Edson Andrade Vargas, PhD

Edson Andrade


Visiting Assistant Professor

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Talks and Lectures:

Andrade Vargas, E. (2021, July). BLM, social justice, and advocacy in counseling. Guest Lecture, Coun 590: Advanced Counseling Techniques. Department of Counseling, California State University, Fullerton.

Vik, L., Sacco, K., Andrade Vargas, E., & Moody, S. (2020, October). Adventures in counselor education: Creating an adventure-based counseling certificate. RMACES Virtual Conference.

Hines, B., James Krzemieniecki, A., Andrade Vargas, E., & Scott, B. (2020, October). Lived experience of doctoral students involved in master’s students’ remediation: An interpretative phenomenological analysis. RMACES Virtual Conference.

Andrade Vargas, E. & Graham, L. (2020, September). Ethical and competent counseling with male clients. Professional Development Workshop at Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID, United States.

Chan, C. D., Andrade Vargas, E., Martinez, R., & Robinson, K. (2020, February). #MinorityMentalHealth for men of color: Programming, initiatives, and practice-based possibilities for college counselors [Conference session]. American College Counseling Association Conference, Washington, DC, United States.

Englar-Carlson, M., Sotomayor, C., & Andrade Vargas, E. (2019, October). How to support first-generation, Latinx graduate students in counseling [Conference session]. Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference, Seattle, WA.

Andrade Vargas, E. & Graham, L. (2019, October). A framework for promoting empowerment and engagement of male counseling supervisees using the spirit of motivational interviewing [Poster presentation]. Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference, Seattle, WA.

Sacco, K. & Andrade Vargas, E. (2018, October). Advocating for integration of military and veteran cultural competencies within counseling programs [Conference session]. Rocky Mountain Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Regional Conference, Park City, UT.

Andrade Vargas, E. (2018, May). Counseling Latinx men. Guest Lecture, Psych 422: Senior seminar. Psychology Department, California State University, San Bernardino.

Selected Publications:

Chan, C. D., Frank, C. D., DeMeyer, M. L., Joshi, A., Andrade Vargas, E., & Silverio, N. (In press). Counseling older LGBTQ+ adults of Color: Relational-cultural theory in practice. The Professional Counselor.

West-Olatunji, C., & Andrade Vargas, E. (2021, June 2). The year 2020: Police brutality, BLM, and social movements [Editorial]. Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, virtual issue. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/toc/10.1002/(ISSN)2161-1912.police-brutality-blm-social-movements

Badiee, M. & Andrade, E. (2018). Microsystem and macrosystem predictors of Latinx college students’ depression and anxiety. Journal of Hispanic Higher Education, 18(4), 422–434. https://doi.org/10.1177/1538192718765077