CLS: Cecile Brennan
Creating a Personalized Wellness Plan:
This culminating workshop will provide participants time to work individually and in small groups to create a personalized wellness plan. The workshop will be actively facilitated by the presenter in order to assists participants in the creation of the plan. The goal is to have participants leave the workshop optimistic and energized about their ability to shape a healthier, happier and more socially connected life.
About Cecile Brennan:
Cecile Brennan is a licensed professional clinical counselor with a supervisory designation, a counselor educator and a clinician in private practice. She is currently an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Counseling at John Carroll University. During her time at John Carroll, she was the first chair of the newly established Department of Counseling, developed a certificate program in Spiritual Wellness & Counseling and helped establish the substance-use disorder concentration and certificate program.
In addition to her work with John Carroll University, Dr. Brennan is an employee assistance counselor at Moore Counseling & Mediation Services. She meets with clients individually and presents webinars and in-person workshops.
Dr. Brennan also has extensive experience in the field of education. She has worked with children from elementary school through high school as both an educator and a counselor. This depth of experience has led her to present professional development workshops for teachers, school counselors and administrators.
Dr. Brennan’s primary areas of scholarly inquiry are counseling ethics, the interface of spirituality and counseling, the socio-cultural context of mental dysfunction and wellness and mental health. Dr. Brennan is active in a number of professional organizations and regularly presents at local, state and national counseling conferences. In addition, she has written a number of scholarly articles and book chapters.