PhD, University of New Orleans; MS, Georgia State University; BS, Louisiana State University Health Science Center

Research Interests

Forensic vocational rehabilitation counseling; expert testimony


In addition to teaching classes related to career and substance abuse counseling, Dr. Younger works as a certified vocational rehabilitation counselor in the private sector. She provides vocational expert testimony for the Social Security Administration’s Office of Disability Adjudication and Reviews as well as other courts. The majority of her work involves helping individuals maximize independence and employability.