Teaching
George Stoupas

Academic Affiliations

2015-Present

Professor II

Palm Beach State College 

Responsible for developing and teaching courses in human services, family issues, addiction studies, and psychology in addition to college service, student mentorship, and outreach to community agencies.

 

Recipient of the 2018 Stewart Distinguished Teaching Award.

2016-2020

Adjunct Clinical Instructor

Florida Atlantic University

Teach graduate clinical mental health counseling classes for the Department of Counselor Education in the College of Education.

Various

Community Educator

Lecturer & public presenter at numerous Palm Beach County organizations, including K-12 schools, colleges, and public libraries

Selected Presentations

Stoupas, G. (2020). Classroom Behavior Rubrics that Enhance Feedback. Invited presentation to Palm Beach State College’s Professional Teaching and Learning Committee (PTLC), Lake Worth, FL.

 

Stoupas, G. (2019). Who are You: Writing Your Philosophy of Teaching. Invited presentation to the Adjunct Faculty Colloquium. Palm Beach State College, Lake Worth, FL.  

 

Cascio, T., Stoupas, G., & Pain, K. (2018). Students as Research Collaborators. PBSC Faculty Development Day. Lake Worth, FL.

 

Stoupas, G. (2018). Opioid Overdose Prevention Workshop with Students 4 Recovery club. Workshop for students, faculty, and staff at Palm Beach State College, Lake Worth, FL.

Stoupas, G. (2018). Motivational Interviewing in College: Engaging Students in Change. Invited presentation to Palm Beach State College’s Professional Teaching and Learning Committee (PTLC), Lake Worth, FL.

 

Stoupas, G., Sperry, L., Binensztok, V., & Lipp, L. (2018). Evidence-Based Practice and Case Conceptualization: Attitudes in Training. Presentation at 2018 National Convention of the American Counseling Association in Atlanta, GA.

 

Stoupas, G. (2018). What is Addiction? Presentation to the public at the Mandel Library in downtown West Palm Beach, FL.

 

Stoupas, G., Cade, R., Page, K., Chasek, C., & Stare, B. (2017). Removing Stigma from Addiction: Language as Advocacy for the Counseling Profession. Webinar presented to members of the International Association for Addiction and Offender Counselors (IAAOC). Accepted for presentation at the 2018 National Convention of the American Counseling Association in Atlanta, GA.

 

Stoupas, G. (2017). College Students & Addiction: What to Know and How to Help. Invited presentation to Palm Beach State College’s Professional Teaching and Learning Committee (PTLC), Lake Worth, FL.

 

Stoupas, G. (2016). Case Conceptualization & Treatment Planning. Two-part clinical training workshops presented at Palm Beach State College and Florida Atlantic University, Palm Beach County, FL.

Courses Taught

  • HUS1400 – Psychopharmacology

  • HUS1421 – Assessment & Treatment Planning in Addictions

  • HUS1423 – Group Therapy in Substance Abuse

  • HUS1424 – Counseling the Chemically Dependent Person

  • HUS1440 – Family Issues in Chemical Dependency

  • HUS1450 – Dual Diagnosis

  • HUS2308 – Psychotherapy: Theory & Practice

  • HUS2851C – Fieldwork/Internship II

  • DEP2004 – Human Growth & Development

  • DEP2102 – Child Growth & Development

  • CLP2001 – Personality Development & Adjustment

  • PSY2012  – General Psychology

  • HUS3505 – Ethics in Human Services 

  • HUS4722 – Research Methods in Human Services 

  • SDS4410 – Interpersonal Communication

  • MHS 6800 – Practicum in Mental Health Counseling

  • MHS6830 – Internship in Mental Health Counseling

  • MHS6401 – Counseling Theories & Techniques