Fall 2021

Section 3181 of HUSV80
Introduction to Addiction Studies -- : Aug 19 - Dec 09 2021
The above section has a mandatory Zoom meeting every Thursday from 6:00-9:00pm. Please email the instructor with questions Avasquez@santarosa.edu.

Spring 2021

Section 4651 of COUN92
Introduction to Group Counseling -- : Jan 20 - May 19 2021
This section has mandatory a Zoom lecture on Wednesdays from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Section 7173 of AODS90
Introduction to Alcohol and Drug Studies -- : Jan 21 - May 20 2021
This section has a mandatory Zoom lecture on Thursdays from 6:00p.m.-9:00p.m. Details will be given by the Instructor before class begins.

No office hours

Online Counseling and Instruction:  Please contact me at avasquez@santarosa.edu for Zoom Appointments or Phone Appointments

Mon: 10-11:30 and 2-3pm

Tue: 10-3:30 pm

Wed: 10-11:30 and 2-3:30

Thur: 10-11:30 and 1-2


Master of Science at CSU Sacramento
Bachelor of Arts at CSU Sacramento

Academic Experience

High School Outreach Counselor in Sacramento for Luther Burbank High School, Grant High School, Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle School
High School Counselor at Woodland High School
Counselor at Yuba College (Woodland Campus)
Athletic Advisor/Counselor at Cosumnes River College 1993 - 97
Full - time Counselor at Santa Rosa Junior College since 1997
*Puente Coordinator/Counselor
*Co-Coordinator of Human Services Certificate/Degree
*ESL Counselor
*EOPS Counselor

*Native-American Awareness 

*HOPE Counselor
*Learning Communities Instructor

Professional Areas of Interest

*Transfer and Higher Education issues related to all students especially those from non-traditional and first generation families
*Substance Abuse and family issues
*Human Services Preparation
*Parole and ex-felons services
*Immigrant services

Re-Entry services for Adults

* Health Sciences

Professional Involvement and Community Service

Member of Board for Sacramento Black Alcoholism Center(Sobriety Brings About Change-SBAC)
Member of American Counselors Association
Member of American Counselors Addictions and Offenders Association
Member of Board of Directors for Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Member of Human Services Advisory Board Member

Member of EOPS Advisory Board Member

Member of Latinx Faculty/Staff Association

Faculty Advisor for Native American Student Council



Presentations and Publications

Presenter for Northern California Puente Regional Summit; UC Santa Cruz
Presenter Statewide Puente Counselors Summit; San Diego,CA
Presenter for Grant Union Hispanic Task Force Student Conference; Sacramento, CA