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The Department of Counseling and Learning Sciences is dedicated to the preparation of students and research in areas related to the promotion of well-being and learning in a variety of contexts, including family, school, and workplace. We offer diverse programs that encompass education, human services, and human sciences. There is a focus on global awareness, and graduates are culturally competent and develop ethical foundations to maintain integrity in their academics and professions and to simultaneously inspire others.

Amy Root

Amy Root, Ph.D.

Department Chair & Professor

Christine Schimmel

Christine Schimmel, Ed.D., NCC, LPC

Associate Department Chair & Associate Professor

William Beasley

William Beasley, Ed.D.

Professor & Director of Graduate Training

Ashley Martucci

Ashley Martucci, Ed.D., TEP

Service Assistant Professor & Director of Undergraduate Training