What We Do

Statement on Diversity and Social Justice

We, the staff of the University of South Florida's Counseling Center, define "social justice" as a process of building individual and community capacity for collaborative action with the purpose of empowering all people, including disadvantaged and marginalized persons, to exercise self-determination and realize their full potential. Therefore, we:

We celebrate the multifaceted diversity represented by our staff and also strive to enhance the quality of services by acting as a channel for the promotion of awareness and appreciation of diversity. Our staff and trainees:

Examples of our efforts to implement and routinely practice our commitment to diversity and social justice include the following: