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Olivia Uwamahoro, PhD, LPC, NCC, CPCS

Co-Principal Investigator, Counseling Skills Training & Podcasts

Olivia is an Assistant Professor of Counselor Education and College Student Affairs at the University of West Georgia, She has over a decade of clinical experience, which includes clients from school age through adulthood in a variety of therapeutic settings. She has worked with a variety of multicultural clients and mental illness, crisis intervention, interpersonal dynamics, parenting issues, self-esteem work, and stress management.

She began her career in the mental health field as a family intervention specialist and went on to work as a clinical liaison and counselor in a long-term inpatient treatment facility, and a counselor in private practice. Over the last six-year, her primary professional role has been as a counselor which includes teaching, supervision, research, service, and advocacy.

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This project is funded through a grant award from the US Rehabilitation Services Administration in Innovative Training (H263C190013). It was awarded to the WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY RESEARCH CORPORATION, the faculty of the West Virginia University Department of Counseling and Learning Sciences, Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling program; Reed College of Media; the University of West Georgia; and UWGLive. All materials are products of the grantee and do not necessarily reflect the position or policy of the US Department of Education and no official endorsement should be inferred.