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Counseling Psychology

Counseling Psychology is a specialty emphasizing normal and optimal human functioning across the lifespan and a strength-based approach to facilitating change, multiculturalism, and social justice.

Our program prepares graduates to pursue careers as health service psychologists in teaching, research, and/or the provision of health services guided by an integrated biopsychosocial model of care. Our program emphasizes a strengths-based approach to understanding human and social experiences that can help prevent and/or solve the psychological problems of individuals, couples, families, groups, and organizations.

Degree Programs

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

  • PhD in Counseling Psychology

    Explore human psychology across the lifespan and learn to facilitate change, multiculturalism, and social justice through the PhD in Counseling Psychology.

Faculty and Staff

Nikki Wyatt Bridges Student Affairs Professional III
Linda Campbell Professor
Collette Chapman-Hilliard Associate Professor
Edward Anthony Delgado-Romero Associate Dean for Faculty and Staff Services
Lenoir Gillam Clinical Assistant Professor
Brian A. Glaser Professor
Bernadette Davantes Heckman Professor and Director of Clinical Training
Rosemary E. Phelps Professor and Coordinator of Undergraduate Service Courses

Contact Info

  • Phone: 706-542-1812
402 Aderhold Hall 110 Carlton Street Athens, Georgia 30602
© University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602
706‑542‑3000