Career Counseling & Aptitude Testing

Helping You Launch Your Kids into the Real World

Empower Your Kids to Make Decisions with Confidence

Career Success Trajectory

1. Talk to Our Team

2. Get Access to Data-Backed Assessments

3. Launch Your Kids into Young Adulthood

Are Your Kid’s Career or Education Decisions Feeling Overwhelming?

After years of setting your child up for success, this final chapter of their teenage years can throw you for a loop. When you start to feel overwhelmed…

  • You and your child feel frustrated with one another
  • You can’t seem to breakthrough to one another
  • You have trouble trusting your child’s decisions
  • You can’t seem to motivate your child anymore

When all you want is for your child to be happy, it can be unnerving to go through all of this. But with a career coach, you and your child don’t have to go it alone.

Meet Our Career Coaches

Dr. Fruge


Cheryl Fruge | Ph.D, LPC (Co-Founder)

Not many professionals help people reach for their dreams like Dr. Fruge. As school counselor for 13 years, employee consultant, and director of counseling, Dr. Fruge has helped thousands of people find ideal fields of work and study. At Acadiana Career Counseling, Dr. Fruge helps her clients understand how their strengths, interests, and values fit into different career fields using the Ball Aptitude Battery. Dr. Fruge has worked with students who have studied in the Ivy Leagues and finished atop their medical schools. Now, she’s ready to help you discover your place in the work world. 

Louis Bernard | Counselor-In-Training (Co-Founder)

Few counselors know how to work with people who feel stuck quite like Louie. With an entrepreneurial spirit and nose for adventure, Louie has traveled the world working an assortment of jobs where he’s amassed well over 10,000 hours helping adolescents make meaning in their lives. At Acadiana Career Counseling, he will help you understand how to use your unique blend of aptitudes, interests, and values to uncover the work where you will succeed. Using principles from the marketing realm, counseling frameworks, and aptitude batteries, Louie has helped hundreds of people live more meaningful lives. He’s ready when you are!

Louis Bernard

Counselor In-Training

Let’s Help You and Your Student Finish Strong and Move On

1. Register for services

Select the package that fits your child’s needs by filling out the below form. Then, talk to our counselors and place your deposit.

2. Take our Assessments

Your student will take the electronically delivered Ball Aptitude Battery from the comfort of your home. We will develop the profile and prep for our meetings.


3. Meet with our team to build your roadmap

Schedule follow-up sessions with your team, where your student will learn our evidence-based frameworks for career decision making so you can watch build a career you can trust.


My conversations with Louie helped me organize my thoughts and put them into a personal statement that confidently identified my strengths.

Phsycial Therapy Student | Former Client

"[Louie] has a unique ability to establish rapport with young people."

Louisiana State University Supervisor

“I don’t know how they did it, but when I saw my top career matches, it felt like they read my mind.”

Former client

results page of career aptitude testing

Career Counseling Deliverables

  • An online job bank with 500+ career matches based on aptitudes and interests
  • A simple, repeatable framework for making big decisions
  • Newfound trust in your student’s decisions.
  • Gratifying conversations with your newly empowered students

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