Educational Leadership and Counseling

Counseling Programs

Counseling Programs Mission Statement:

The mission of the Graduate Counseling Programs at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke is to train diverse professional counselors committed to improving the mental health and human development of individuals served in schools and communities. Through research, service, and teaching, the faculty members collaborate with students to prepare counseling practitioners who have strong counselor identities, effective clinical and leadership skills, and cultural competence. The counseling programs engage in continual program evaluation and revision to maintain alignment with the counseling profession's national standards.

 

Find Out More:

UNCP Tuition and Fees

UNCP Counseling Programs Admission Requirements 

UNCP Counseling Programs Student Handbook (2016-2017)

Program Outcomes and Student Profile Data

 

Resources for Students:

Counseling Programs FAQ Page

Field Placement and Testing

FELS loan forgiveness specific to NC continues to include School Counseling and Clinical Mental Health Counseling:

 

Counseling Programs Core Faculty:

  Dr. Alfred Bryant, Jr., LPC

  Professor
  Dean, School of Education
  Office: Education Center, Room 112
  Phone: 910.775.4009
  Email: alfred.bryant@uncp.edu
                          Research and Teaching Page

 
 Dr. Ki Chae - Counseling ProgramsDr. Ki Chae, NCC

  Program Director
  Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  
Assistant Professor
  Office: Education Center, Room 344
  Phone: 910.521.6753
                          Email: kibyung.chae@uncp.edu
                          Research and Teaching Page

  

 

Dr. Shenika Jones  Dr. Shenika Jones, LPCA, NCC

  Program Director
  Professional School Counseling
  Assistant Professor
  Office: Education Center, Room 345
  Phone: 910.775.4294
                          Email: shenika.jones@uncp.edu
                          Research and Teaching Page

 

 

Dr. Gary Mauk - Counseling Programs  Dr. Gary W. Mauk, NCSP

  Associate Professor
  Office: Education Center, Room 306
  Phone: 910.775.4295
  Email: gary.mauk@uncp.edu
  Research and Teaching Page

 

 

Dr. Angela McDonald - Counseling Programs  Dr. Angela McDonald, LPCS, NCC

  Associate Dean, School of Education
  Associate Professor
  Clinical Mental Health Counseling

  Office: Education Center, Room 118
  Phone: 910.521.6511
                          Email: angela.mcdonald@uncp.edu
                          Research and Teaching Page

  

 

Dr. Nicole Stargell  Dr. Nicole Stargell, LPCA, LSC, NCC

  Field Placement and Testing Coordinator
  Assistant Professor
  Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  Office: Education Center, Room 341
  Phone: 910.521.6898
                          Email: nicole.stargell@uncp.edu
                           Research and Teaching Page

 

Dr. Jeffrey Warren - Counseling Programs  Dr. Jeffrey Warren, LPCS, NCC, NCSC, ACS

  Department Chair, Educational Leadership and Counseling
  Associate Professor
  Professional School Counseling
  Office: Education Center, Room 317
  Phone: 910.775.4414
                          Email: jeffrey.warren@uncp.edu
                          Research and Teaching Page

 

Dr. Mary Whitfield-Williams Dr. Mary Whitfiled-Williams, LPC, CCMHC, ACS,  LCAS-A

 Assistant Professor, Clinical Mental Health Counseling
 Office: Education Center Room 338-A
 Phone: 910.521.6663
 Email: mary.whitfield-williams@uncp.edu 

 

 

 

Counseling Organization Links:

American Counseling Association
American School Counselor Association

American Mental Health Counselors Association
Licensed Professional Counselors Association of North Carolina
North Carolina Counseling Association
North Carolina School Counselor Association