Dr. Corinne Bridges, LPC, BC-TMH, NCC, AAT-I Level One is a full-time core faculty member of the Counselor Education and Supervision PhD program. Dr. Bridges has experience counseling individuals and groups in both the public and private sectors. She has taught quantitative and qualitative research methods to graduate students at Mansfield University, Southern New Hampshire University, and Assessment at The Family Institute at Northwestern University as well as several courses in the substance abuse counseling program at the University of Cincinnati, where she was nominated for the George Barbour Award for Good Faculty–Student Relations. In her current role, Dr. Bridges serves as a qualitative research expert. She mentors doctoral candidates throughout the dissertation process. She has experience serving on the Student Development, Faculty Advisory, and Admissions Committees. Dr. Bridges is committed to best practices in teaching and following nominations in 2017, 2018, and 2019 she was the recipient of the Faculty Excellence Award in January, 2020. Her research interests include treatment of mental health disorders and chronic pain; ecological counseling; women’s issues; multicultural and LGBTQ counseling; online education, gender and relationship building. Dr. Bridges has experience presenting and publishing both qualitative and quantitative work relative to her research interests. Additionally, Dr. Bridges serves as an editorial reviewer for the Journal of Counseling Sexology and Sexual Wellness: Research, Practice, and Education and for the Journal of Counselor Preparation and Supervision NARACES, as well as for Adoption Quarterly. Further, Dr. Bridges is an advocate for community engagement and social change and has served as a committee member for the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Colorectal Family Advisory Council, as a Board Member for the Hirschsprung Disease Research Collaborative, as the vice president of the Chi Sigma Iota Upsilon Chi Chi Chapter, and as a board member for the Greater Cincinnati Counseling Association. Most recently, she was a Board Member on the Patient and Family Advisory Council, Wellsboro Guthrie Medical Center. Dr. Bridges became a contributing faculty member in Walden’s School of Counseling in 2014.