Counseling and Educational Services Clinic
Andi Pusavat, Clinical Assistant Professor and Co-Director, Counseling and Educational Services Clinic
Dr. Pusavat comes to MCE from the Iliff Counseling Center where she has served as the Director for the past 6 years. Other career highlights include President of the Colorado Society of Psychologists in Private Practice for 2 years; founding member of the Colorado Psychological Association Society for the Advancement of Multiculturalism and Diversity; and presenter at the American Psychological Association and National Summit on Interpersonal Violence and Abuse Across the Lifespan. Andi's research interests are multicultural counseling, social justice, trauma, interpersonal partner violence, training and supervision. She received her PhD in Counseling Psychology from the University of Denver, her MA in Counseling Psychology from Loyola Marymount University, and her BA in Psychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Shayna Brody Whitehouse, Counseling and Educational Services Clinic
PhD, MA, University of Denver; BA, Case Western Reserve University
Career Highlights: Works as a School Psychologist and Special Education Preschool Coordinator; Received Miller Research and Travel Support Fund; Received the Outstanding School Psychology Student Award from the Colorado Society of School Psychologists.
Research Interests: Transition from elementary to middle level school and its effect on the development of students from different cultural and gender groups, anxiety assessment during transition to middle level schools, the impact of adult/student relationships on the transition to middle level schools and prevention of school disengagement, multicultural cognitive and processing assessment.
Professional Affiliations: CSSP and NASP