ECPY Faculty

Mark LeachMark Leach, Interim Department Chair
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 329 — 502-852-0588
m.leach @ louisville.edu
Research Interests: Multicultural and international issues within forgiveness, suicide, religion and spirituality, comparative ethics, and professional issues.
Degree Program: Counseling Psychology
Jill AdelsonJill Adelson
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 307 — 502-852-4877
jill.adelson @ louisville.edu
Research Interests: multilevel and structural equation modeling, effects of gifted programming, mathematical talent development.
Degree Program: Educational Psychology, Measurement, and Evaluation
Richard BalkinRichard Balkin
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 317 — 502-852-6646
richard.balkin @ louisville.edu
Research Interests: Counseling outcomes, assessment, research methods, relational dynamics in counseling.
Degree Program: School Counseling
eileen estesEileen Estes, Assistant Department Chair
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 306 — 502-852-2270
eoeste01 @ louisville.edu
Research Interests: psychosocial adjustment to medical illness, adjustment to grief and loss issues, children and families.
Degree Program: Art Therapy
Eugene FosterEugene Foster
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Shawnee Center — 502-724-1828
ehfost01 @ louisville.edu
Nia Center - 502-3888 Degree Program: School Counseling
amy hirschyAmy Hirschy
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 325 — 502-852-0625
amy.hirschy @ louisville.edu
Research Interests: College student persistence and retention theories; student success in and outside the classroom; socialization to the student affairs profession; normative structures in student affairs.
Degree Program: College Student Personnel
Lisa HooperLisa M. Hooper
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 325B - 502-852-5311
lisa.hooper @ louisville.edu
Research Interests: Family relationships, parentification, race and culture, health disparities, culturally tailored care, and primary care and mental health services
Degree Program: Counseling
Kathryn HopkinsKathryn Hopkins
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 308 - 502-852-0632
katy.hopkins @ louisville.edu
Research Interests: Youth violence prevention; empathy and resiliency as protective factors; treatment of children, adolescents and families.
Susan LongerbeamSusan Longerbeam
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 316 - 502-852-0626
sdlong01 @ louisville.edu
Research Interests: Faculty and student culture, campus climate and student learning and success in higher education.
Degree Program: College Student Personnel
Lali McCubbinLali McCubbin
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 311 — 502-852-4603
laurie.mccubbin @ louisville.edu
Research Interests: Resilience and positive adaptation promoting psychological and physical well-being among indigenous peoples, people of color and famillies.
Degree Program: Counseling Psychology
marybeth ortonMarybeth Orton
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 306 — 502-852-0630
m0orto01 @ louisville.edu
Research Interests: group work, as well as trauma/grief and medical counseling.
Degree Program: Art Therapy
patrick posselPatrick Pössel
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 330 —502-852-0623
patrick.possel @ louisville.edu
Research Interests: Prevention of depression in adolescents; teacher behavior and mental health in students; development of an integrated cognitive model of depression.
Degree Program: Counseling Psychology
Kate SnyderKate Snyder
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 310 — 502-852-8796
kesnyd02 @ louisville.edu
Research Interests:Development of achievement motivation; how beliefs and behaviors contribute to underachievement.
Degree Program: Educational Psychology, Measurement, and Evaluation
jeff valentineJeffrey C. Valentine
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 309 —502-852-3830
jeff.valentine@louisville.edu
Research Interests: development of personal and group identities, and the mechanisms through which these mediate academic behavior.
Degree Program: Educational Psychology, Measurement, and Evaluation
Ahmad WashingtonAhmad Washington
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 313 — 502-852-0628
arwash04 @ louisville.edu
Research Interests: African American males ethnic and gender identity development; underrepresentation of African American males in counselor education.
Degree Program: School Counseling
Hongryun WooHongryun Woo
curriculum vitae [PDF]
Room 326 — 502-852-0615
h0woo001 @ louisville.edu
Degree Program: School Counseling