Suzanne Dugger

Department Chair

Suzanne Dugger

Department Chair

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Education
Department of Advanced Studies & Innovation

The Graduate School

  • (706) 737-1497
  • (706) 667-4490
  • UH 325

Education

  • EDD, Counseling Psychology Western Michigan University, 1997

  • MA, Counselor Education/School Cou Central Michigan University, 1990

  • BA, Psychology, General Harvard University, 1988

  • A.B., Psychology and Social Relations Harvard University , 1988

Certifications

  • Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor - Mississippi State of Mississippi, 2016

  • Approved Clinical Supervisor Center for Credentialing and Education, 2015

  • Limited License Psychologist (Doctoral Level) State of Michigan, 1998

  • Licensed Professional Counselor State of Michigan, 1993

  • National Certified Counselor National Board for Certified Counselors, 1992

  • School Counselor - Michigan State of Michigan, 1992

  • School Counselor K-12 Endorsement, Grades K-12 State of Michigan , 1992

  • Social Sciences Teacher, Grades 7-12 (CX endorsement) State of Michigan , 1988

  • Teacher - Michigan State of Michigan, 1988

  • Social Studies & Behavioral Sciences Teacher, Grades 9-12 State of Massachusetts, 1988

  • Teacher - Massachusetts State of Massachusetts, 1988

  • School Counselor - Mississippi State of Mississippi, 2015

  • Licensed Professional Counselor - Michigan State of Michigan, 1993

  • Doctoral Limited License Psychologist - Michigan (Lapsed) State of Michigan, 1998

Awards & Honors

  • Innovative Teaching Award Eastern Michigan University College of Education, 2013

  • Faculty Research Fellowship Eastern Michigan University, 2012

  • Outstanding Scholarship Award Eastern Michigan University College of Education, 2011

  • Ronald C. Collins Teaching Excellence Eastern Michigan University, 2011

  • Sabbatical Research Award Eastern Michigan University, 2010

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • COUN 6720

    Career Devel. Theories & Prac
  • EDUC 6950

    Selected Topics: Study Abroad New Zealand

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • A holistic approach to college student retention: Using a four-tier student support and retention model. , 2018
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
  • Exploring the Relationship Among Mental Health Concerns, Social Support, and Relationship Satisfaction in Female Same-Sex Couples, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Narrative Family Therapy: Practical Techniques for More Effective Work with Couples and Families, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Whitney and Rook: Finding connection in play therapy, 2017
    Book, Scholarly-New
  • Toy guns in play therapy: An examination of play therapists’ beliefs, 2017
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New

Professional Service

  • Michigan Department of Education: Counselor Education Committee 1999 - Present

    Role: Chairperson
  • 2013 - 2014

  • 2008 - 2009

  • 2007 - 2008

  • 2006 - 2007