College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
School of Counseling
M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Professor Cynthia Williams is currently an all but dissertation (ABD) doctoral student at Walden University studying Counselor Education and Supervision. She is a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist (LMFT) in the state of Texas and California. She is also a Licensed Dependency Counselor (LCDC) in Texas. She currently works in private practice and holds the role of a therapist for a well-known psychiatric hospital in Texas. Professor Williams has prior experience working in residential treatment, outpatient, case management, and schools. She completed her clinical doctoral internship working with children in residential treatment and as a teaching assistant at Walden University. She has worked in the helping field for over 15 years and specialize in the areas of mental health, substance abuse, and supervision. Her research interests are mental health, social justice issues, supervision, counselor education, multicultural counseling, and qualitative research.