Assistant Professor of Counseling, Department of Psychology & Counseling
Katherine Shirley holds a Ph.D. in Counselor Education, and is a Licensed Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor, and Approved Clinical Supervisor. Her expertise is in child & adolescent clinical mental health counseling. She is a member of the American Counseling Association, including the ACES division, and the New Jersey Counseling Association.
* Ph.D. in Counselor Educaiton & Supervision, Old Dominion University, 2014
* Ed.S. in Counseling Services, Rider University, 2010
* M.A. in Counseling Services, Concentration in Community Counseling, Rider University, 2009
* B.A. in Psychology, Rider University 2004
Courses Taught at FDU:
Appraisal of the Individual
Diagnosis & Treatment Planning
Schools, Communities, & Substance Use
Child and adolescent emotional and behavioral counseling; Youth suicidality; Adoption and foster care issues; Child abuse and neglect; Post-traumatic stress and related treatment modalities; Multicultural clinical supervision of counselors working with high-risk populations; Assessment and Diagnosis using the DSM-5; Wellness.
Katherine Shirley is an Assistant Professor of Counseling in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program in the Department of Psychology & Counseling at Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Katherine Shirley, Ph.D., LPC, NCC, ACS
285 Madison Avenue, M-ZN2-01
Madison, NJ 07940
Phone: (973) 443-8553
Fax: (973) 443-8562
Office Hours: Tuesdays & Wednesdays 3-5pm, and by appointment