Dr. Candy McCorkle, Ph.D.
- Position: Assistant Professor
- Department: Counselor Education
- Campus Address: EHS 351
- Phone: (989) 774-6527
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Area(s) of Expertise: Professional Counseling
Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision forward Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
1995 M.S. in Clinical Psychology from Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI
1993 B.A. in Psychology from Wright State University, Dayton, OH
I have over 15 years experience teaching at the graduate and undergraduate level in the areas of psychology and counseling. As a counselor educator I have served as the president of the Michigan Association of Counselor Education and Supervision 2007-2008. I am currently the chairperson for the Michigan Counseling Association's Public Policy and Legislation committee. I am a member of the Michigan Counseling Association (MCA), Michigan Association of Counselor Education and Supervision (MACES), American Counseling Association ( ACA), American Association of Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES) and Chi Sigma Iota. The areas in which I teach are assessment, career development, ethics, counseling children, counseling techniques, lifespan development, addiction counseling and practicum.
My research interest are, persistence of first- generation students, the role of personal counseling in student retention, and the professional development of new counselor educators.