Jennifer M. Johnson, Ph.D.

Jennifer M. Johnson, Ph.D.Assistant Professor


Office: 348 Bicentennial Education Center
Phone: 504-280-6661


Educational Background:
Ph.D. Counselor Education, University of Central Florida, 2012
M.A. Counseling, Wayne State University, 2009
B.A. Spanish, Bowling Green University, 2003

Jennifer M. Johnson, Ph.D., NCC, SCL is an Assistant Professor in the Counselor Education Department. She earned her Ph.D. in Counseling Education from the University of Central Florida and M.A. from Wayne State University in Michigan. She has experience as a community mental health counselor and has collaborated within the school setting.

Dr. Johnson's research and teaching interests include multicultural counseling, group counseling, and counseling techniques (beginning and advanced). Specifically, Dr. Johnson is interested in ethnic identity development of counselors-in-training and counseling professionals. Additionally, her research interests include doctoral student development within counselor education and supervision programs. She actively publishes in peer-reviewed journals and presents at international, national, state, and local conferences. Dr. Johnson currently serves on the editorial board for the Counseling and Values Journal.

In 2012 she was awarded as the Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (SACES) Emerging Leaders Training Fellow and received the University of Central Florida College of Education Outstanding Dissertation Award in 2013. She is actively involved in state and national organizations including the American Counseling Association, Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development, Association for Specialists in Group Work, Louisiana Counseling Association, and the Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision.

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