College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Dr. Barb Andrews has her PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision and has held positions as both tenured faculty and core faculty at two different universities since 2004. She has worked in higher education since 1989 and held various leadership positions such as Interim Provost and CEO of a campus, Dean of Student Development, President of the Colorado Counseling Association, and Director of Clinical Mental Health Counseling Programs. At Walden University, Dr. Andrews is core faculty in the MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program.
Dr. Andrews has extensive experience in program development, new program initiatives, and training and supervising counselors. She has presented at National, International, and Regional Professional Conferences on topics related to student engagement, transitioning from teaching and supervising face-to-face to online and low-residency platforms, counseling supervision, and counseling with indigenous populations.
In 2011, Dr. Andrews was part of a small group of counselors and counselor educators chosen to represent the United States through an institute supported by the National Board of Certified Counselors to help establish and develop the profession of counseling in Bhutan.
Her research interests include working with indigenous populations, leadership in higher education, counseling supervision, and relationship and sexuality issues.