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Carolyn White, Ph.D.,NCC, LPC-S, LMFT Chair, Department of Counseling and Behavioral Sciences Director of Graduate Counseling Programs

Department/Program: Counseling and Behavioral Sciences


Dr. Carolyn White received an M.Ed. and Ph.D. in Counseling from the University of New Orleans. Dr. White is Chair of the Department of Counseling and Behavioral Sciences and Director of Counseling Programs at Our Lady of Holy Cross College. She is the coordinator of the community counseling program. She has taught both undergraduate and graduate counseling courses at Our Lady of Holy Cross College since 1998.

Dr. White is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Louisiana, a board approved LPC supervisor in Louisiana, a National Certified Counselor (NCC), and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) in Louisiana. Her research interests are in the areas of gerontological counseling, group counseling, sexual trauma, and supervision. She has presented at numerous professional conferences on the topics of counseling older adults, group counseling, qualitative research, sexual trauma, and graduate student stress. Dr. White maintains a private practice in counseling in the New Orleans area, is a certified Gestalt Therapist and Associate Trainer in Neurolinguistic Programming.

Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D. University of New Orleans

M.Ed.  University of New Orleans

Courses Taught

Human Growth and Development
Career and Lifestyle Development
Theory and Practice of Group Counseling
Research Methodology and Program Evaluation
Diagnosis and Treatment of Mental Disorders
Chemical Dependency from a Systems Perspective
Special Topics in Counseling
Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Sexual Trauma
Internship Supervision

Dr. White

Office Location

Thomas C. Chambers Counseling Center– Counseling Department Offices

Mailing Address

4123 Woodland Drive, New Orleans, La. 70131

Direct Phone

(504) 398-2149

Email Address