College of Social and Behavioral Health
School of Counseling
M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Dr. Lori Barthel is a contributing faculty member for the master’s Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program. She is a Louisiana Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor, and Telehealth approved therapist. She is a National Certified Counselor and a National Certified School Counselor. Dr. Barthel has been practicing clinically for the past 15 years in the K-12 public school system as a professional school counselor and mental health provider and as the owner of a private practice offering mental health services to children, adolescents, adults, and couples. She also has experience in supervising Provisionally Licensed Professional Counselors for licensure. Her professional counseling presentations have focused on educating professionals on youth suicide prevention and intervention, mental health issues of adolescents, mindset matters, restorative practices, and mindfulness.
COUN 6316 - Techniques of Counseling
COUN 6720 - Diagnosis and Assessment
BA, University of New Orleans - New Orleans , LA United States
MEd, University of New Orleans - New Orleans, LA United States
PhD, Walden University
Awards / Honors
Chi Sigma Iota, Omega Zeta Chapter , Walden University, 2020
Golden Key International Honor Society , 2019
, National Society of Leadership and Success, Sigma Alpha Pi, 2019
Ph.D. CES Grant , Walden University, 2018
Taylor Opportunity Program for Students Award, 1999
Barthel, L. P., Klapatch-Francis, S. (2016). Youth suicide prevention and intervention for school counselors. Louisiana Counseling Association.