Sexual Assault Advocate

Megan Hammonds is the primary sexual assault advocate for The University of North Carolina at Pembroke (UNCP). In this role, Megan provides confidential support services to students who have experienced or been accused of sexual misconduct, dating or domestic violence, stalking, and/or harassment.  She assists both survivors and the accused in accessing campus and community resources. Megan is also available to attend university adjudication proceedings as needed and offers a comprehensive information packet for survivors, the accused, and campus stakeholders. These services are free and client-centered thus enabling students to decide for themselves the best course of action for their particular circumstances.

In her role with UNCP’s Counseling and Psychological Services, Megan provides interpersonal violence prevention education to students and counsels students with a variety of mental health concerns. Prior to UNCP, Megan worked as a Direct Services Coordinator for the Rape Crisis Center of Robeson County. 

Megan earned her Masters degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from UNCP in 2017.  She is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor in the state of North Carolina and is a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. 

Megan Hammonds

Megan Hammonds, MA Ed., LCMHCA, NCC

UNCP Clinical Mental Health Counselor and Sexual Assault Advocate