Dr. Debbie Newsome

Newsome_sm081513Dr. Debbie Newsome
Associate Professor

Dr. Newsome on student-teacher interaction. (MP3 download)

Email Address:

newsomdw@wfu.edu

Mailing Address:

Department of Counseling, Box 7406, WFU, Winston-Salem, NC 27109

Faculty member at Wake Forest University since August 1999

Education:

B.A., Oklahoma Baptist University
M.A.Ed., Wake Forest University
Ph.D., The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Research and Special Interests:

Career development, wellness models of counseling, empathy, assessment in counseling, counseling skill development, statistics

Awards (selected):

Outstanding Research Award, Chi Sigma Iota; Outstanding Student Association Faculty Excellence Award; Counselor Educator Advocacy Award

Professional Service (selected):

Association for Assessment in Counseling and Education Executive Board; Institutional Review Board; Chair of Master’s Task Force for Graduate Programs (Reynolda campus and WFUBMC campus)

Teaching responsibilities:

Career development and counseling; Basic counseling skills; Clinical supervision; Skills in human services (undergraduate course)

Counseling Experience:

10 years of adjunct and pro-bono work at The Trinity Center

Professional Licensure and Memberships (selected):

North Carolina Licensed Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor, Licensed North Carolina School Counselor, American Counseling Association, National Career Development Association, Association for Counselor Educators and Supervisors

Recent publications (selected):

Newsome, D.W. & Gladding, S.T. (2014) Clinical Mental Health Counseling in Community and Agency Settings (4th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education Inc.

Gladding, S. T., & Newsome, D. W. (2010) Clinical mental health counseling in community and agency settings (3rd ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.

Newsome, D. W., & Harper. E. S. (2011). Counseling individuals and groups in schools. In B. T. Erford (Ed.), Transforming the school counseling profession (3rd ed., pp. 178-201). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.

Ivers, N., & Newsome, D. W. Forming and orienting. (2011). Group work: Processes and applications. Columbus, OH: Pearson Merrill/Prentice Hall.

Ivers, N., & Newsome, D. W. Forming and orienting. In B. T. Erford (Ed.), (2010). Group counseling in the schools (pp. 92-108).Columbus, OH: Pearson Merrill/Prentice Hall.

Erford, B. T., Keene, M., & Newsome, D. W. (2010). Using games and energizing activities in groups. In  In B. T. Erford (Ed.), (2010). Group counseling in the schools. Columbus, OH: Pearson Merrill/Prentice Hall.

Wachter Morris, C. A., Shoffner, M. F., & Newsome, D. W. (2009).  Career counseling for women preparing to leave abusive relationships: A Social Cognitive Career Theory approach. Career Development Quarterly, 58, 44-53.

Gladding, S. T., Newsome, D. W., Binkley, E., and Henderson, D. H. (2008).  The lyrics of   hurting and healing: Finding words that are revealing. Journal of Creativity in Mental Health, 212-219.
Milner, J. O., Milner, J., Buchanan, C. M., Newsome, D. W., & Williams, M. (2009). Accountability that counts. The Clearing House, 79.

Recent presentations (selected):

Rambo, T. D, Newsome, D. W., & Greason, P. B. (2009, October). Teaching Research Methods and Statistics: Suggested Pedagogical Strategies. Program presented at the national conference of the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, San Diego, CA.

Henderson, D. A., Gladding, S. T., & Newsome, D. W. (2009, October). An admissions trilogy. Program presentated at the national conference of the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, San Diego, CA.

Gladding, S. T., Newsome, D. W., Binkley, E., & Henderson, D. A. (2008, March). The lyrics of hurting and healing: Finding words that are revealing. Program presented at the Program presented at the national conference of the American Counseling Association, Honolulu, HI.

Hodges, E., Welch, M., Veach, L., & Newsome, D. (2008, March).  Motivational interviewing: Successful alcohol screening and brief interventions at a level I trauma center. Program presented at the national conference of the American Counseling Association, Honolulu, HI.

Personal:

Enjoys swimming, running, working out, cats, reading, music, spending time with friends and family