UGA counseling professor named consulting editor of APA journal

UGA counseling professor named consulting editor of APA journal

Athens, Ga. — University of Georgia counseling professor Edward Delgado-Romero has been appointed as a consulting editor to the Professional Psychology: Research and Practice Journal, a publication of the American Psychological Association.

Delgado-Romero, an associate professor in the College of Education’s department of counseling and human development services, serves on the editorial board of The Counseling Psychologist, the premier journal of counseling psychology. He is also a member of the editorial boards of The Journal of Hispanic Higher Education and The Journal of Career Development.

Delgado-Romero is an APA Fellow of the Society for the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority Issues and is president-elect of the National Latino Psychological Association (NLPA).

He was honored in 2006 with the NLPA’s Distinguished Professional Early Career Award and was named Faculty Member of the Year by the Counseling Psychology Student Association at UGA. He also serves on the university’s Latino Advisory Council.

Delgado-Romero came to UGA in 2005 from Indiana University, where he was an assistant professor of counseling psychology from 2002-05. He received his Ph.D. in counseling psychology from the University of Notre Dame in 1997 and is a licensed psychologist in the state of Georgia.