Dr. Laura Bruneau is a faculty member in the Department of Counselor Education at Adams State University in Alamosa, CO. Laura currently serves as the ACES Secretary and has served as Secretary for Rocky Mountain ACES and Colorado Counseling Association. Licensed as both a clinical mental health counselor and school counselor, she enjoys working with children, adolescents, and families. Laura earned both her master’s and doctoral degree at Kent State University. Her research interests include creativity in counseling, including bibliotherapy and animal-assisted interventions. She and her therapy dog, Moose, are a registered Pet Partners team and provide volunteer work in schools and libraries, helping children become more confident readers.