Assistant Professor of Counselor Education and College Student Affairs

Biography

Olivia Uwamahoro, Ph.D., NCC, is an Assistant Professor of Counselor Education and College Student Affairs at the University of West Georgia. Dr. Uwamahoro has clinical experience working with child, adolescent and adult clients who experience a variety of therapeutic issues. She has worked in inpatient, outpatient, and partial hospitalization settings. Dr. Uwamahoro has presented in the areas of virtual simulation in counselor education and counseling, client outcome, counseling student development, and clinical supervision. Her primary research focus are (a) using virtual simulation to educate and train counseling students and counseling professions, (b) client outcome, and (c) gate keeping in counselor education.

Education / Degrees

  • B.A., Psychology, Univeristy of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2009
  • M.S., Counseling (Clinical Mental Health), University of Memphis, 2012
  • Ph.D., Counselor Education, University of Central Florida, 2015
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Summer 2018 Sections

    • CEPD-6140 (Basic Counseling Skills) Section: 01
    • CEPD-7138 (Multicultural Counseling) Section: 01D
    • CEPD-7138 (Multicultural Counseling) Section: 02D
    • CEPD-9199 (Dissertation) Section: E05

    Spring 2018 Sections

    • CEPD-6160 (Group Counseling) Section: 01
    • CEPD-6182 (Internship: Prof Counseling) Section: 03
    • CEPD-7134 (Couples & Family Counseling) Section: 01D
    • CEPD-9199 (Dissertation) Section: E04

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • CEPD-6141 (Prin of Clincl Mntl Hlth Couns) Section: 01
    • CEPD-6160 (Group Counseling) Section: 01
    • CEPD-9186 (Doctoral Internship) Section: E01
    • CEPD-9199 (Dissertation) Section: E06

    Summer 2017 Sections

    • CEPD-6140 (Basic Counseling Skills) Section: 01
    • CEPD-7155 (Substance Abuse Counseling) Section: E01
    • CEPD-9199 (Dissertation) Section: E08

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • CEPD-6160 (Group Counseling) Section: 01
    • CEPD-6160 (Group Counseling) Section: 02
    • CEPD-7134 (Couples & Family Counseling) Section: 01D

    Fall 2016 Sections

    • CEPD-3200 (Skills & Ethics in Human Serv.) Section: 01
    • CEPD-6140 (Basic Counseling Skills) Section: 01
    • CEPD-6141 (Prin of Clincl Mntl Hlth Couns) Section: 01

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • CEPD-6160 (Group Counseling) Section: 03D
    • CEPD-7134 (Couples & Family Counseling) Section: 01
    • CEPD-7155 (Substance Abuse Counseling) Section: E01

    Fall 2015 Sections

    • CEPD-6140 (Basic Counseling Skills) Section: 03
    • CEPD-6141 (Prin of Clincl Mntl Hlth Couns) Section: 01D
    • CEPD-6160 (Group Counseling) Section: 01D