Colette Brooks

Contributing Faculty
College of Social and Behavioral Health
School of Counseling
M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Dr. Colette Brooks is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Substance Abuse Treatment Practitioner in the states of Virginia and a Clinical Mental Health Counseling in Utah. She holds certifications as a National Certified Counselor, Approved Clinical Supervisor, Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor, Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, and Certified Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapist.

Dr. Brooks earned a bachelors in business administration from Regis University master's degree in Education and Human Development from George Washington University, and a master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of the Cumberlands, CACREP accredited program. Dr. Brooks graduated with her Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision from the University of the Cumberlands. Her dissertation explored the experiences of students of color with culturally responsive teaching and supervision within CACREP-accredited programs. Her research agenda is focused on mental wellness in underserved populations.


BS, Regis University

MA, University of the Cumberlands

MA, University of the Cumberlands

PhD, University of the Cumberlands