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Autumn L. Cabell

Dr. Autumn Cabell is an Assistant Professor in the Counseling program. Her research agenda centers on a) developing interventions that support the mental health and career development of underrepresented students particularly in STEM and healthcare and b) examining the career-related concerns of counselors of color. She is active in Chi Sigma Iota (CSI), the National Career Development Association (NCDA), the American Counseling Association (ACA), and the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES). Dr. Cabell is currently a reviewer for the Journal of Employment Counseling and the Journal of Equity in Behavioral Health Therapy. In addition, she is the 20-21 Secretary of the Illinois Career Development Association and a member of the CSI Counselor Community Engagement committee. She pursued a PhD in counselor education in order to teach and supervise the next generation of culturally responsive and humble counselors. Dr. Cabell has worked in career services, high schools, residential, and community agency settings. She is a licensed counselor, Certified Career Counselor, Nationally Certified Counselor. She has an expertise in career development, depression, anxiety, and trauma.

Education
  • Ph.D. in Counselor Education & Supervision, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • M.A. School Counseling, George Washington University
  • B.S. Psychology, Florida State University
Courses Taught
  • CSL 552 Practicum
  • CSL 461 Testing and Appraisal

Research Interests
STEM-H Interventions; Career Development of Historically Underrepresented Students and Counselors; Stress, Trauma, Growth and Resilience​​​