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CORE FACULTY

Distinguished, Instructional and Clinical Faculty members include the following:

DISTINGUISHED FACULTY

GARY R. COLLINS, PH.D.

Distinguished Professor of Leadership and Counseling. Licensed Psychologist. Post-graduate training, University of London, Western Seminary; Ph.D., Purdue University; M.A., University of Toronto; B.A., McMaster University. Licensed Psychologist. Member: APA, CAPS.

FULL-TIME INSTRUCTIONAL FACULTY

AMANDA BLACKBURN, PSY.D.

Dean of Students and Assistant Professor of Counseling. Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor. Licensed Psychologist. Psy.D., M.A.  Wheaton College; B.A., Asbury College. Specializations: Adolescent and Adult Women’s Development, Interpersonal Relationships, Grief, Spiritual Issues, Depression and Anxiety. Member: APA, CAPS.
ablackburn@richmont.edu

KENY FELIX, PH.D.

Dean of the School of Counseling. Licensed Professional Counselor, Florida Professional Educator’s Certificate, Guidance and Counseling. Ph.D., Th.M., M.Div., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; M.S.Ed., B.S., University of Miami. Member: ACA, ACES, AMCD.
kfelix@richmont.edu

EVALIN RHODES HANSHEW, PH.D.

Dean of Clinical Affairs and Professor of Counseling. Licensed Psychologist. Licensed Professional Counselor. National Certified Counselor. Approved Clinical Supervisor recognized by the National Board for Certified Counselors. Ph.D., M.Ed., B.A., Georgia State University (CACREP Accredited Master’s); Diploma in Christian Counseling, Psychological Studies Institute. Specializations: anxiety, mood, personality, and marital issues. Member: ACA, ACES, APA, ASERVIC, CAPS.
erhanshew@richmont.edu

MARY K. PLISCO, PH.D.

Assistant Professor of Counseling and Director of Institutional Effectiveness. Licensed Psychologist. Ph.D., M.S., University of Florida; B.A., UNC at Chapel Hill. Specializations: anxiety, depression, child and adolescent counseling. Member: APA, GPA, IOCDF.
mplisco@richmont.edu

CLINICAL FACULTY

STEPHEN P. BRADSHAW, PH.D.

Professor of Counseling. Licensed Psychologist. Professor of Psychology, William Jennings Bryan College. Ph.D., Counselor Education and Supervision, CACREP Accredited, University of Tennessee; M.Ed., Georgia State University; B.A., William Jennings Bryan College. Specializations: individual marriage and family counseling, legal and ethical issues, and integration of psychology and theology. Member: ACA, AACC, IAMFC.
sbradshaw@richmont.edu

JEFFERY S. ECKERT, PSY.D.

Director of Henegar/CBI Counseling Center and Assistant Professor of Counseling. Licensed Psychologist and Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Psy.D., Wheaton College Graduate School; M.S.W., West Virginia University; B.A., Wheaton College. Specializations:  men’s issues, adolescent counseling, sexual addictions, and sexual orientation. Member: ACA, ACES.
jeckert@richmont.edu

D. JASON HAYES, PSY.D.

Psy.D., James Madison University; M.A., Asbury Theological Seminary; B.A., Nyack College. Associate Pastor, Marietta Alliance Church. Approved Clinical Supervisor recognized by the National Board for Certified Counselors, Specializations: adolescent and adult counseling, human growth and development, and the integration of psychology and theology.
jrhayes93@juno.com

WILLIAM E. MCGEE, ED.D.

Associate Professor of Counseling. Licensed Psychologist. Certified Professional Counselor. Ed.D., M.A., B.S., University of Tennessee.  Specializations: child and adolescent counseling and psychological evaluation.  Member: ACA, ACES, APA, CAPS, TPA, CAPA, NAN, SCEH, ABMP, ABFE, NASP, National Register (Psychology), CCGC.
bmcgee@richmont.edu

DOUGLAS ROSENAU, ED.D.

Licensed Psychologist and Director of Alliance for Change. Ed.D., M.S.Ed., Northern Illinois University; Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary. National Certified Counselor; Certified Sex Therapist. Approved supervisor AAMFT. Specialization: sex therapy. Member: ACA, IAMFC.
dougr@mindspring.com

TIMOTHY A. SISEMORE, PH.D.

Director of Research and Professor of Counseling and Psychology. Licensed Psychologist. Ph.D., Fuller Graduate School of Psychology; M.A., Fuller Theological Seminary; M.S., B.S, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Specializations: psychological assessment and child and adolescent counseling. Member: ACA, APA, ASERVIC, CAPS, ETS.
tsisemore@richmont.edu

ERICA SKIDMORE, PSY.D.

