The Department of Counseling would like to extend its sincerest congratulations to our first PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision graduates. Three members of
our inaugural cohort have graduated and helped the department become eligible for accreditation from the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs.
to Michael Verona! Verona successfully defended his dissertation, “A Quantitative Study Examining the Effect of a Self-Forgiveness Model On Self-Stigma in Individuals Diagnosed with Substance Use Disorders,” on March 5, 2020. Verona was a member of
the inaugural Counselor Education and Supervision cohort that started in fall 2017. Holly Branthoover was his chairperson.
to Rebecca Andrews! She successfully defended her dissertation, “The Influence of Trauma: Examining the Relationship between Childhood Traumatic Experiences and Violent Offenses among Incarcerated Males,” on March 16, 2020. She is a member of the
inaugural CES cohort, which started in fall 2017. Holly Branthoover was her chairperson.
to Emily Lasinsky! She successfully defended her dissertation, “Loss, Transformation, and Calling: Narratives of Female Counselors-in-Training,” on March 17, 2020. She is a member of the inaugural CES cohort, which started in fall 2017. Claire Dandeneau
was her chairperson.