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Rebecca Goldberg

Rebecca Goldberg

Assistant Professor
Email: Dr. Goldberg
Telephone: (662) 325-7925
Dr. Goldberg's Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • B.S., Florida State University, Psychology
  • M.Ed., University of Florida, Mental Health Counseling/Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Ed.S., University of Florida, Mental Health Counseling/Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Ph.D., University of Florida, Counselor Education

Research Interests

  • Women's Issues
  • Relational Aggression
  • Human-Animal Bond and Animal-Assisted Therapy
  • Grief Counseling

Courses Taught

  • Facilitative Development Skills
  • Counseling Skills
  • Counseling Theory
  • Placement and Career Development
  • Grief Counseling

Selected Publications

  • Goldberg, R. M., Dixon, A. L., & Pence Wolf, C. (2012). Facilitating effective triadic counseling supervision: An adapted model for an underutilized supervision approach. The Clinical Supervisor, 31(1), 42-60. doi: 10.1080/07325223.2012.670077
  • Goldberg, R. M., & Dixon, A. L. (2011). The underrepresentation of Jewish Americans in counseling literature. Journal of Counseling Research and Practice, 2(1), 42-46.
  • Goldberg, R. M., Smith-Adcock, S., & Dixon, A. L. (2011). The influence of the mass media on relational aggression among females: A feminist counseling perspective. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma, 20(4), 376-394. doi: 10.1080/10926771.2011.568995
  • Goldberg, R. M., & Dixon, A. L. (2009). Nonverbal communications. Entry in Erford, B. T. (Ed.), ACA Encyclopedia of Counseling. Alexandria, VA: American Counseling Association.

Selected Presentations

  • Pence Wolf, C., Dixon, A. L., & Goldberg, R. M. (2011, October). An adapted model for facilitating triadic counseling supervision. Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference. Nashville, TN.
  • Goldberg, R. M. (2011, July). It happens to guys, too: A look at relational aggression among males. National Conference on Girl Bullying and Other Forms of Relational Aggression. Las Vegas, NV.
  • Goldberg, R. M. (2010, October). Utilizing media deconstruction of relational aggression in counseling with college women. American College Counseling Association Annual Conference. St. Louis, MO.
  • Goldberg, R. M., Dixon, A. L., & Pence Wolf, C. (2010, October). Facilitating triadic counseling supervision: An adapted model for an underutilized supervision approach. Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference. Williamsburg, VA.
  • Wells, D., Goldberg, R. M., & Reeves, H. (2010, April). Rover and friends help with healing. F. E. Woodall Spring Conference for the Helping Professions, Mississippi Counseling Association. Cleveland, MS.

Grants

  • Goldberg, R. M. (2011). The human-animal bond and animal-assisted therapy. ($2,000 grant renewal funded). Office of Research and Economic Development. Mississippi State University.
  • Goldberg, R. M. (2010). The human-animal bond and animal-assisted therapy. ($2,000 funded). Office of Research and Economic Development. Mississippi State University.
  • Goldberg, R. M. (2010). Pet loss and grief counseling. ($250 funded). Association for Creativity in Counseling Research.

Selected Professional Activities and Memberships

  • American Counseling Association
  • Association for Counselor Education and Supervision
  • Chapter Faculty Advisor, Chi Sigma Iota International Counseling
  • Academic and Professional Honor Society

Selected Honors and Awards

  • Dr. Harold C. and Bette Riker Scholar
  • Irene Thompson Scholar
  • University of Florida Alumni Fellow

Certifications and Licensure

  • Clinic Director, Grief Counseling and Client Support Services, Mississippi State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Health Center
  • National Certified Counselor (NCC)
  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) (Mississippi), # 1597
  • Certified Grief Counselor (GC-C)

Personal Interests

  • Spending time with family and doing puzzles