Counseling Faculty and Staff

Bethea-Whitfield, Patricia, Associate Professor, EdD, NCC
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Areas of specialty include women, disability, career development, family counseling, and poverty.
(336) 285-4384
Booth, Caroline, Associate Professor and Interim Mental Health Counseling - Clinical Coordinator, PhD, LPC, NCC
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Areas of specialty include women and career, wellness in counseling, family systems, feminist theory, and technology in counseling.
(336) 285-4386

Boston, Quintin, Assistant Professor and Rehabilitation Counseling Coordinator, PhD, LPC, CRC

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, University of South Florida
Areas of specialty include multicultural issues in counseling, counselor education and supervision, vocational rehabilitation, and cultural beliefs towards disability.
(336) 285-4396
Brooks, Michael, Associate Professor, PhD, LMHC, NCC, LPC-S
University of Central Florida and Morehouse College
Areas of specialty include counseling/counselor education topics relating to Black males, school counseling best practices, counselor education experiential learning methods.
(336) 334-7916
Dowden, Angel, Assistant Professor, PhD, LPC, NCC, ACS
Ph.D. in Counselor Education at North Carolina State University
Research interest include: school counseling trends; the improved human development and mental health of African American populations; qualitative methodologies in counseling research.
(336) 285-4484
Ethridge, Glacia, Assistant Professor, PhD, CRC
University of Maryland, College Park
Areas of specialty include career barriers for people with disabilities, social justice, psychiatric disabilities, and substance abuse
(336) 285-4391
Graves, Kelly, Associate Professor/Executive Director - Center for Behavioral Health & Wellness, PhD, HSP-P
University of North Carolina at Greensboro and Emory University School of Medicine
Research interests include impact of violence and trauma on children and families, resiliency, positive youth development, and community-based research.
Liles, Robin Guill, Professor, PhD, LPC, NCC
University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Areas of specialty include appraisal and assessment, research design and evaluation, case research, writing and teaching, and adolescents living with chronic disease.
(336) 285-4390
Smith-Augustine, Shirlene, Assistant Professor and School Counseling Coordinator, PhD, NCC
Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana
Areas of specialty include school counseling, working with adolescents, and multicultural and global issues in counseling.
(336) 285-4397
Webb, Tammy, Associate Professor, PhD, MSW, LSW
Mississippi State University, The Ohio State University (MSW), and Coppin State University
Areas of specialty include counseling women and children, working with individuals with disabilities (i.e., mental and physical), substance abuse, counseling supervision, and cultural diversity.
(336) 285-4393
Whittaker, Tyra Turner, Professor and and Coordinator, Rehabilitation Counseling and Rehabilitation Counselor Education Coordinator, RhD, CRC, LPC
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, Xavier University of Louisiana (M.A. Guidance and Counseling)
Areas of specialty include life care planning with persons with catastrophic injuries or illnesses, multicultural counseling, spirituality and counseling, and mentoring.
(336) 285-4395


Pennix, Gertrude, Administrative Support Associate
(336) 285-4400

Rivers, Sylvia, Administrative Support Associate
(336) 285-4403

(336) 334-7916 (main number)