- PhD Counseling and Counselor Education, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
- MSEd Clinical Mental Health Counseling with a Specialization in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
- BA Psychology with a minor in Women’s Studies, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
- AA American Sign Language, John A. Logan College
Understanding various factors that impact counseling self-efficacy (e.g., mindfulness, attachment anxiety and avoidance, trauma); Wellbeing; Integrating wellness-based and culturally competent interventions into counselor training programs
Cannon, J. L. and Umstead, L. K (2018). Applying dbt to self-harm in college men: A case study. Journal of College Counseling.
Cannon, J. L. (2017) Promoting organizational wellness: A servant leader’s perspective. CSI-net.org