Assistant Clinical Professor of Counseling. Licensed Psychologist. Psy.D., M.A. Fuller Theological Seminary; B.S. Cumberland University, TN. Specializations: child psychology.  Member: APA
eskidmore@richmont.edu

M. GAYE STONE, PH.D.

Assistant Professor of Counseling. Licensed Marital and Family Therapist and Clinical Member of AAMFT. Ph.D., University of Tennessee; M.S., University of Wisconsin-Whitewater; B.A., University of Florida. Specializations: adult counseling, women’s issues, and marriage and family counseling. Member: ACA, CAPS, IAMFC.
gstone@richmont.edu

MICHAEL R. SYTSMA, PH.D.

National Certified Counselor; Licensed Professional Counselor; Certified Sex Therapist. National Certified Counselor. Ordained Minister, The Wesleyan Church; Director of Building Intimate Marriages, Inc., and Co-founder of Sexual Wholeness, Inc. Ph.D., University of Georgia; M.S., CACREP Accredited, Georgia State University; Diploma in Christian Counseling, Psychological Studies Institute; B.A., Indiana Wesleyan University. Specializations: marriage and family counseling and marital sex therapy. Member: ACA, AACC, IAMFC.
michael@intimatemarriage.org

JAMA L. WHITE, PSY.D.

Assistant Professor of Counseling. Director of Clinical Training. Licensed Psychologist. National Certified Counselor and Licensed Professional Counselor. Approved Clinical Supervisor recognized by the National Board for Certified Counselors, Licensed Psychologist. Psy.D., M.A., Rosemead Graduate School of Psychology, Biola University; B.S.N., East Tennessee State University. Specializations: adult counseling and women’s issues. Member: AACC, ACA, APA, ACES, CAPS.
jwhite@richmont.edu

LIBRARY FACULTY

RONALD BUNGER, M.L.I.S.

Associate Director of Libraries. Assistant Professor. M.L.I.S., University of Iowa; M.Div., Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary; B.A., Northwestern College.
rbunger@richmont.edu

JOHN HUGHES, M.S.L.S.

Director of Libraries. Associate Professor. M.S.L.S., Clark Atlanta University; M.S., Richmont Graduate University; B.S., Georgia State University.
jhughes@richmont.edu

ALISON BREEZE MEAD, M.L.I.S.

Librarian
 amead@richmont.edu

EMERITUS FACULTY

DAVID G. BENNER, PH.D., C.PSYCH.

Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Spirituality. Post-graduate studies, Chicago Institute of Psychoanalysis; Ph.D., M.A., York University; C.Psych., College of Psychologists of Ontario; B.A., McMaster University

ADJUNCT FACULTY

CHARLES ALLEN, Psy.D.

Psy.D., Licensed Psycologist, Argosy University, M.S. Georgia State University, Diploma in Christian Counseling, Psychological Studies Institute.

STACI S. BOLTON, PSY.D.

Psy.D., Licensed Psychologist, M.A., Georgia School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University; M.S., Psychological Studies Institute; B.A., Agnes Scott College and Furman University. Specializations: psychological/psychoeducational assessment and child/family counseling. Member: AACC, APA, CAPS.
stacibolton@att.net

DOTTIE BROCK, PH.D.

Ph.D., Licensed Psychologist, M.Ed., CACREP Accredited, Georgia State University; B.S., Oral Roberts University. Associate Professor of Counseling Psychology, Toccoa Falls College. Specializations:  adolescent and adult counseling, psychological assessment, and spiritual issues. Member: AACC, ACA, GPA.
drbrock@tfc.edu

WILLIAM L. BUCHANAN, PH.D.

Licensed Psychologist, Ph.D.,Georgia State University; M.S., University of Southern Mississippi; B.A. with Honors, Emory University. AAMFT Approved Supervisor and Clinical Member.  Specializations: clinical child and family psychology, ethics and professional issues, psychological and neuropsychological assessment, forensics, marital and family counseling.
doc4add@mindspring.com

DAVID C. COOPER, D.MIN.

D. Min., Erskine Theological Seminary; M.Ed., University of Georgia; B.A., Lee College. Senior Pastor, Mount Paran Church of God. Specialization: integration of theology and psychology.
seniorpastor@mountparan.com

LARRY CRABB, PH.D.

Ph.D., University of Illinois; M.A., University of Illinois; B. S., Ursinus College. Spiritual Director for the American Association of Christian Counselors. Psychologist, conference and seminar speaker, Bible teacher, author of over 20 books, teacher of Spiritual Direction, leader in Spiritual Formation and founder/director of NewWay Ministries. Distinguished Scholar in Residence, Colorado Christian University, Morrison, CO, 1996-present. Member: AACC.

DAVID DEARDORFF, ED.D.

Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Marital and Family Therapist; Chair, Department of Psychology, Tennessee Temple University. Ed.D., M.S., East Texas State University; Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary; B.S., Philadelphia College of Bible.

WENDY DICKINSON, PH.D.

Licensed Psychologist, Ph.D., Georgia State University; M.S., CACREP Accredited, Georgia State University. Approved Clinical Supervisor recognized by the National Board for Certified Counselors, Director, GROW heal.live.lead, llc., Atlanta, GA. Specializations: trauma, stress management, addictions, vocational counseling. Member: APA.
wdickinson@growcounseling.com

WILLIAM DOVERSPIKE, PH.D.

