Rosalyn Brown Beatty

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    • Title:Union Institute & University Director, M
    • Organization:Union Institute & University
    • Area of Expertise:Licensed Professional Counselor, Clinica

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My Expertise

    My Expertise

      Area(s) of expertise: Licensed Professional Counselor, Clinica
      Summary of expertise:
      Dr. Rosalyn Y. Brown Beatty, Ph.D., LPC, NCC serves as the Union Institute & University Director, Masters of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) and Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counseling – Graduate Certificate Program. Chi Sigma Iota Counseling Honor Society – UIU Chapter.

      Dr. Brown Beatty recently guided the Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program through accreditation by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). CACREP accreditation is a stringent and rigorous process that had been her number one goal for the program since she joined Union five years ago.

      In addition to being the director, she has been a professor for the last eleven years in the substance abuse and mental health counseling fields. She strives to make a personal connection with students and humanize the experience between teacher and student. Dr. Brown Beatty reminds students that there must be a work-life balance in the counseling profession and she urges students to practice self-care.
      Blog/Web site:
      Books/articles published:
      Dr. Brown Beatty’s scholarly presentations include keynotes and presentations ranging in
      subjects from Soccer Mom Syndrome: Stepping Out of Stuck and Embracing Self Care for Positive
      Mental Health to Using Play in Therapy: How to Incorporate the Art of Play as a Therapeutic Intervention
      to Truths, stereotypes and myths: Assessing the accuracy of media presentations of mental illness.

      Her professional publications include Brown Beatty, R. (2012). An Analysis of Racial Identity Attitudes
      and the Perception of Racial Climate on Job Satisfaction of African American Faculty at Historically White
      Institutions. (Electronic Thesis or Dissertation). Her publications currently in progress include Conte,
      J., Kostohryz, K., & Brown Beatty, R. (in progress). Burnout in Female Doctoral Students in Counselor
      Education Programs. This manuscript will be submitted to a national, refereed journal such as Counselor
      Education and Supervision. Brown Beatty, R. (in progress). Civilian Counselor Training for Treatment of
      Combat Related Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Alcohol Abuse. This manuscript will be submitted
      to a national, refereed journal such as Journal of Counseling and Development. Brown Beatty, R. (in
      progress). Multicultural Competency in the Online Classroom: Responsibility in Teaching in the Helping
      Fields. This manuscript will be submitted to a national, refereed journal such as Journal of Multicultural
      Counseling and Development.

      Dr. Brown Beatty’s academic awards include the Excellence in Teaching Award, Greater Cincinnati Consortium of Colleges and Universities, November 2014. Recipient of the award recognizing excellence in teaching. Nominated by Union Institute & University for outstanding commitment to teaching and student success and recognized at the 27th annual celebration of teaching ceremony.

      J. Melvin Whitmer Creative Altruism Award, Ohio University, May 2009. Recipient of award recognizing one who demonstrates a commitment to promoting wellness, optimism, health and service to others. Nominated by the Doctoral Counselor Education and Supervision faculty, awarded and recognized by the College of Education at the annual awards ceremony.

      She is a Licensed Professional Counselor, State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage & Family Therapist Board and Nationally Certified Counselor, National Board for Certified Counselors.

      Her service organizations include Cincinnati, Ohio Tristate Trauma Network Board of Directors, UIU Faculty Council, Committee Member – CMHC Representative, Chi Sigma Iota Counseling Honor Society, Upsilon Iota Upsilon Chapter Faculty Advisor, Library Advisor Committee Union Institute & University Committee Member, Clinical Mental Health Counseling Committee Representative Sexual Assault Judicial Committee, Ohio Counseling Association Professional Development Former Committee member, Bylaws Committee of the Ohio Association for Spiritual, Ethical, and Religious Values in Counseling Former Committee Chair,

      Prior media experience:
      Dr. Brown Beatty is a sought after expert on Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counseling
      Educational background:
      Doctor of Philosophy in Counselor Education and Supervision
      Ohio University, Athens, Ohio ; Master of Arts in Community Counseling, Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio; Bachelor of Arts in Psychology Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
      Dr. Karen Schuster Webb, President, Union Institute & University
      The importance of work-life balance in the counseling profession.

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