Cristina Jones

Title: Lecturer of CMHC
Dept.: Psychology

Academic Background

  • PhD in Rehabilitation Counseling (Focus Area: Gerontology)
  • MS in Rehabilitation Services
  • BS in Speech Pathology and Audiology / Certificate of Education / Certificate of Gerontology

Start Date at Grand View

August 2020

Areas of Expertise

  • Medical Aspects of Mental and Physical Disabilities and Chronic Illness
  • Career Development and Job Placement
  • Psychosocial and Cultural Aspects of Counseling
  • Clinical Supervision
  • Certification and Licensure
  • Accreditation
  • Program Evaluation
  • Curriculum Development

Professional Memberships

  • American Counseling Association
  • American Rehabilitation Counseling Association
  • American Mental Health Counseling Association
  • Georgia Rehabilitation Counseling Association
  • National Council on Rehabilitation Education
  • Southern Association of Counselor Education and Supervision
  • Association for Counselor Education and Supervision

Presentations

  • “Breaking Barriers: Motivational Interviewing and Dual Diagnosis”
    Georgia Rehabilitation Association Fall Conference
  • “Are Schools Preparing Students with Disabilities for Active Shooters”
    Georgia Rehabilitation Association Fall Conference
  • “Aging with HIV/AIDS”
    Georgia Rehabilitation Association Conference-Calloway Gardens, GA
    National Council of Rehabilitation Educators Fall Conference-Alexandria, VA
  • “The Benefits of Companion Animal Ownership on PTSD Symptoms in Combat Veterans”
    Georgia Rehabilitation Association Conference-Calloway Gardens, GA
    National Council of Rehabilitation Educators Fall Conference-Alexandria, VA
  • “The Sandwich Generation: Coping with Caregiving”
    American Counseling Association World Conference - New Orleans, LA
  • “The Relationship Between Health Status, Life Satisfaction, and Humor as a Coping Mechanism”
    American Counseling Association World Conference - New Orleans, LA
  • “Successful Aging and Disability” 
    American Counseling Association World Conference - San Antonio, TX
  • “The Relationship Between Health Status, Life Satisfaction and Humor as a Coping Mechanism: A Comparison of Studies”
    Alliance for Rehabilitation Counseling - St. Louis, MO
  • “Incorporation Spirituality into Rehabilitation Counseling”
    Alliance for Rehabilitation Counseling - St. Louis, MO
     

 

Dr. Cristina Jones