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Megan E. Denton Gillette, M.A., Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

  • Staff Counselor
  • M.A. in Clinical Adult Psychology, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
  • B.A. in Psychology, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
  • Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, IL
  • Sexual Assault Awareness Task Force Member
  • Theoretical Orientation: Integrative with an emphasis on Cognitive-Behavioral, Interpersonal, and Person-Centered frameworks
  • Areas of Special Interest: psychological trauma (including childhood abuse, sexual assault, and PTSD), women's issues, health psychology, body image, romantic relationship issues & Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Timothy J. Kelly, M.A. 

  • Staff Counselor
  • M.A. in Clinical Psychology, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
  • B.A. in Psychology, McKendree University
  • Theoretical Orientation:  Integrative with emphasis on Cognitive-Behavioral, Interpersonal, and Person-Centered frameworks
  • Areas of Special Interest:  Men and masculinity, anxiety, grief, identity exploration, relationship and interpersonal problems

Kristin M. Miserocchi, Ph.D., Training Coordinator

  • Staff Psychologist
  • Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, University of Kentucky
  • Member of Safe Zone and chair of the Transgender Focus Group
  • Theoretical Orientation: Integrative with a focus on Feminist, Interpersonal, and Person-Centered frameworks
  • Areas of Special Interest: transgender issues; gender, racial, and sexual identity exploration and development; family of origin issues; physical, psychological, and sexual trauma and abuse; interpersonal relationship problems; grief and loss; substance use concerns; and group therapy

Lindsay Serrano, M.Ed., Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Multicultural Counselor

  • Staff Counselor and Wellness Education Coordinator
  • C3RT Sexual Assault Prevention Task Force Coordinator
  • M.Ed. in Community Counseling, University of Missouri Saint Louis
  • B.S. in Organizational Communication, Missouri State University
  • Alcohol & Other Drugs & Sexual Assault Awareness Task Force Coordinator

Lisa Thompson-Gibson, M.A.

  • Suicide Prevention (iCARE) Project Coordinator
  • Staff Counselor
  • M.A., Art Therapy Counseling, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
  • M.A., College and University Administration, Student Affairs Emphasis, Michigan State University
  • B.S., Speech Communication, Public Relations Emphasis, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
  • Trained as an art therapist
  • Theoretical Orientation: Integrative, with an emphasis on Person-Centered, Psychodynamic, Narrative, and Cognitive-Behavioral frameworks
  • Areas of special interest:  First generation college student experiences, women's issues, identity development, stress management, relationship concerns, self-esteem, art therapy, suicide prevention, programming and outreach

Jessica A. Ulrich, M.S.W., Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Care Coordinator

  • M.S.W., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • B.S.W., University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • Behavioral Incident Counselor
  • Manages the Person of Concern Committee
  • Care Coordinator for Counseling Services
  • Provides consultative appointments with students to link them with appropriate resources
  • Facilitates the Powerful Minds and Anxiety & Stress Reduction counseling groups 

Practicum Counselors

Alyssa M. Lazzeroni, B.A.

  • M.S.W. Candidate in Domestic and Sexual Violence Prevention and Trauma Treatment, Washington University in St. Louis
  • B.A. in Women’s and Gender Studies and Anthropology, Georgetown University
  • Theoretical Orientation: Integrative with an emphasis on Feminist, Person-Centered, and Multicultural frameworks
  • Areas of Special Interest: Women’s Issues, LGBTQIA topics, intimate partner violence and sexual assault, multicultural topics, experiences of underrepresented populations, and trauma treatment

Office Supervisor

Debra Hicks

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