Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) November 04, 2014
The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc. (NBCC), recently awarded a 2014 NBCC Foundation Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF) scholarship to Ahmed Mostafa Kamal, of Giza, Egypt. The goal of the GCDF scholarship program is to increase the number of available counselors providing quality career guidance and facilitation. In doing so, the GCDF scholarship program plays an important role in the Foundation’s mission to leverage the power of counseling by strategically focusing resources for positive change. Mostafa will receive $5,000 to support his counseling education and recognize his commitment to providing career counseling and guidance.
Mr. Mostafa is currently pursuing his master’s degree in mental health counseling from Walden University. Mr. Mostafa is a Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF) and holds several additional international certifications in career development, business and distance learning. He is a member of the NBCC International Advisory Council and founder of the Ahmed Mostafa Foundation for Career Development, in Egypt.
Mr. Mostafa is a career development pioneer in the Middle East and North Africa region. His focus is enriching Arab individuals, teams, organizations and even countries with the required knowledge, materials, tools and experiences to benefit from a professional career development processes—all translated and adapted for the Arab culture. He has provided training to almost 200 facilitators in Egypt and Saudi Arabia.
For more information or to make a donation, visit http://www.nbccf.org. CCE, a platinum sponsor of the Foundation, provided the grant funding for this award. More information about the GCDF and other CCE credentials is available at http://www.cce-global.org.
About the NBCC Foundation
The NBCC Foundation is an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC), based in Greensboro, North Carolina. NBCC is the nation’s premier professional certification board devoted to credentialing counselors who meet standards for the general and specialty practices of professional counseling. Currently, there are more than 56,000 National Certified Counselors (NCCs) in the United States and more than 50 countries. The Foundation’s mission is to leverage the power of counseling by strategically focusing resources for positive change.