Heidi Robinson

Heidi Robinson, InstructorHeidi Robinson

Assistant Professor of the Practice

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Mailing address:

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


Faculty member at Wake Forest University since 2011



BA Communications

Edward R. Murrow School of Communication

Washington State University


MA Counseling

Wake Forest University

Research and Special Interests:

Career Development

Professional Licensure and Memberships (selected):




National Certified Counselor

Registered Mental Health Facilitator


Recent Publications (selected):

“The Liberal Arts and Careers” by Scott Jaschik with InsideHigherEd.com (April 2012).

“From College to Careers” by Katie Neal with WFU featured on Wake Forest University homepage (March 2012).


Recent Presentations (selected):

Emerson, C., Robinson. H. (October 2014) Enhancing Professional Identity: Service Learning as a Catalyst for Professional Orientation. Southern Association of Counselor Education and Supervision conference, Birmingham, AL.

“Careeropolis© – The Intersection of Occupation and Location: A Lesson for Undergraduates”

NCCA, Greensboro, NC with Jenny Niles and Brian Calhoun

“Engaging Students of Multiple Religious Backgrounds in Vocational Discernment”

Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education, Indianapolis, IN 2011 with Andy Chan, MBA and Rev. Tim Auman

“Equipping Students for Life and Career after College”

NCCA  Concord, NC with Pamela Karr and Mark Eades

“Family Snapshots: a descriptive exercise in memory and insight”

NCCA  Concord, NC with Dr. Sam Gladding


In The News:

Heidi Robinson’s expertise in the field of career and professional development is often sought out for various articles. Two of the most recent articles are available here:





Originally from Washington state, Heidi lives in Winston Salem,  with husband Jay, two sons and two terriers.


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