Assistant Professor of Counselor Education and College Student Affairs

Biography

Dr. Christy Land is an Assistant Professor in the Clinical and Professional Studies Department at The University of West Georgia. Dr. Land, as a previous practicing school counselor for fourteen years, has extensive experience at the elementary and middle school levels. Dr. Land was named Georgia Middle School Counselor of the Year by the Georgia School Counselor Association in 2013 and her middle school received RAMP designation from the American School Counselor Association in 2014. Dr. Land also several years’ experience in clinical private practice as a Licensed Professional Counselor working primarily with children and adolescents and providing educational consultation to parents, and clinical supervision to counselors working towards licensure. Her areas of expertise include bullying prevention, stress and anxiety management with children/adolescents, group counseling, and supervision. As a former practicing counselor, Dr. Land recognizes the unique position that school counselors hold to advocate for equity, access, and success for all of students.

Education / Degrees

  • B.A., Psychology, Lynchburg College, 1998
  • M.A., Professional School Counseling, Marymount University, 2002
  • Ed.S., Professional School Counseling, The University of Georgia, 2011
  • Ph.D., Counselor Education and Supervision, The University of Georgia, 2014
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Fall 2018 Sections

    • CEPD-6135 (Applied Counseling Theories) Section: 01D
    • CEPD-6188 (Practicum: Prof Counseling) Section: 03
    • CEPD-7181 (Research: Mixed Methods) Section: E01
    • CEPD-7185 (Research: Mixed Methods) Section: E01
    • CEPD-8185 (Professional Research Writing) Section: E01
    • CEPD-9199 (Dissertation) Section: E01

    Summer 2018 Sections

    • CEPD-6151 (Asesmnt & Appraisl in Counslng) Section: 01D
    • CEPD-6151 (Asesmnt & Appraisl in Counslng) Section: 02D
    • CEPD-7145 (Advocacy and Leadership) Section: E01
    • CEPD-7185 (Designing Efective Programs) Section: E01
    • CEPD-7185 (CBT Techqus for School Counsel) Section: E03
    • CEPD-7185 (Crisis Counseling in Schools) Section: E02
    • CEPD-9199 (Dissertation) Section: E04

    Spring 2018 Sections

    • CEPD-6188 (Practicum: Prof Counseling) Section: 02
    • CEPD-7181 (Counseling the Gieving & Berea) Section: E02
    • CEPD-7181 (Multicultural Counseling) Section: E03
    • CEPD-7181 (Assess&Appraisal in Counseling) Section: E05
    • CEPD-7181 (Professional Research Writing) Section: E01
    • CEPD-8156 (Designing Effective Programs) Section: E01
    • CEPD-9183 (Directed Doctoral Research) Section: E02
    • CEPD-9199 (Dissertation) Section: E02
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E02

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • CEPD-6131 (Counseling Theories) Section: 01D
    • CEPD-6135 (Applied Counseling Theories) Section: 01D
    • CEPD-6188 (Practicum: Prof Counseling) Section: 03
    • CEPD-7181 (Testing and Assessment) Section: E01
    • CEPD-8185 (Professional Research Writing) Section: E01
    • CEPD-9199 (Dissertation) Section: E01

    Summer 2017 Sections

    • CEPD-6151 (Asesmnt & Appraisl in Counslng) Section: 02D
    • CEPD-6182 (Internship: Prof Counseling) Section: 02
    • CEPD-7145 (Advocacy and Leadership) Section: E03
    • CEPD-7181 (Bipolar & Related Disorders) Section: E02
    • CEPD-9199 (Dissertation) Section: E07
    • EDSI-9998 (Research for Doc Dissertation) Section: E24

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • CEPD-6182 (Internship: Prof Counseling) Section: 04
    • CEPD-6188 (Practicum: Prof Counseling) Section: 02
    • CEPD-7112 (Career Counseling &Connections) Section: E01
    • CEPD-7145 (Advocacy and Leadership) Section: E01

    Fall 2016 Sections

    • CEPD-6135 (Applied Counseling Theories) Section: 01D
    • CEPD-6188 (Practicum: Prof Counseling) Section: 03
    • CEPD-7181 (Diagnosis&Treat:MentalDisorder) Section: N01
    • CEPD-8185 (Professional Research Writing) Section: E01

    Summer 2016 Sections

    • CEPD-6151 (Asesmnt & Appraisl in Counslng) Section: 02D
    • CEPD-7145 (Advocacy and Leadership) Section: E03

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • CEPD-6160 (Group Counseling) Section: 02D
    • CEPD-6188 (Practicum: Prof Counseling) Section: 01
    • CEPD-6188 (Practicum: Prof Counseling) Section: 02

    Fall 2015 Sections

    • CEPD-6131 (Counseling Theories) Section: 02D
    • CEPD-6188 (Practicum: Prof Counseling) Section: 01
    • CEPD-6188 (Practicum: Prof Counseling) Section: 04