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Rebekah Byrd, PhD, LPC, (TN), LCMHC (NC), NCC, ACS, RPT-S

Rebekah Byrd, PhD, LPC, (TN), LCMHC (NC), NCC, ACS, RPT-S

Rebekah Byrd, PhD, LPC, (TN), LCMHC (NC), NCC, ACS, RPT-S

Coordinator of Clinical Experiences and Associate Professor

Dr. Byrd has been a counselor educator for almost 10 years and has almost 20 years of experience working in the mental health field in varying capacities and settings. She has edited a book on common encounters in school counseling and written many refereed journal articles and multiple book chapters.

Degrees and Certifications

  • PhD, Counselor Education, Old Dominion University
  • Master's Degree, Counselor Education, Old Dominion University
  • BA, University of North Carolina at Asheville

Certifications

  • Licensed Professional Counselor (TN)
  • Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (NC)
  • Licensed School Counselor (NC)
  • Approved Clinical Supervisor
  • Nationally Certified Counselor
  • Registered Play Therapy Supervisor
  • Research Interests

Children and adolescent

  • Play therapy
  • School counseling
  • Social justice/multicultural concerns
  • Self-injury
  • Women’s wellness
  • Adlerian theory