Current Student Profiles

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Adrienne

Adrienne

Hometown: Acoca
Previous College: Marquette University, UW-Richland
Academic/Career Focus: Mental Health and School Counseling
Current GA or job if applicable: Social Worker
Personal sentence or two about any hobbies or activities you enjoy: Summer is my favorite time of year. I love camping, outdoor concerts, and hanging out with my family!

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Andrea

Hometown: Dubuque, IA
Previous College: University of Northern Iowa (UNI)
Academic/Career Focus: Counseling Education/ School Counseling
Research Interests: Learning Disabilities, Child and Adolescent Behavior
Current GA or job if applicable: Graduate Assistant in Services for Students with Disabilites office (UW-Platteville)
Personal sentence or two about any hobbies or activities you enjoy: Being from Iowa, I enjoy a good football weekend and being outside doing just about anything: walking, reading, or just being with others!

Anna

Anna

Hometown: Earlville, IL
Previous College: Bradley University
Academic/Career Focus: Academic Advising, Programming for Underrepresented Groups
Research Interests: Social class discrimination, and racial identity development
Current GA or job if applicable: GA at University Counseling Services, Student Assistant for Women in Engineering, Math, and Science Program and the College of Menominee Nation Program
Personal sentence or two about any hobbies or activities you enjoy: reading, canoeing, hiking with my dogs, and da Bears!

Brandon

Brandon

Hometown: Fennimore, WI
Previous College: UW-Platteville
Academic/Career Focus: Counseling Psychology/School Counseling
Research Interests: At-Risk Youth, Multiculturalism, Multiple Personality Disorders, Inclusion/Special Education, and Theories.
Current GA or job if applicable: Career Center Graduate Assistant
Personal sentence or two about any hobbies or activities you enjoy: I enjoy reading, research, fishing, boating, snowboarding, wakeboarding, watching football, and spending time with family and friends.

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Brenda

Hometown: Brookston, MN
Previous College: UW-Platteville
Academic/Career Focus: Counseling and Psychology, Higher Education Track
Research Interests: Disabilities, Transition, SES, and Autism Spectrum Disorders
Current GA or job if applicable: Disability Specialist, Services for Students with Disabilities at UW-Platteville
Personal sentence or two about any hobbies or activities you enjoy: I enjoy gardening as a way to relieve stress. Bicycling for fun in the summer gives me an opportunity to see the countryside and spend time with my kids. I enjoy going for hikes and being in nature. Fishing is a great way to kick back and relax. I really don't care if I catch anything, but rather enjoy being on the water and soaking in all the life around me.

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Hannah

Hometown: Sauk City, WI
Previous College: UW-Platteville 2002
Academic/Career Focus: Community Mental Health
Research Interests: AODA and the Elderly Client
Current GA or job if applicable: Human Services Specialist at Tellurian Crisis Unit
Personal sentence or two about any hobbies or activities you enjoy: I enjoy many outdoor activities with my partner and our beagle, Scooter. My favorite hobbies are knitting, crocheting, gardening and reading historical fiction books.

Aaron

Aaron

Hometown:  Galena, IL
Previous College: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Academic/Career Focus: School Counseling Psychology k-12 (1st year grad student)
Research Interests: Psychology of Human Emotions
Current GA or job if applicable: N/A
Personal sentence or two about any hobbies or activities you enjoy: I am a member of the UW-Platteville men’s club volleyball team, as well as a Research Assistant (R.A.) in the Teaching and Learning Center working under Dr. B.J. Reed.  I also enjoy lifting weights, spending time with family/friends, and being a die-hard Bears, Badgers, Blackhawks, and Bulls fan.

Ajong Elvis

Ajong Elvis

Hometown:  Fontem, Cameroon
Previous College: University of Yaoundé, Cameroon
Academic/Career Focus: School counseling
Research Interests: multicultural issues, socio-economic issues and their influences on career choice, career choices
Current GA or job if applicable: GA AV Multimedia Lab
Personal sentence or two about any hobbies or activities you enjoy: I love making new friends, I travel a lot and have a wild passion for soccer

Marie

Marie

Hometown: Rock Island, IL
Previous College: St. Ambrose University
Academic/Career Focus: Counseling Psychology/ Mental Health Counseling
Research Interests: PTSD, social justice, multiculturalism, depression.
Current GA or job if applicable: G.A. for International Student and Scholar Services
Personal sentence or two about any hobbies or activities you enjoy: In my spare time I enjoy visiting friends and family, hiking, traveling, and ice skating.

Tiffany

Tiffany

Hometown:  Barneveld, WI
Previous College: Edgewood College; Graduated in January 2013 with a Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Psychology
Academic/Career Focus: Career Counseling in the Mental Health Track
Research Interests: Very interested in most anything to do with AODA addiction-type topics. I have been reading up on the ‘Good Samaritan Law’ which I started getting more into last year when I did my undergrad internship at a counseling facility in Madison and one of the Therapist’s there was very pro-active about it
Current GA or job if applicable: Current GA: 1st year as the new AODA Graduate Assistant in University Counseling Services. Current Job: Also work full-time as a Nursing Assistant at an elderly home in Mount Horeb, WI
Personal sentence or two about any hobbies or activities you enjoy: I really enjoy spending time with family, my best friend and his 3 amazing kids, and a very special little boy that I used to work with who taught me about life, surpassing goals, and defeating the odds. I also like Photography and catching unseen moments in people’s lives.

Tameaka

Tameaka

Hometown: Verona, WI
Previous College: UW-Platteville
Academic/Career Focus: Mental Health Counseling
Research Interests: Multiculturalism, Gerontology, At-Risk Youth, and Substance and Alcohol Abuse.
Current GA or job if applicable: Education Office of Special Programs is my GA
Personal sentence or two about any hobbies or activities you enjoy: I enjoy traveling in my free time, and I also enjoy spending time with friends and family.

Amanda

Hometown:  Hazel Green, WI
Previous College: University of Phoenix; online
Academic/Career Focus: School Counseling and Mental Health
Research Interests: Personality disorders, substance abuse
Current GA or job if applicable: GA with Instructional Center for Educational Technology (ICET)
Personal sentence or two about any hobbies or activities you enjoy: I enjoy spending time with family and friends and doing activities with my two young children.

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Alexandra Welsh

Hometown: Mount Horeb, WI 
Previous College:University of Milwaukee Wisconsin
Academic/Career Focus: Counseling Psychology (School Track)
Research Interests: Behavioral Psychology, Trichotillomania, Selective Mutism, Learning and decision-making under uncertainty, Health psychology specifically, the relationship between emotional expression and physical health.
Current GA or job if applicable: n/a
Personal sentence or two about any hobbies or activities you enjoy: I enjoy music, cooking, and art.

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