Dr. Eric Jett didn't enjoy academics and when he found a passion for mental health counseling in college, thought he would spend his career helping his clients. Now he finds himself working in higher education helping to train the next generation of clinical mental health counselors at SNHU.
Two psychology students had the opportunity for professional development and networking when Southern New Hampshire hosted the New England Psychological Association (NEPA) and the Northeast Conference for Teachers of Psychology (NECTOP) Annual Meeting this fall.
Southern New Hampshire University mental health counseling students, some just weeks from beginning their first sessions with real clients, came to the SNHU campus this month for an intensive, week-long residency program.
Dr. Damion Cummins found his passion for counseling during his recovery from a life-altering sports injury. Now he teaches students in Southern New Hampshire University's master's in clinical mental health counseling so they can begin careers counseling others.