Yi-Ju Cheng
University of North Texas
Counseling and Higher Education
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Education

PhD, University of North Texas.
Major: Counseling
MEd, University of North Texas, 2011.
Major: Counseling
BS, Tunghai University, 2005.
Major: Social Work

Professional Memberships

Member, Assocation for Children and Adolescent Counseling. (2013 – Present).

Member, Texas Association for Play Therapy. (2012 – Present).

Member, Association for Play Therapy. (2011 – Present).

Member, Chi Sigma Iota, Rho Kappa Chapter. (2010 – Present).

Member, UNT International Counseling Students Club. (2009 – Present).

Member, American Counseling Association. (2008 – Present).

Member, Texas Counseling Association. (2008 – Present).

Awards and Honors

COE Key to Success for North Texans, College of Education, University of North Texas. (2013 – Present).

The Lisa and Kenny Troutt Scholarship, Center for Play Therapy, University of North Texas. (2013 – Present).

UNT Scholarship for Continuing Student, University of North Texas. (2013 – Present).

COE Key to Success for North Texans, College of Education, University of North Texas. (2012 – Present).

The William Randolph Hearst Endowment for the Center for Play Therapy, Center for Play Therapy, University of North Texas. (2012 – Present).

UNT Scholarship for Continuing Student, University of North Texas. (2012 – Present).

UNT USC Scholarship, University of North Texas. (2012 – Present).

The Lisa and Kenny Troutt Scholarship, Center for Play Therapy, University of North Texas. (2011 – Present).

UNT USC Scholarship, University of North Texas. (2011 – Present).

UNT Summer Scholarship, University of North Texas. (2010 – Present).

UNT USC Scholarship, University of North Texas. (2010 – Present).

UNT USC Scholarship, University of North Texas. (2009 – Present).

College of Education Dissertation and Thesis Support Grants, College of Education, University of North Texas. (20142014).

The Lisa and Kenny Troutt Scholarship, Center for Play Therapy, University of North Texas. (20142014).

The TX APT Dan E. Homeyer Research Grant Award, Texas Association for Play Therapy. (20142014).

Teaching

Teaching Experience

University of North Texas
COUN 2620, Diversity and Cultural Awareness, 1 course.
COUN 3620, Principles of Counseling II, 1 course.
COUN 5290, Ethical, Legal, and Professional Issues in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, 1 course.
COUN 5680, Basic Counseling Skills., 1 course.
COUN 5690, Practicum in Counseling, 5 courses.
COUN 5720, Internship in Counseling I, 2 courses.
COUN 5721, Internship in Counseling II, 2 courses.
COUN 5740, Group Counseling Theories and Procedures, 1 course.
COUN 5790, Counseling Culturally Diverse Clients, 2 courses.

Research

Published Intellectual Contributions

Journal Article
Cheng, Y.
Magazine/Trade Publication
Cheng, Y. (2012). NBCC Military Scholarship in Our Midst..

Presentations Given

Families with a Transgender Parent: Implications in Counseling and Supervision. (20142014).

Linking parents to play therapy. (20142014).

Speaking loudly: Experiences of ethnic minority counselor education doctoral students. (20142014).

Strengths and challenges: Supervisor and counselor educator in training with East Asian international student identity. (20142014).

Cheng, Y. (Other), Children of Transgender Parents. (20132013).

Perceptions and Attitudes of East Asian International Students toward Counseling. (20132013).

Adlerian Personality Priorities in Counseling Supervision: Eagle, Lion, Chameleon, or Turtle?. (20122012).

Cheng, Y. (Presenter), Taiwan-Special Cultures and Traditional Values. (20122012).

Taking Laughter Seriously: Therapeutic Aspects of Humor on Healing. (20122012).

Ties that Bind: Integrating Play in the Family Setting. (20122012).

Cheng, Y. (Other), Working with Sexaully Abused Girls, Ages 9-12, with Expressive Arts. (20122012).

Cheatham, K., Cheng, Y., Ener, L., Texas Association for Counselor Education and Supervision 2012 MidWinter Conference, Adlerian Personality Priorities in Counseling Supervision: Eagle, Lion, Chameleon, or Turtle?, Texas Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, Austin, TX. (20122012).

Intellectual Contributions in Submission

Journal Article
Cheng, Y. Perceptions and Attitudes of East Asian International Students toward Counseling.