Dr. Amy Milsom joined App State in 2019 as the Department Chair for Human Development and Psychological Counseling. She previously held faculty positions at the University of Iowa, University of North Carolina-Greensboro, and Clemson University. She received her bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees from The Pennsylvania State University and has experience as a middle and high school counselor in PA. Dr. Milsom possesses credentials as a licensed professional counselor supervisor and a K-12 school counselor. In 2017 she received the American Counseling Association Fellow award, recognizing her leadership and service in counseling.
Dr. Milsom is a past editor of Professional School Counseling and has served on numerous editorial boards, including Counselor Education and Supervision and the Journal of Counseling & Development. She currently serves as the Chair of the CACREP Board of Directors. Additionally, she chaired the 2016 CACREP Standards Revision Committee and has conducted CACREP site visits since 2002.
Dr. Milsom's research centers on career and college readiness and postsecondary transitions, with an emphasis on students with disabilities. Secondary research interests include school counselor preparation and professionalism in counseling. A complete listing of her publications and other work is available in her attached CV.
Title: Professor, Department Chairperson
Department: Human Development and Psychological Counseling
Email address: Email me
Phone: (828) 262-3133
Office address304C College of Education
Boone, NC 28608-2037