Recommended Readings


  • American Counseling Association. (n.d.). Advocacy competencies: A social justice framework for counselors.
  • Bradley, J. M., Werth, J. L., Jr., & Hastings, S. L. (2012). Social justice advocacy in rural communities: Practical issues and implications. The Counseling Psychologist, 40, 363–384.
  • Kenny, M. E., Horne, A. M., Orpinas, P., & Reese, L. E. (2009). Realizing social justice: The challenge of preventive interventions. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
  • Kivel, P. (2002). Uprooting racism: How White people can work for racial justice. Gabriola Island, British Columbia: New Society.
  • Ratts, M. J., DeKruyf, L., & Chen-Hayes, S. F. (2007). The ACA advocacy competencies: A social justice advocacy framework for professional school counselors.
  • Schwartz, J. P., & Lindley, L. D. (2009). Impacting sexism through social justice prevention: Implications at the personal and environmental levels. Journal of Primary Prevention, 30, 27–41.
  • Vasquez, M. J. T. (2012). Psychology and social justice: Why we do what we do. American Psychologist, 67, 337–346.

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