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Notable Accomplishments

Some Notable Accomplishments of The Counseling Center staff. 

Elizabeth Dixon

Elizabeth Dixon, M.A., LPC/S, Assistant Director
- The first Student Affairs representative to the Staff Advisory Committee
   to the President.
  This is a significant honor and Elizabeth has great experience and insights from
   her extensive work with students here at the college, and her involvement with
   multiple organizations and staff around the college.
- Unsung Hero Award, 2014 Salute to Student Affairs

Rhonda Kalil, M.D. Rhonda Kalil, M.D. 
- Promoted to Medical Director of the Counseling Center
- Oversees the Counseling Center Psychiatry Residency Training Program with MUSC.
- Presidential Award Recipients as the College of Charleston's Staff Award Luncheon
   as Temporary Staff Member of 2013-2014.
Rachael McNamara

Rachael McNamara, M.A. 
 - 2016 Certified Trainer, KORU Mindfulness
 - Presidential Award Recipient: Outstanding Service Award June 2015
    Awarded at the Celebration of Staff Lunch and Staff Awards Ceremony June 11, 2015
Outstanding Campus Collaboration Award, 2014 Salute to Student Affairs
- Awarded a Campus Suicide Prevention Grant of $301,527 to identify and support students
   at risk.
 - Featured in the Portico  the employee newsletter of the College of Charleston. 
 - Coordinated first-ever and extremely successful "Alternative Health Fair" attended by
   over 100 students, with 15 area medically related health care organizations presenting.

Lauren Sottile Lauren Sottile, M.A., LPC-1
- Counselor
- 2016, Created support group for sexual assault survivors in partnership with People Against Rape.