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The UMKC Counseling Center clinical staff consists of eight licensed psychologists, one licensed social worker, a consulting psychiatrist, three doctoral-level interns and seven masters-level or advanced practicum interns.

Counseling Center Staff I Doctoral Interns I Practicum Counselors I Support Staff

Counseling Center staff

Arnold Abels, Ph.D.

Arnold Abels, Ph.D.
Director of Counseling, Health, Testing and Disability Services
Phone: 816-235-1218
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Lynette Sparkman-Barnes, Psy.D.

Lynette Sparkman-Barnes, Psy.D.
Associate Director
Phone: 816-235-1090
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Weber Ingersoll, Ph.D.

Weber Ingersoll, Ph.D.
Staff Psychologist
Phone: 816-235-5185
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Heather Noble, Ph.D.

Heather Noble, Ph.D.
Staff Psychologist, Training Coordinator and Assess For Success Coordinator
Phone: 816-235-6467
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Rachel Pierce, Ph.D.

Rachel Pierce, Ph.D.
Staff Psychologist and Outreach Coordinator
Phone: 816-235-5186
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Allison Roodman, Ph.D.

Allison Roodman, Ph.D.
Staff Psychologist and Groups Coordinator
Phone: 816-235-5798
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Sherri Theoharidis, Ph.D.

Sherri Theoharidis, Ph.D.
Staff Psychologist and Eating Disorders Treatment Team Coordinator
Phone: 816-235-1256
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Dale Voigt-Catlin, LCSW

Dale Voigt-Catlin, LCSW
Clinical Social Worker and Alcohol and Drug Prevention Program Coordinator
Phone: 816-235-5352
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2014-2015 Post-Degree Trainees


Robin Kirby, Ph.D.

Robin Kirby, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Resident
Phone: 816-235-5248
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Julie Kohlhart, Ph.D.

Julie Kohlhart, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Resident
Phone: 816-235-2494
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Amanda Vallo

Amanda Vallo, M.A.
Post-Master's Therapist
Phone: 816-235-1219
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Laurel Watson, Ph.D.

Laurel Watson, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Resident
Phone: 816-235-2489
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2014-2015 Doctoral Interns

Yano Procopio

Yano Procopio, M.A.
Phone: 816-235-1257
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Jillian Woodford Wasson

Jillian Woodford Wasson, M.S.
Phone: 816-235-1258
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2014-2015 Practicum Trainees

Sara Aslan
Counseling Practicum

 

Elise Chapline
Social Work Intern


Mindi Gowen
Counseling Practicum

Teresa Huff
Counseling Intern

Richa Khanna
Counseling Practicum

Joanna Maung
Counseling Practicum

Jenny Schaafsma
Counseling Practicum

Niyatee Sukumaran
Assessment Practicum


Alyssa Tedder-King
Counseling Intern


Maxine Ricketts
Social Work Outreach Trainee

2014-2015 Practicum class

 

Support staff

Suzette Marchbanks
Administrative Associate
Phone: 816-235-1220
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Sarah Sexton
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 816-235-1635
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