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School of Counseling and Human Services Department of Counseling

Rosanne Nunnery


  • Graduate Cert in Counseling - Contmp Theory Addictive Behav
  • Graduate Cert in Counseling - Contmp Theory Mental Hlth Serv
  • Graduate Cert in Counseling - Contmp Thry Couple Family Sys
  • MS in Clin Mental Hlth Counsel - General Clin Mental Hlth Coun
  • MS in Marriage Fam Coun Ther - Gen Marriage Family Coun Ther
  • MS in Mental Health Counseling - General Mental Health Coun
  • MS in School Counseling - General School Counseling
  • PhD in Adv Stud in Hum Behav - Gen Adv Studies Human Behavior
  • PhD in Counselor Ed and Superv - Cnslr Ed and Supervision Gen


  • Doctor of Philosophy
    Mississippi State University, 2011
    Major: Counselor Education
  • Master of Science
    Mississippi State University, 2000
    Major: Counselor Education
  • Bachelor of Arts
    Millsaps College, 1997
    Major: Sociology

Licensure & Certificates

  • Board Qualified Supervisor
  • National Certified Counselor
  • Distance Credentialed Counselor
  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)


  • "Lemon, J., & Nunnery, R. (Fall 2016). Integrating Spirituality and Promoting Ego Transformation: A Transpersonal Psychology Approach to Mindfulness, Acceptance, and Values Formation. VISTAS. Alexandria, VA: Joncas & Porter Publication Services, LLC, Partner"VISTAS 2016
  • "Separate but Equal: Working well with others"Therapeutic Speak Easy 2019
  • "Professional Reviewer, Wiley Publishing, Becoming an Ethical Helping Professional: Cultural and Philosophical Foundations, by Rita and John Sommers-Flanagan. " 0001
  • "Lemon, J., & Nunnery, R. (2017). Family Process in Depressive Disorders. In J. Russo, J. Coker, & J. King (Eds.) DSM-5 and Family Systems (pp. 85-112 ). New York, New York: Springer Publishing Company. ISBN-13: 978-2826183989"Springer Publishing Company 2017
  • "Changing the World: One Person at a Time"Career Developments 2008
  • "The ASERVIC Competencies and Ethics: Spiritual and Religious Assessment"Interaction ASERVIC Newsletter 2018
  • "Lazenby Road: An Escape from Maternal Narcissism." 2018
  • "Program Evaluations in Peer Helping: Essential Steps" 2006
  • "Liability Insurance"American Counseling Association 2008


  • "Association of Spirituality, Ethics, Religion and Values in Counseling (ASERVIC)"Values and Beliefs: Promoting Resilience within individuals with disabilities.
    Dallas, Texas. July 2018
  • "Louisiana Counseling Association"Nunnery, R. (September 24, 2014). Complicated Grief Treatment. Louisiana Counseling Association Conference, New Orleans, LA.
    New Orleans, LA. September 2014
  • "Association for Spiritual, Ethical & Religious Values in Counseling" Promoting ego transformation & spirituality integration in the counseling process.
    New York, New York. July 2015
  • "American Counseling Association"The Use of DBT Techniques Creatively in the treatment of Postpartum Depression.
    New Orleans, LA. March 2019
  • "Mississippi Counseling Association"Nunnery, R., & Luke, T. (November 4, 2016; 3 hour session). Dialectical Behavior Therapy: Helping Clients Create a Life Worth Living. Mississippi Counseling Association, Biloxi, MS.
    Biloxi, Mississippi. November 2016
  • "Mississippi Counseling Association"Promoting Resilience within individuals with Disabilities.
    Tupelo, MS. November 2017
  • "Department of Counseling/Human Behavior/Human Services Reserach Symposium: Honoring Faculty and Research Scholarship"Can we all be equal? A treatment team model that appeals to all stakeholders: A validating and accountable team based upon DBT principles.
    Virtual via Adobe connect. November 2017
  • ""Professional Presentations: What it takes to be effective and engaging
    Houston, TX. September 2008
  • "American Counseling Association"Key Ethical Issues in Working with Spiritual and Religious Values in Counseling
    New Orleans, LA. March 2019
  • "CMRC Mental Health Initiative"Understanding Self-Injury
    Self-Injury. October 2012
  • "American Counseling Association-Conference"American Counseling Assocation Code of Ethics: Informed Consent
    Orlando, Florida. March 2015
  • ""Child Abuse and Domestic Violence Pathways to Healing: Networking Strategies of School and Community Counselors
    Philadelphia, MS. October 2007
  • "American Counseling Association"Complicated Grief Treatment
    Montreal, Quebec. March 2016
  • ""Mental Health and the Emergency Room
    Jackson, MS. September 2007
  • ""Human Rights: Increasing Awareness
    Tunica, MS.. October 2008
  • ""Using Art Therapy with Children and Adolescents: Ideas and Interventions to Incorporate into Practice
    Philadelphia, MS. October 2007
  • "Mississippi Counseling Association"Mental Health and School Counseling Advocacy: A Therapeutic View of Sexual abuse
    Biloxi, Mississippi. November 2015
  • ""LPC Requirements for Admission into a CACREP Program
    Meridian, MS. February 2014
  • "Delta State University Spring Conference 2009"Responding to Trauma: Recovery and Resilience
    Cleveland, MS. March 2009
  • ""Counseling Children and Adolescents in the Twenty-First Century
    Jackson, MS. October 2009
  • "Youth Group"Relationships
    Meridian, MS. February 2013
  • ""Child Abuse and Domestic Violence: MS Laws and Stats
    Whitfield, MS. March 2006
  • "Annual Conference on Domestic Violence"Professional Boundaries
    Meridian, MS. October 2010
  • ""Suicide: Prevention and Intervention
    Meridian, MS. March 2014
  • "ACA Annual Conference"Fostering a Sense of Community: Managing a CSI Chapter in the Online Environment
    New Orleans, LA. March 2019
  • "Youth Group"Self-Esteem
    Meridian, Mississippi. January 2013
  • "MLPCA Annual Conference"Can we all be equal? A treatment team model that appeals to all stakeholders: A validating and accountable team based upon DBT principles.
    Mississippi College. May 2017
  • "Woodall Spring Conference"Promoting ego transformation & spirituality integration in the counseling process.
    Cleveland, MS. April 2015
  • "Association for Spirituality, Ethics, Religion and Values in Counseling"Values and Boundaries: Accepting our limits and Widening our Understanding.
    Colorado Springs, CO. July 2019
  • "Mississippi Counseling Association Conference"Lemon, J. & Nunnery, R. (November 6, 2014). Promoting ego transformation & spirituality integration in the counseling process. Mississippi Counseling Association, Jackson, MS.
    Jackson, Mississippi. November 2014
  • "American Mental Health Counselors Association Conference"Mental Health Counseling for Children (birth-5) Fundamentals of Parent-Child Interaction Therapy
    New Orleans, LA. June 2007
  • "Care Lodge Domestic Violence Shelter Annual Conference on Violence"Professional Ethics and Boundaries
    Meidian, Mississippi. October 2015
  • "Mississippi Counseling Association"Wells, D. Lemon, J, Magruder, J. Nunnery, R., Etheridge, L., Carr, D., Porter, J., Sullivan, J. and Wilcher, L. (November, 9, 2017; 1.5 hours). Can you hear me now? Ethical Social Media Issues across the Profession (Ethics). Mississippi Counseling Association, Annual Conference, Tupelo, MS.
    Tupelo, MS. November 2017

Department Faculty

Faculty Chair

Amber Lange PHD, MA, BA

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