Students should choose an advocacy focus that they feel strongly about and complete a paper that sensitizes the reader to the challenges faced by the group, as well as how a professional in the counseling profession can serve as an advocate. The paper must be written in APA style (i.e., double spaced, proper headings and citations, etc.) and have a minimum of 10 references.

o All papers should include the following sections:
 Introduction
 Review of Relevant Literature
• This can simply be literature that builds your argument on the identified group/challenges – explain why this topic is in need of advocacy!
 Implications for Counselors
• Why is this an important topic for counselors/helping professionals? How can advocating for this population make a difference?
 Advocacy Plan
 Conclusion
 References

Advocacy paper for ADHD and Trauma population