Laura Frey, Ph.D.

Courses Taught
• SPE 322: Curriculum and Instruction for Students with 
   Special Needs
• SPE 578: Students with Emotional Impairment
• SPE 579: Teaching Students with Emotional 
• SPE 600: Current Issues in Special Education
• SPE 679: Behavioral and Curricular Interventions for 
   Individuals with Mild Disabilities
• SPE 790: Seminar: Investigations and Solutions in 
   Special Education​

Research Interests
• Program and curriculum design
• Program assessment and evaluation
• Special education law, Teaching theory to practice
• Students with emotional and behavior challenges
• Mentoring higher education faculty; Workers’ rights
• Conflict resolution and peace-keeping
• Community mediation; Reality Therapy and Choice         
• Service learning and community engagement
• Leadership development and mentoring
• Self-Empowerment: Life foundation of self-reflection, 
   insight, and life-long learning.

The Details
Laura Frey, Ph.D.
Department of Counseling and Special Education
Special Education
EHS Building 355


College of Education and Human Services | Central Michigan University | | 195 Ojibway Ct | EHS 426 | Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859 | (989) 774-3079