Licensed Psychologist, Ph.D., M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; B.S., Emory University. Board Certified in Clinical Psychology (American Board of Professional Psychology); Board Certified in Neuropsychology (American Board of Professional Neuropsychology). Specializations: psychopathology, counseling and professional ethics. Member: APA, GPA, CAPS.
wdoverspike@earthlink.net

JEFF DRYDEN, PH.D.

Ph.D., Cambridge University; Th.M., M.Div., Covenant Theological Seminary; B.E.E., Georgia Institute of Technology. Associate Professor of Biblical Studies, Covenant College. Specializations: NT ethics and Biblical interpretation.

KEVIN EAMES, PH.D.

Ph.D., M.S., Georgia State University; B.A., Florida State University. Professor of Psychology, Covenant College. Specializations: psychology of religion, stress and coping, quantitative research methods, and psychology and Christianity. Membership: SEPA, AHDP.

JERRY A. GLADSON, PH.D.

Ph.D., M.A., Vanderbilt University; B.A., Southern College. Emeritus status at First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and Adjunct Professor at Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, GA. Specializations: theodicy, the Megilloth and wisdom literature of the Old Testament.
jerrygladson@juno.com

MARTY GOEHRING, PH.D.

Licensed Psychologist, Ph.D., Fuller Graduate School of Psychology; M.A., Fuller Theological Seminary; B.S., University of New Mexico. Director of Family Therapy of Albuquerque, Inc. Associate Pastor, Heights Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Specializations:  anxiety disorders and spiritual formation in Christian counseling. Member: CAPS, APA.

GLEN HAVENS, M.D.

M.D., Medical University of South Carolina; graduate studies, Covenant Seminary; B.A., Covenant College. Board Certified – American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Residency in Psychiatry, Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH. Specializations: AD/HD in adolescents and adults, neuroimaging, counseling, and the connection between physical and emotional illness.
havensg@bellsouth.net

GREGORY MOFFATT, PH.D.

Licensed Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor, Ph.D., M.A., Georgia State University. Specialization: sexual abuse with children.
greg.moffatt@point.edu

GARY W. MOON, PH.D.

Chair of Integration, Professor of Counseling, Licensed Psychologist. Ph.D., Fuller Graduate School of Psychology; M.Div., Fuller Theological Seminary; M.A., B.A., University of Georgia (CACREP Accredited); A.A., Emmanuel College. Specializations: spiritual formation and counseling. Member: ACA, ACES, ASERVIC, APA.
gmoon@richmont.edu

LYNNE S. PADGETT, PH.D.

Licensed Psychologist, Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, University of Memphis; Ed.S., M.S., Community Counseling, CACREP Accredited, Georgia State University; Diploma of Christian Counseling, Psychological Studies Institute. Specializations: health and rehabilitation psychology, psychosocial oncology, and neuropsychological development and assessment across the life span.
lynne.padgett@kp.org

DAN SARTOR, PH.D.

Associate Professor of Counseling. Licensed Psychologist. National Certified Counselor. Ph.D., M.A., Rosemead School of Psychology, Biola University; M.A., Reformed Theological Seminary in Florida; B.A., Moody Bible Institute. Member: APA, NBCC, CAPS.
dsartor@richmont.edu

JAMES M. SIWY, PH.D.

Licensed Psychologist, Certified group psychotherapist, Ph.D., M.A., University of Florida; B.A., Harvard College. Specializations: adult individual and group counseling, psychological assessment, and mood disorders. Member: APA, AGPA, AGPS, CAPS, SPA, SCP.
siwyjm@bellsouth.net

STEVEN C. SNOOK, PH.D.

Licensed Psychologist and Consultant in Clinical Training. Ph.D., Fuller Graduate School of Psychology; M.A., Fuller Theological Seminary; B.A., Wheaton College. Specialization: psychological assessment. Member: AACC, APA.

SIANG-YANG TAN, PH.D.

Ph.D., B.A., McGill University. Licensed Psychologist. Professor of Psychology in the Graduate School of Psychology at Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA. Senior Pastor of First Evangelical Church, Glendale, CA. Specialization: integration of practical theology and mental health.

DEANNE J. TERRELL, PH.D.

Licensed Psychologist. Licensed Professional Counselor. Approved Clinical Supervisor recognized by the National Board for Certified Counselors, Licensed Psychologist. Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi; M.S., CACREP Accredited, Georgia State University; Diploma in Christian Counseling, Psychological Studies Institute; B.A., Samford University. Specializations: adult counseling, women’s issues, and marriage and family therapy. Member: ACA, ACES, IAMFC, NBCC, APA.
dterrell@richmont.edu

JOYCE H. WEBB, PH.D.

Licensed Psychologist and Founding Partner of Keystone Counseling Center. Ph.D., M.A., M.Ed., Georgia State University; Diploma in Christian Counseling, Psychological Studies Institute; M.A., University of Kentucky; B.A., Old Dominion University.  Specializations: adult counseling and women’s issues.
keycouns@bellsouth.net

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