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About Danessa Carter

Dr. Danessa Carter was a graduate from Eastern Illinois University's Clinical Counseling Program in 2012 and she graduated from Northern Illinois University with her doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision in 2019. Dr. Carter teaches in both the Clinical Counseling and School Counseling tracks. Some of her clinical specialties include grief, substance use disorders, and eating disorders. Research interests include addictions and counseling in rural communities. 


Present Assistant Professor, Eastern Illinois University Counseling and Higher Education

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  • CHE 5970 Addictions Counseling
  • CHE 5520 Theories of Counseling
  • CHE 5630 Practicum

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