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University Counseling Center: Our Team


Jeanne McGowan, MSW, LCSW                             Amanda Kort, LPC
Director of University Counseling Services          Mental Health Counselor
Professional interests: college adjustment,        Professional interests:  Abuse/trauma,
anxiety and depressive disorders,                         mood and anxiety disorders, 
sexual assault and dating violence,                      adjustment issues/life transitions,
women's issues, LGBTQ population,                     relationship & family concerns, couples counseling,
non-traditional population.                                     grief, LGBTQ population.



Ruth Duran-Deffley, LMSW                                      C. Adam Hogue, LPC, NCC
Lead Mental Health Counselor                               Mental Health Counselor
Professional interests: eating disorders,              Professional interests: anxiety and depression, 
mood disorders, domestic/interpersonal              trauma, relationship issues, men's issues,
violence, working with parents, diverse                 LGBTQ concerns of care, substance use,
populations (fluent in Spanish),                              impulse control concerns.
trauma and crisis.                                                              


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(Aug. 13, 2015) — Jeanne McGowan recently joined Armstrong State University as director of the Counseling Center. With more than 25 years of experience, McGowan brings a wealth of knowledge to Armstrong’s campus. 

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