Department Chair of the Department of Counseling Psychology, Social Psychology, and Counseling
Sharon L. Bowman, PhD, HSPP, ABPP, LMHC is currently professor and chair of the Department of Counseling Psychology, Social Psychology and Counseling. She is a graduate of The Ohio State University (psychology BA); the University of Akron counseling (psychology MA); and Southern Illinois University – Carbondale (counseling psychology PhD). Her doctoral internship was completed in the counseling center at the University of Delaware. In addition, Dr. Bowman is a psychologist in private practice.
Dr. Bowman is Board certified in counseling psychology through the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP). She is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association (via Divisions 17 and 45), and a past president of the Society of Counseling Psychology, Division 17 of APA. She is currently a member of the Indiana State Psychology Board.
Dr. Bowman ‘s work is focused in areas of diversity (race and ethnicity, women’s issues, LGB issues), in mentoring and supervision, and in disaster and trauma psychology (she is a disaster mental health counselor with the American Red Cross). Dr. Bowman generally teaches doctoral courses in supervision and in advanced diversity, and master’s courses in mental health counseling and in practicum.