Angela McCoy Harless (Ph.D., University of Arkansas)

Assistant Professor, School Counseling

aharless@uca.edu

Mashburn 221

(501) 852-2578

Educational Background

Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Counselor Education

M.S., Texas A&M – Texarkana, Counseling Psychology/School Counseling

B.M.E., Southern Arkansas University, Music Education

Teaching Field Specialization

Foundations of School Counseling

School Counseling Interventions

Counseling and Human Diversity

Group Counseling

Child and Adolescent Counseling

Lifestyle and Career Development

Counseling Theories

Research Interests and Areas

University of Arkansas, Dissertation – “A Comparison and Exploration of Arkansas Professional School Counselor Activities Across Poverty”

Arkansas Counseling Association, “Are We Meeting Mental Health Needs of Diverse & Impoverished Students?”

Arkansas Counseling Association, Poster -“Identity Crisis”

Specialty Areas

School Counseling Implementation, Student Mental Health and Academic Success, Holistic Health and Wellness, Human Diversity in Schools, Chronic Illness and Mental Health, and Creative Arts Therapy