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Eric M. Brown

Eric Brown received his PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. His research interests include trauma, interracial supervisory and counseling relationships, and interracial mentoring. He is an active member of the American Counseling Association and the Association for Counselor Educators and Supervisors. He pursued his PhD in Counselor Education because of his passion for working with beginning clinicians to help them address the needs of persons from traumatic backgrounds. Dr. Brown works in private practice one day a week at Alliance Clinical Associates.

  • PhD, Counselor Education & Supervision, Old Dominion University
  • EdS, Mental Health Counseling, University of Florida
  • M.Ed., Mental Health Counseling, University of Florida
  • M.Div, Abilene Christian University
  • B.S., Psychology, Texas A&M University, College Station, Tx
Courses Taught
  • CSL 515 Crises & Trauma Counseling
  • CSL 458 Group Therapy
  • CSL 466 Chemical Dependency
  • CSL 552 Practicum Supervision
  • CSL 553 Internship Supervision

Research Interests
Trauma & Resilience of Minoritized Persons; Burnout & Resilience of Helping Professionals, Interracial Mentoring Relationships

Selected Publications
Brown, E. M., & Baraka, M. (in press). Teaching career counseling as a pathway for justice and advocacy work. Counselor Education and Supervision.

DeBlaere, C., Green, C. E., Brown, E. M., Dwiwardani, C., Owen, J. Hook, J. N., & Davis Don E. (in press). Mindfulness and Christians of color: Themes and recommendations. Journal of Psychology and Christianity.

Brown, E. M., & Grothaus, T. (2021). Interracial Trust Between Black Doctoral Student Proteges and White Mentors. International Journal of Multicultural Education, 23(2), 80-87.

McConnell, J. M., Liu, T., Brown, E. M., Fort, C. J., Azcuna, D. R., Tabiolo, C. A. M., Kibble, C. D. M., & Winslow, A. B. (2021). The Multicultural Peace and Justice Collaborative: Critical peace education in a research training environment. Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, 27(2), 191–202.

McConnell, J. M., Bacote, V., Davis, E. B., Brown, E. M., Fort, C. J., Liu, T., Worthington, E. L., Jr., Hook, J. N., & Davis, D. E. (2021). Including multiculturalism, social justice, and peace within the integration of psychology and theology: Barriers and a call to action. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 49(1), 5-21.

Brown, E. M., Ramrakhiani, S. H., & Tate, K. (2020). Not a problem to be fixed: Narratives of first-generation college graduates who are currently working in higher education. Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, 48(4), 243-246.

Brown, E. M., & Grothaus, T. (2019). Experiences of cross-racial trust in mentoring relationships with black doctoral counseling students and white counselor educators and supervisors. The Professional Counselor, 9(3), 211-225.

Kalkbrenner, M., Brown, E. M., Carlisle, K., & Carlisle, R. (2019). Utility of the REDFLAGS model for supporting community college student mental health: Implications for counselors. Journal of Counseling and Development, 97, 417-426. 

Worthington, E. L., Brown, E. M., & McConnell, J. M. (2019). Forgiveness in committed couples: Its synergy with humility, justice, and reconciliation. Religions,​ 10(1).

Curriculum Vitae
EBrown CV.pdf