership experience related to higher education, multicultural training and development, counseling, advising and student development, teaching and curriculum development, admissions and retention, and athletic administration.  Currently, Taunya is working with the American Counseling Association (ACA) to develop and facilitate the Sport Counseling Special Interest Network.. For more information on sports counseling, email her at

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