Alfred Bryant, PhD, LCMHC is Professor in the Department of Counseling. He is the former dean of the School of Education and also is the Founding Director of the Southeast American Indian Studies (SAIS) Program. Dr. Bryant completed his doctoral work in Counselor Education with a minor in Multicultural Counseling at North Carolina State University. His research and scholarship focuses on racial identity development, multicultural counseling and cultural differences in parental emotional communication. He is a member of the American Counseling Association and the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor with experience in community settings and schools. Click here to view Dr. Bryant's curriculum vitae.