Dr. Wendy Greenidge, Ph.D. — Associate Professor/Interim Department Chair

"I decided to pursue a career in counselor education to make a positive impact on our profession and future professional counselors."

Degrees Held:

  • Ph.D. in counselor education – University of Central Florida, 2007
  • M.A. in clinical psychology – University of Central Florida, 2003
  • B.Sc. in psychology & human resource management – University of the West Indies, 2000

Department: Education

Career highlights:

  • National Award – 2017 Outstanding Teaching Award from the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision
  • 2009 Outstanding Faculty Award from the University of South Florida
  • In which online degree programs do you teach?

    M.Ed. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling M.Ed. in Counseling & Development with a Specialization in Professional School Counseling M.Ed. in Counseling and Development with a Specialization in Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling

  • Which classes do you teach online?

    I teach all online courses.

  • What do students in these courses learn?

    Students acquire the knowledge and skills needed to be competent professional counselors. Students also develop the dispositions and multicultural competencies needed to provide effective advocacy and counseling services.

  • Why did you start teaching?

    I decided to pursue a career in counselor education to make a positive impact on our profession and future professional counselors. My intent is always to impact the whole student, not just their academic pursuits. My students are challenged and supported to actualize their professional and personal goals.

  • What advice would you give those considering these online programs?

    My advice to potential candidates is to carefully consider your reason for pursuing a degree in professional counseling. Contact our faculty or admissions coordinator should you need additional information to make a more informed decision. Know that when you begin an academic program in our department, you will receive quality, innovative instruction while being supported by faculty who are all extremely accomplished in their respective areas.

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