Assistant Professor & Director, Professional School Counseling Program
Shenika J. Jones, PhD, LCMHCA, LSC, NCC is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Counseling and director of the Professional School Counseling Program. Dr. Jones earned her PhD from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Her research and teaching interests include multicultural competency, social justice advocacy, and counseling children and adolescents. She is a licensed school counselor with extensive practice in Child-Centered Play Therapy. Most of her experience has been in school settings; however, she has also served as a counselor in a private practice and hospital setting in Charlotte, NC during her doctoral studies. Dr. Jones has presented at the state, regional, and national level. Dr. Jones resides in her hometown of Dillon, SC with her son, Evan. Click here to view Dr. Jones's curriculum vitae.