Therapy and Research
10/15/2013 - Brandon Ballantyne, MA, LPC, joins ACRS as a clinician.
09/20/2013 - Regina Moran, MA. LPC, joins ACRS as a clinician.
07/1/2013 - ACRS begins its fourth year of operation
05/15/2013 - Dr. West becomes a member of the Social Worker, Marriage and Family Therapist, and Professional Counselor Licensure Board.
08/28/2012 - Cheryl Wilson-Smith has become a Licensed Professional Counselor in Pennsylvania
9/15/2011 - Cheryl Wilson-Smith has added Prolonged Exposure to her scope of practice. This technique has a strong research base for use with clients of all ages who are experiencing PTSD as a result of trauma.
7/5/2011 - Efforts are underway to form the Lancaster Consortium of Evidence-Based Clinical services. Certification standards for membership are located on the "Consortium" page.
6/21/2011 - A community educational seminar is scheduled for August 1, 2011. The title of the presentation is "Parenting in the Electronic Age". Contact Cheryl Wilson -Smith at 717-394-3994 for more information.
6/1/2011 - Advanced Counseling and Research Services celebrates its first year of service to the Lancaster Community.
8/11/2010 - Cheryl Wilson-Smith has successfully organized the Pennsylvania Association of Child and Adolescent Counselors, a division of the Pennsylvania Counseling Association. She has been named the Charter President of this organization.
8/11/2010 - Cheryl Wilson-Smith has been awarded the designation of Board Eligible National Certified Counselor by the National Board of Certified Counselors.