Mississippi College

Booth

Dr. Janis Booth

Associate Professor and Clinical Training Coordinator

Contact

  • Email: jbooth@mc.edu
  • Phone: 601.925.3842
  • Office: Lowrey Hall 103
  • Mail: Box 4013, Clinton MS 39058

Credentials

  • B.A., Millsaps College
  • M.S., University of Southern Mississippi
  • Ed.D., Texas A & M University - Commerce

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Career Counseling
  • Practicum
  • Internship

Carlisle

Dr. Edith Carlisle

Professor of Psychology and Counseling; Coordinator of School Counseling Program

Contact

  • Email: ecarlisl@mc.edu
  • Phone: 601.925.3867
  • Office: Lowrey 110
  • Mail: Box 4013, Clinton, MS 39058

Credentials

  • B.A., Blue Mountain College
  • M.Ed., Mississippi State University
  • Ph.D., University of Mississippi
  • LPC, NCC, ACS, LMFT

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Counseling Supervision
  • Internship
  • Counseling Skills
  • Foundations in Counseling
  • Group Counseling

Dr. Karen D. Cathey

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling 

 Contact

  • Email: kdcatheya@mc.edu
  • Phone: 601.925.7395
  • Office: Farr Hall 101
  • Mail: Box 4013, Clinton MS 39058

Credentials

  • M.A., Community Counseling, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • M.Div, Emory University
  • Ph.D., Counselor Education & Supervision, University of Mississippi
  • LPC-S

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Multicultural Counseling Competency and Diversity Issues
  • Clinical Training & Supervision

 


Frazier

Dr. Walter Frazier

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling

Contact

  • Email: frazie00@mc.edu
  • Phone: 601.925.7723
  • Office: Lowrey 119
  • Mail: Box 4013, Clinton, MS 39056

Credentials

  • M.Div, Emory University
  • Master of Counseling Psychology, Mississippi College
  • Ph.D., Counselor Education, Mississippi State University
  • LPC
  • NCC

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Practicum in Counseling
  • Group Techniques in Counseling
  • Legal, Ethical and Professional Issues in Counseling

Dr. Kenisha Gordon

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling

Contact

  • Email: kgordon@mc.edu
  • Phone: 601.925.7221
  • Office: Lowrey 102
  • Mail: Box 4013, Clinton, MS 39058

Credentials

  • B.A., Southeastern Louisiana University
  • M.Ed., Southeastern Louisiana University
  • Ph.D., University of Mississippi

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Multicultural Therapy
  • Clinical Training
  • Play Therapy

Dr. Fred L. Hall

Clinical Professor of Psychology and Counseling 

Contact:

  • Email: fhall@mc.edu
  • Phone: 769-524-4154
  • Office: Fondren Institute
  • Mail: 2906 N. State Street Suite 204 Jackson, MS 39216

Credentials 

  • B.A. Belhaven College
  • M.S. Jackson State University
  • MPH Jackson State University
  • Ed.D. Argosy University
  • LPC, LPC-S, NBCC, ACS, CHES

 Primary Teaching Areas 

  • Clinical Assessment and Diagnosis 
  • Evidenced Based Practice
  • Professional Growth and Development
  • Project Demonstrating Excellence 

Jones

Dr. Katherine Heard

Associate Professor of Psychology and Counseling

Contact

  • Email: kheard@mc.edu
  • Phone: 601.925.3803
  • Office: Lowrey 101B
  • Mail: Box 4013, Clinton, MS 39058

Credentials

  • B.S., University of Southern Mississippi
  • M.S., Mississippi State University
  • Ph.D., Mississippi State University
  • LPC

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Adolescent Psychology

Dr. Janice Lemon

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling

Contact

  • Email: Lemon@mc.edu
  • Phone: 601.925.7788
  • Office: Lowrey Hall 113
  • Mail: Box 4013, Clinton MS 39058

Credentials

  • B.A., Belhaven University
  • M.S., Mississippi College
  • Ph.D., Mississippi State

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Helping Relationship
  • Spirituality in Counseling
  • Supervision
  • Internship

Mann

Dr. Michael Mann

Associate Professor of Psychology and Counseling

Contact

  • Email: mmann@mc.edu
  • Phone: 601.925.3820
  • Office: Lowrey 101A
  • Mail: Box 4013, Clinton, MS 39058

Credentials

  • B.A., Mississippi College
  • M.Ed., University of Mississippi
  • M.A., University of Durham (England)
  • M.Div, Emory University
  • Ph.D., University of Missouri at Columbia

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Theories of Personality and Counseling
  • Christian Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy
  • Psychological Testing

Dr. Maggie Morganfield Parker

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling

Contact

  • Email: mmparker@mc.edu
  • Phone: 769.524.4154
  • Office: Fondren Institute
  • Mail: 2906 N. State Street Suite 204, Jackson, MS 39216 

Credentials

  • B.A. University of Richmond
  • M.S. Southern Methodist University
  • Ph.D University of North Texas
  • LPC-S Texas, LPC Mississippi
  • Registered Play Therapist 

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Career and Lifestyle Counseling
  • Professional Identity and Ethical Practice
  • Contemporary Theories and Models
  • Lifespan Developmental Process

Dr. Stephen Southern

Professor and Chair of Psychology and Counseling

Contact

  • Email: southern@mc.edu
  • Phone: 601.925.3843
  • Office: Lowrey 112
  • Mail: Box 4013, Clinton, MS 39058

Credentials

  • B.A., University of Southern California
  • M.S., Texas A & M University
  • Doctoral Studies, Washington University
  • Ed.D., Texas A & M University - Commerce

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Couple Dynamics and Counseling
  • Counselor Supervision
  • Foundations of Marriage and Family Counseling
  • Human Sexuality

Mr. Damien Thomas

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling 

Contact

  • Email: thomas17@ mc.edu
  • Phone:601-925-3842
  • Office: Lowrey Hall 103
  • Mail: Box 4013, Clinton, MS 39058

Credentials 

  • B.S., Mississippi College
  • M.S. Mississippi College
  • D.P.C. Mississippi College (Expected Graduation Date 2014)
  • LPC, LPC-S, NCC 

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Addictions Counseling
  • Process Addictions
  • Foundations of Addictions Counseling

Dr. Vlach

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling

Contact

  • Email: acvlach@mc.edu
  • Phone: 769-524-4154
  • Office: Fondren Institute
  • Mail: 2906 N. State Street Suite 204 Jackson, MS 39216

Credentials

  • B.S. Mississippi State University
  • M.Ed. University of MS
  • Ph.D. University of MS
  • LPC, NCC, LPCS

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Group Counseling
  • Clinical Training & Supervision

Ward

Dr. Rob Ward

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling

Contact

  • Email: rward@mc.edu
  • Phone: 601.925.3355
  • Office: Lowrey 117
  • Mail: Box 4013, Clinton, MS 39058

Credentials

  • B.S, B.A., Mississippi College
  • M.S., Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Experimental Psychology
  • Psychology of Learning
  • Psychology of the Exceptional Child

Dr. Fangzhou Yu

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling

Contact

  • Email: fyu1@mc.edu
  • Phone: 601.925.7397
  • Office: Farr Hall 103
  • Mail: Box 4013, Clinton MS 39058

Credentials

  • M.D., Dalian Medical University, China
  • M.S., Mississippi College
  • Ph.D. University of Texas, San Antonio

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Theories
  • Multicultural Counseling
  • Practicum

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