Latoya Kosh, M.Ed.

Visiting Clinical Instructor
lkosh@loyola.edu

Education

Certification in Educational Leadership, Wilmington University, DE

M.Ed. in School Counseling, Wilmington University, DC

B.A. in Women’s Studies, University of Delaware, DE

Biography

Latoya Kosh is a clinical instructor of School Counseling in the Education Specialties department. She has worked as a school counselor at the elementary and middle school levels. Her work is focused on developing the school counseling field. Latoya Kosh has been involved in mentoring graduate counseling students through American Counseling Association and Virginia School Counseling Association.

Licensure

Elementary and Secondary School Counselor

  • Virginia Pupil Personnel Certificate
  • Delaware Initial License
  • Maryland Standard Professional Certificate
  • Pennsylvania Educational Specialist Certificate
  • New Jersey Educational Services Certificate

Awards

American Counseling Association Student Ethics Competition, 3rd place, 2014.

Research Interest

School Counseling, Supervision, Career Counseling, and College and Career Readiness

Professional Presentations

National

Kosh, L., Georgeiva, M., & Colbert, W. (October 2015). Exploring Spiritual Wellness: A Psychoeducational Approach. Sponsored by Association of Counseling, Education, and Supervision. Philadelphia, PA. [presenter]

Garofalo, M. & Kosh, L. (June 2015). Heart and Mind: Teaching Students to Use Both. Sponsored by American School Counseling Association. Phoenix, AZ [co-presenter]

Kosh, L. (June 2014). Creating a College Going Culture. Sponsored by American School Counseling Association. Orlando, FL. [presenter]

Hammer, T., Boie, I., Kosh, L., & Georgeiva, M. (March 2014). Relational Cultural Theory. Sponsored by American Counseling Association. Honolulu, HI. [co-presenter]

State/Regional

Kosh, L., Georgeiva, M., & Colbert, W. (July 2015). Exploring Spiritual Wellness: A Psychoeducational Approach. Sponsored by Association for Spiritual, Ethical, and Religious Values in Counseling. New York, NY. [proposal accepted]

Kosh, L. (January 2015). Move Away From the Podium. Sponsored by Northern Virginia Community College. Sterling, VA. [presenter]

Kosh, L. & Georgeiva, M. (October 2014). Professional Identity. Sponsored by Southern Association of Counselor Education and Supervision. Birmingham, AL. [presenter]

Kosh, L. & Colbert, W. (October 2014). Autism Awareness: Counseling Implications. Sponsored by Virginia School Counseling Association. Richmond, VA. [presenter]

Kosh, L. (February 2014). First Year School Counselor Tips. Sponsored by Virginia Association of Counselor Education and Supervision. Virginia Beach, VA. [presenter]

Kosh, L., Georgeiva, M., & Colbert, W. (February 2014). Counselor Professional Identity. Sponsored by Virginia Association of Counselor Education and Supervision. Virginia Beach, VA. [co-presenter]

Kosh, L. (August 2013). How to Create a College Going Culture. Sponsored by Fairfax County Public Schools. Centreville, VA. [presenter]

Hardy, V., Samuelson, B., Kosh, L., & Kamins, M. (March 2013). I AM the One. Sponsored by Virginia School Counseling Association. Norfolk, VA. [presenter]

Guest Lectures and Presentations

Kosh. L. (March 2014). Peer Mediation: Problem Solving. Fairfax County Public Schools.

Kosh. L. (July 2014). Creating a College Going Culture. Marymount University.

Kosh. L. (May 2014). First Year School Counselor Tips. Marymount University.

Scholarship

Kosh, L., Georgieva, M., & Colbert, W. (2015) Psychoeducational Wellness Group Study. Conducting small group counseling. IRB Approved Quantitative Study

Georgieva, M., Kosh, L., Colbert, W, & Boie, I. (2014) The Experiences of College Students Participating in a Service Program in Jamaica (Data Collection)
IRB Approved Qualitative Study

Grant

Kosh, L., Georgieva, M., & Colbert, W. (2015) Psychoeducational Wellness Group Study. Awarded by Chi Sigma Iota International Honor Society. [proposal accepted]

Professional Memberships

American Counseling Association
American School Counseling Association
Association of Counselor Education and Supervision
Virginia School Counselor Association
Northern Virginia Counseling Association
Southern Association of Counselor Education and Supervision
Virginia Association of Counselor Education and Supervision
Chi Sigma Iota International Honor Society Marymount University Chapter