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Blanca Aguirre, MS


Blanca has been a part of the Chemeketa counseling team since 2011.

Chemeketa Counselor and Faculty Bilingual English/Spanish Blanca Aguirre

Blanca has experience counseling students with a variety of backgrounds, including those dealing with mental health issues such as anxiety, depression, and grief, and general issues that affect a student's ability to be successful in college. She can help you choose a career path and explore decision-making strategies. She can also help you deal with procrastination and lack of motivation to improve your academic success.

Blanca uses Strength-Based, Student-Centered, Cultural Sensitivity, Motivational Interviewing (MI), and Solution Focused Brief (SFBT) counseling approaches when working with students. She earned a master's degree in counseling from Oregon State University and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Western Oregon University. In addition to counseling, Blanca teaches CG110 Career & Life Planning and FYE105 First Year Experience.

In her free time, she enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with family.

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