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Barreto Elected Treasurer for State Counseling Group

David Barreto, Waubonsee Counselor/Assistant Professor

David Barreto, Waubonsee Community College Counselor/Assistant Professor, will serve as treasurer for the Illinois Association for Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Issues in Counseling (ALGBTIC), a division of the Illinois Counseling Association.

Barreto earned his associate degree at Triton Community College, then went on to earn a bachelor's degree in psychology from Concordia University and a master's degree in psychology from Roosevelt University.

Through a variety of channels, the ALGBTIC works to promote greater awareness and understanding of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) issues among members of the counseling profession and related occupations and improve standards and delivery of counseling services provided to LGBT clients and communities.