50th Anniversary

Academics at Prescott College

Joseph F. Piccari, Ph.D.

Chair, MS in Counseling Program, Faculty

Joseph F. Piccari, Ph.D.
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In addition to being Chair of the MS in Counseling Program, Joe has also taught in the Distance Learning Program at San Diego State University in the Rehabiliation Counseling Program since the year 2000.  After receiving his Master's degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from Temple University, he moved on to earn his Ph.D. in Rehabilitation Administration from The University of Arizona with minors in Special Education and Vocational Evaluation.   

Joe has also taught traditional on site rehabilitation courses at the University of Wisconsin - Stout and Cal State Fullerton before joining the Interwork Institute Distance Learning team. . During his more than 46 years experience in the fields of rehabilitation and disabilities, Joe has been involved in everything from driving a van for a summer camp for children with disabilities to administrative duties as president and CEO of large organizations in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, and California.

Among the many duties and skills he brings to this class are facilitating strategic planning processes; team development and management; drafting, submitting, and managing both government and foundation grant requests; day to day business operations, development, and planning; and communications in the form of numerous written and oral presentations at all levels of management, the community at large, and funding sources. Dr. Piccari has been involved in the Distance Learning program for more than 14 years now.

"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."

Aristotle

Presentations

Presentations

"Social Justice and the Counselor", presented at the Arizona Rehabilitation Association, August 2015

Instruction at Prescott College

Instruction at Prescott College

Psychology, Human Development, and Counselor Education

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Master of Science in Counseling

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