Misty Nelson is a current Georgia State University student completing the internship portion of the School Psychology M.Ed./Ed.S. program. She also worked as a student employee for our department, Counseling & Psychological Services (CPS). Prior to attending GSU, Misty was selected as a Gates Millennium Scholar. As we approach the midway point of the academic… more »
Jonathan Yellowhair is a second-year student in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program. He has also recently been selected as an NBCC Fellow and Tillman Scholar. As we enter into a new academic year, Jonathan provides insight into the final year of his master’s program and what the distinguished awards will allow him to do.
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Mackenzie Suttles received her master’s in clinical rehabilitation counseling from the College of Education & Human Development in 2016 and is a doctoral student in the counselor education and practice program. She also serves as the program coordinator for Georgia State University’s Inclusive Digital Expression and Literacy (IDEAL) program.
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As a CPS graduate student there are many opportunities to create custom experiences. That is exactly what two of our clinical mental health students were able to do.
Last summer a group of students and faculty traveled abroad for a clinical outreach experience. Janelle Jones* and Jasmaine Ataga** were among that group. Before the… more »
Laronica Partee graduated in May of 2017 from Georgia State University’s School Counseling program and she’s already done great things as a school counselor in Henry County. Check out her achievements below!
Q: What has your path to school counseling been? What initially sparked your interest in the field?
I knew early on that I… more »
Jhodi-Ann Bowie is a current student in the Counseling Psychology Doctoral Program within the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services (CPS) here at Georgia State University. While working on her studies she also strives for involvement opportunities in professional organizations. Recently, Jhodi has been selected to serve as a member of the American Psychological Association of Graduate… more »
This summer, Dr. Erin Mason returned to Georgia State University where she received her Master’s, Ed.S. and Ph.D. She’s originally from Georgia and practiced here for 13 years before working towards her Ph.D. After that, she spent 9 years as a faculty member of DePaul University in Chicago. She’s passionate about counseling (middle school in… more »
Dr. Marisa Franco is a new assistant professor in the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services at Georgia State University. After attending New York University and receiving her B.A. in Applied Psychology, she received her M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Counseling Psychology from the University of Maryland. Dr. Franco’s research focuses on the experiences of… more »
Dr. Laura Shannonhouse and Dr. Melissa Zeligman have traveled to South Africa and Botswana with a group of CPS students for a culturally immersive clinical outreach experience. This blog chronicles their experiences abroad. The first part of their trip is grounded in a cultural immersion in South Africa including the Apartheid Museum, SOWETO Township, and Safari… more »
Dr. Brian Dew currently serves as chair of the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services at the College of Education & Human Development at Georgia State University. Prior to moving into his current position, Dew coordinated the masters and Ed.S. programs in Mental Health Counseling at… more »