Assistant Professor of Counselor Education and College Student Affairs

Biography

Lacey A. Ricks, Ph.D., NCC, is an Assistant Professor of Counselor Education and College Student Affairs at the University of West Georgia. Dr. Ricks has presented in the areas of poverty, disabilities, counselor self-care, social justice, Narrative Therapy, identity development, Cross-Cultural Counseling, advocacy, and diversity. Her primary research foci are poverty and diversity. Dr. Ricks has seven years of experience working the public school setting and two years of experience working in a college career center.

Education / Degrees

  • B.S., Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Georgia Southern University, 2005
  • M.S., Master of Education in School Counseling, Georgia Southern University, 2006
  • Ed.S., Education Specialist in Counselor Education, Valdosta State University, 2010
  • Ph.D., Doctor of Philosophy in Counselor Education and Supervision, Auburn University, 2014
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Spring 2018 Sections

    • CEPD-6131 (Counseling Theories) Section: 01D
    • CEPD-7105 (Counseling Across Lifespan) Section: E01
    • CEPD-7112 (Career Theory & Intervention) Section: E01
    • CEPD-7141 (Pro Orient & Ethics in Counsel) Section: 02D
    • CEPD-9199 (Dissertation) Section: E01

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • CEPD-6140 (Basic Counseling Skills) Section: 02
    • CEPD-7112 (Career Theory and Intervention) Section: E01
    • CEPD-8138 (Advanced Multicultural Counsel) Section: E01
    • CEPD-9199 (Dissertation) Section: E08

    Summer 2017 Sections

    • CEPD-7112 (Career Theory and Intervention) Section: E01
    • CEPD-7158 (Counseling in the Military Com) Section: E01

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • CEPD-6160 (Group Counseling) Section: 03D
    • CEPD-7141 (Pro Orient & Ethics in Counsel) Section: 01D
    • CEPD-7155 (Substance Abuse Counseling) Section: E01

    Fall 2016 Sections

    • CEPD-6140 (Basic Counseling Skills) Section: 02
    • CEPD-7112 (Career Theory and Intervention) Section: 01D
    • CEPD-8138 (Advanced Multicultural Counsel) Section: E01

    Summer 2016 Sections

    • CEPD-7158 (Counseling in the Military Com) Section: E01
    • CEPD-7158 (Counseling in the Military Com) Section: E02

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • CEPD-6131 (Counseling Theories) Section: E01
    • CEPD-7141 (Pro Orient & Ethics in Counsel) Section: 01D
    • CEPD-7155 (Substance Abuse Counseling) Section: E02

    Fall 2015 Sections

    • CEPD-6140 (Basic Counseling Skills) Section: 01
    • CEPD-6140 (Basic Counseling Skills) Section: 02
    • CEPD-6160 (Group Counseling) Section: 02