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Kimberly Hall

Kimberly Hall

Associate Professor
Email: Dr. Hall
Phone: (601) 484-0189
Office: Meridian 187
Dr. Hall's Curriculum Vitae


  • BS, Mississippi State University, 1998, Educational Psychology
  • MS, Mississippi State University, 1999, School Counseling
  • PhD, Mississippi State University, 2004, Counselor Education and Supervision - School Counseling

Research Interests

  • Counselor Supervision
  • Children & Adolescents
  • School Counseling Practices

Courses Taught

  • Gender Issues in Counseling
  • Counseling Children
  • Seminar in School Counseling
  • School Counseling Practicum
  • School Counseling Internship
  • Advanced Group Work Systems
  • Advanced Doctoral Practicum
  • Counseling Theory
  • Assessment Techniques for Counselors
  • Group Counseling

Selected Publications

  • Hall, K. R., Rushing, J. L., & Khurshid, A. (2011). Using the solving problems together psychoeducational group counseling model as an intervention for negative peer pressure. Journal for Specialists in Group Work, 36(2), 97-110. (Refereed)
  • Hall, K. R., Rushing, J. L., & Beale, A. V. (2010). Are you a legally literate school counselor? Journal of School Counseling, 8(22). Retrieved from http://jsc.montana.edu/articles/v8n22.pdf. (Refereed)
  • Hall, K. R., Rushing, J. R., & Owens, R. (2009). Anger in middle school: The solving problems together model. Journal of School Counseling, 7(39). Retrieved from http://jsc.montana.edu/articles/v7n39.pdf (Refereed)

Selected Presentations

  • Hall, K. R., & Rushing, J. L. (2011, November). Transforming minds: Advocacy for the profession. Presentation at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Counseling Association. Biloxi, MS.
  • Mobley, J., Hall, K. R., & Crowell, J. (2010, October). Two-years of counselors' competencies data at two different schools. Presentation at the annual meeting of the Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision. Willamsburg, VA.
  • Modak, R., & Hall, K. R. (2009, June). Ending relational aggression among middle school girls. Half-day workshop at the annual meeting of the American School Counselor Association. Dallas, TX.


  • Hall, K. R., Justice, C. A., & Ammons, R. (2012). Implementing the ASCA national model in a high school setting. ($17,649.26 funded). Pontotoc County School District.
  • Hall, K. R., Justice, C. A., & Ammons, R. (2012). Positive behavior intervention support - District implementation. ($52,947.78 funded). Lowndes County School District.
  • Hall, K. R., Justice, C. A., & Ammons, R. (2012). School counseling services. ($17,649.26 funded). Calhoun County School District.

Selected Professional Activities and Memberships

  • Member, Editorial Board, Association for Specialists in Group Work
  • American Counseling Association
  • American School Counselor Association
  • Association for Counselor Education and Supervision
  • Mississippi Counseling Association
  • Chi Sigma Iota

Selected Honors and Awards

  • Lucinda Rose Teaching Award for the College of Education. Mississippi State University
  • Teacher of the Year for the College of Education. Office of Academic Affairs, Mississippi State University
  • Who's Who among Executive and Professional Women in Counseling and Development

Certifications and Licensure

  • Mississippi Board Qualified Supervisor
  • Licensed Professional Counselor, Mississippi
  • Mississippi Educator License: Guidance Counselor
  • Mississippi Educator License: Vocational Counselor
  • Approved Clinical Supervisor
  • National Certified School Counselor
  • National Certified Counselor

Personal Interests

  • Reading psychological thrillers & historical mysteries
  • Traveling
  • Music