About Our Staff
Robin Cook-Nobles, Ed.D., Director of the Counseling Service
Robin has been working at the College since 1986. She has a particular interest in Black female development, in human development in general, and in a variety of ethnic/cultural issues and concerns. She received her undergraduate degree from Boston College, her masters degree from Teachers College,Columbia University, and her doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology from Boston University. Previously, Robin has worked at the Boston University and Howard University Counseling Services, and has taught the Psychology of Women at Wheelock College and Human Development and Diversity at Antioch New England Graduate School.
Angela Guerrero, LICSW, Angela is the Assistant Director of the Counseling Service and Coordinator of Training
Alex Prior, LICSW, Staff Social Worker
Wendy Huang, Ph.D. Staff Psychologist
Wendy is a licensed psychologist and received her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Iowa. She received her BA from Occidental College and her M.S in Counseling Psychology from the University of Oregon. Prior to coming to the Stone Center, Wendy was at the Counseling Center at the College of the Holy Cross. She has also worked at South Bay Mental Health, Cambridge Eating Disorders Center, Counseling and Psychological Services at the University of California, Berkeley, and the Counseling Center at Arizona State University. Her clinical interests include women's issues, eating disorders, multicultural and feminist therapy.
George Ellsworth, M.D. Consulting Psychiatrist
George is also the Director of the Consultation/Liaison Psychiatry Service at Metro West Medical Center in Framingham. He is Board Certified in Adult and Geriatric Psychiatry. He has a Bachelors Degree in Biological Science from Kansas State University and studied History as an exchange student in Germany. While at Harvard Medical School, he spent some elective time at the Student Health Service. During his psychiatry residency at Harvard and his work in the Public Health Service, he focused on community mental health programs. Throughout his career, he has been involved in the education of medical students and residents. In his private practice of psychodyamic and psychopharmacological therapies are patients of all ages and patients with medical illnesses.
Jane Ward R.N., M.S.N., C.S., Board Certified Psychiatric Clinical Specialist
Jane provides psychopharmacology and psychotherapy to students with a wide variety of social, emotional and psychiatric issues. Her professional background includes extensive experience at Mclean Hospital and Lahey Clinic, where she primarily treated adolescents and adults. She treated a variety of disorders such as, anxiety, thought, mood, eating, substance abuse, and body image. She received her Bachelors degree from Northeastern University, and a Masters degree from Boston College in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing. She is also presently a part-time faculty member at Regis College supervising student nurses who are fulfilling their clinical responsibilities.
Marion Russell, M.D., Consulting Psychiatrist
Marion completed her medical degree at Boston University School of Medicine, her internship in psychiatry at Brigham and Women's Hospital and her psychiatry residency at Boston Medical Center. She received her undergraduate degree in Biological Science from the University of Vermont. During medical school and residency Marion published articles on adolescent preventive medicine, eating disorders and women's mental health. She spent her final year of psychiatry training at Boston University Student Health Services and has an interest in treating young adults with a wide range of mental health disorders.
Sue has returned to the Stone Center for her second year. She is a licensed psychologist from Sydney, Australia where she specialized in adult mental health and cognitive behavior therapy. Sue worked for several years in Sydney in both community mental health and also in her own private practice before moving to Boston. Sue is currently pursuing licensure here in the US and is completing her Psy D at the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology while working at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Her particular areas of interest include grief and loss, coping with illness, relationship difficulties, anxiety, depression and women's issues.
Lauren is a psychology intern who received her M.A. from the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology, where she is currently pursuing her doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology. She has previous experience working on an inpatient unit, community mental health setting, and at a high school. Lauren’s interests include adolescent/emerging adult identity development, professional development, self-care, compassion as well as CBT approaches to anxiety, and depression.
Kelsey is a MSW social work intern at the Stone Center. She has three years of clinical work experience at McLean psychiatric hospital where she specializes in women’s mental health treatment and dialectical behavior therapy. She currently works there running DBT groups as a part of a residential program on a part-time basis. Her areas of training include working with women with complex PTSD and interpersonal trauma, eating disorders and body image issues, anxiety, depression, bipolar, gay/ lesbian issues, as well as adjustment difficulties. Kelsey has also worked as a medical clinical social worker in a primary care office. Kelsey is currently in her final year of her Master’s program at Salem State University.
Kimberly is a counseling psychology intern at the Stone Center. Her clinical interests include working with students of color, LGBTQ students, and students with marginalized social identities. She has previously counseled as an intern at Massachusetts College of Art and Design and as a clinical case manager in a New York City transitional housing program. Kimberly is a third-year student in the Boston College counseling psychology doctoral program. As a member of the Institute for the Study and Promotion of Race and Culture (ISPRC) under Dr. Janet Helms, Kimberly studies intergroup dialogue, mental health stigma among Black Americans, and multiracial identity development.
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