Robyn Trippany Simmons


EdD, MA, BA, University of Alabama

Research Interests

Sexual trauma, vicarious trauma, play therapy, spirituality in counseling, professional identity issues


Dr. Trippany Simmons serves as residency director for the School of Counseling at Walden University and has taught a variety of course topics, including diagnosis and assessment, internship, and professional orientation. She has presented locally, regionally, and nationally and has several publications related to her topics of interest. Further, she is a licensed professional counselor in Alabama and a registered play therapist.