Title: Associate Professor
Office: ZEB 238B
Specialty: Counselor Education
Department(s): Leadership and Professional Studies
Dr. Valerie E. D. Russell had 17 years of previous work experience in the areas of community mental health, rehabilitation, substance abuse, crisis intervention and criminal justice. She also had extensive experience developing statewide staff training initiatives as a consultant for various statewide community agency settings, prior to becoming an Assistant Professor at FIU in 2011.
- PhD ( 2011) Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, Rehabilitation Administration
- Ed S(2008)The Florida State University, Rehabilitation Counseling
- MA ( 2001 ) University of South Florida, Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling