2020 Faculty Mini-lecture for incoming students.
2018 Local television interview for the Show ‘Encounters’, hosted by Jeff Kellam on WBNG and WNBF, December
2016 Front Page Press & Sun Feature Article: “Woman Shows How Writing Changes Lives Like Her’s”, April 23, 2016.
2016 Selected, VIP for Dear World Live at Binghamton University, April 2016.
2015 Front Page CCPA Confluence Magazine Feature Article: Wet Writing: Human Development Professor researches the life-changing effects of expressive writing, Binghamton University, Summer, 2015.
2015 Featured in award-winning documentary titled Human Investment, winner of the 2016 National Association of Social Workers Media Award for Best Documentary.
2014 Included in Front Page Binghamton University Magazine Feature Article Why we like, love, need stories. Binghamton University, Spring, 2014.
2015 Citizen Action of New York Phoenix Award
1996 Mobley Award for Significant Community Concern-Emory University
1995 Jack Boozer Community Development Award – Emory University
HONORS & RECOGNITIONS
2019 The Life Writing Workbook feature in The Kirkus Reviews, October