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Tom Sherman

Contributing Faculty

College of Social and Behavioral Health

School of Counseling

Degree Program M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Dr. Sherman is a counselor educator with over 10 years of teaching experience and over 14 years of counseling experience. He has been an adjunct professor at Walden for 8 years.

Courses Taught

COUN 6720 - Diagnosis and Assessment

COUN 6785 - Social Change: Prevention, Consultation, & Advocacy

COUN 6753 - Career Counseling


PhD, University of Virginia

MEd, Lehigh University

BA, St. Mary's College of Maryland

Awards / Honors

Chi Sigma Iota, University of Virginia, 2010

Psi Chi, Lehigh University, 2004

Alpha Kappa Delta, St. Mary's College of Maryland, 2002


Sherman, T. J. (2011). Being role models for future role models. SACES Newsletter.

Sherman, T. J. (2010). Benefits of including mental health coverage in the healthcare reform bill. Counseling Today.

Sherman, T. J. (2012). License portability: One counselor's journey across state lines. Counseling Today.


Gladding, S., Neuer, A. A., Hammontree, J., Dennemann, C. B., Baca, D. L., Sherman, T. J. (2011). Award winning words: Winners of the ACA foundation graduate student essay contest share their thoughts and their strategies for writing.

Sherman, T. J. (2010). On the job training: Supervision post-licensure.

Sherman, T. J. (2009). Providing supervision in the workplace: Two proposed methods.

Sherman, T. J. (2009). Putting the "multi" back in multiculturalism: Changing needs of multicultural education in the age of globalization.

Sherman, T. J. (2011). Relationship between multicultural supervision, multicultural competence, and multicultural self-efficacy and the effect of previous supervisors on the development of practicing supervisors.