Faculty Directory

Elizabeth Sparks

Retired Associate Dean for Graduate Student Services, Graduate Admissions & Financial Aid


  • Sparks, E. (2009).  Learning to be authentic with clients: The untold journey of a relational practitioner.   In Bloomgarden, A. & Menuti, R. B. (Eds.), Psychotherapist Revealed: Therapists Speak About Self-Disclosure in Psychotherapy (163-179). New York, NY:  Routledge.
  • Sparks, E. (2008).  REPRINT: Human rights violations in the inner city: Implications for moral educators.  In T. Lucey & K. Cooter (Eds.), Financial literacy for children and youth(chapter 18).  Retrieved from Digitaltextbooks.biz database.
  • Kenny, M., Sparks, E., & Jackson, J. (2007).  Social justice practice through interprofessional university-school collaboration. In Aldarondo, E. (Ed.). Promoting social justice through mental health practice (pp. 313-335).   Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
  • Hartling, L, & Sparks, E. (In Press). REPRINT: Relational-cultural practice: Working in a nonrelational world. Women and Therapy.
  • Kenny, M., Gualdron, L., Scanlon, D., Sparks, E., Blustein, D.,& Jernigan, M. (2007).  Urban adolescents’ constructions of supports and barriers to educational and career attainment. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 54, 336-343.