Core Faculty

The faculty represent a breadth of clinical and scholarly interests and their formal training is distributed between the two traditional specialties of clinical and counseling psychology. 

The Core Faculty are comprised of faculty from the Department of Psychology in the College of Arts & Sciences and the Department of Counseling & Instructional Sciences in the College of Education & Professional Studies. The two department chairs oversee the efforts of the Director of Clinical Training and the Associate Director of Clinical Training, who oversee the administration of the CCP program. 

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Faculty Name, Affiliations & Roles Email

Joseph Currier, Ph.D.

  • Discipline: Clinical Psychology
  • CCP Director of Clinical Training
  • Assistant Professor
    Department of Psychology
    College of Arts & Sciences

 

 

jcurrier@southalabama.edu 

Benjamin D. Hill, Ph.D.

  • Discipline: Clinical Neuropsychology
  • CCP Psychological Assessment Coordinator
  • Associate Professor
    Department of Psychology
    College of Arts & Sciences

 

 

bdhill@southalabama.edu 

Elise Labbe-Coldsmith, Ph.D.

  • Discipline: Clinical Psychology
  • Professor & Chair
    Department of Psychology
    College of Arts & Sciences

 

 

elabbe@southalabama.edu

Jennifer Langhinrichsen-Rohling, Ph.D.

  • Discipline: Clinical Psychology
  • Director, Gulf Coast Behavioral Health & Resiliency Center
  • Professor
    Department of Psychology
    College of Arts & Sciences
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor
    Department of Psychiatry
    College of Medicine

 

 

 

jlr@southalabama.edu

Krista Mehari, Ph.D.

  • Discipline: Clinical Psychology - Child/Adolescent
  • Assistant Professor
    Department of Psychology
    College of Arts & Sciences
 

Ryon McDermott, Ph.D.

  • Discipline: Counseling Psychology
  • CCP Associate Director of Clinical Training
  • Assistant Professor
    Department of Counseling & Instructional Sciences
    College of Education & Professional Studies

 

 

rmcdermott@southalabama.edu

Phillip Smith, Ph.D.

  • Discipline: Clinical Psychology - Adult
  • Associate Professor
    Department of Psychology
    College of Arts & Sciences
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor
    Department of Psychiatry
    College of Medicine

 

 

 

pnsmith@southalbama.edu

Tres Stefurak, Ph.D.
  • Discipline: Counseling Psychology 
  • CCP Evaluation Coordinator
  • Associate Professor & Chair
    Department of Counseling & Instructional Sciences
    College of Education & Professional Studies
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor
    Department of Psychiatry
    College of Medicine

 

 

jstefurak@southalabama.edu

Kim Zlomke-Rodriguez, Ph.D.

  • Discipline: Child Clinical/Pediatric  Psychology
  • USA Psychological Clinic Director
  • Associate Professor 
    Department of Psychology
    College of Arts & Sciences

 

 

kzlomke@southalabama.edu