PhD, MEd, BA, University of New Orleans
Corrective feedback and group work, military and veteran counseling, counseling children and adolescents, family and couples counseling, humor and counseling, substance abuse counseling, counselor education and supervision, gatekeeping functions, ethical considerations
Dr. Dean is in a limited private practice at Counseling for Growth, LLC, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where he specializes in working with couples and families. He is licensed as a professional counselor and marriage and family therapist in Louisiana and is a national certified counselor. Dr. Dean is a veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom III and currently serves as a major and operations officer for the Louisiana Medical Command, Louisiana Army National Guard. Dr. Dean participated as a collaborative investigator for the DSM-5 field trials in routine clinical practice settings and has presented on numerous topics at international, national, regional, and state conferences. He has published articles on interpersonal trauma and grief associated with infidelity and ethical considerations for dual-licensed professionals.