About Our Staff

Core Staff

 

Robin Cook-NoblesRobin 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 GuerreroAngela Guerrero, LICSW, Angela is the Assistant Director of the Counseling Service and Coordinator of Training

Angela's professional interests are body/mind issues, trauma treatment, women issues and the socio-political use of race as a tool for oppression in a capitalistic society.  She works as a consultant for the Llamanos help line from the Rape Crisis Center, MA, and the Elizabeth Friedman Center in Pittsfield, MA.  Angela promotes Latino American music, and does recitals of poetry to promote Spanish-speaking writers.  Angela received her Bachelor's in Fine Arts from Rhode Island School of Design, where she majored in Textile Design.  She then completed her MSW in Clinical Social Work at Simmons College.  Later, she specialized in family therapy at The Family Center in Somerville under the guidance of David Kantor, PhD. Prior to Wellesley College, Angela worked as Counselor/Minority Liaison at Bentley College.  Before that she held employment as Educational Counselor for Aspira, Inc of Pennsylvania; as a family Coordinator at the Family Center in Somerville, MA, and as a Clinical Social Worker at the Family Health Center in Worcester, MA.
 
 

Alex PriorAlex Prior, LICSW, Staff Social Worker

Alex is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with a M.S.W. from Simmons School of Social Work and a B.A. in English from Northwestern University.  Prior to Prior coming to the Stone Center, she worked in an outpatient trauma clinic with individuals and families.  Her experience there included working with children and adults with histories of sexual violence, difficulties with depression, anxiety and substance abuse.  In her private practice, Grove Street Counseling in Wellesley, Alex works mostly with young adults and adults in individual and couples therapy.  Her primary interests include sexual assault, gay/lesbian issues, parenting, and cross-cultural differences in identity development. 
 
 

Wendy HuangWendy 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 EllsworthGeorge 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 WardJane 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. 

 

 

Photo of Marion RussellMarion 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.
 

 

Adjunct Staff

 

Photo of Eleanor Fulton

Eleanor Fulton

Eleanor is a licensed clinical psychologist with a Psy.D   from the Florida Institute of Technology. She completed her internship at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and her postdoctoral work at Bentley University Counseling Center. She also completed postdoctoral training in Neuropsychology through Tufts New England Medical Center at Bournewood Hospital. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings including: day treatment programs, community mental health, university counseling centers, and most recently, group practice. She has specialized training in cognitive behavioral, systems, and psychodynamic therapies.  Her clinical interests include: women’s issues, anxiety, depression, relationships, grief/loss, self-esteem and identity development, and eating disorders.

 

Trainees


Photo of Sue MorrisSue Morris

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 Pudalov

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 Dunn PhotoKelsey Dunn

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.
 

Kim Ashby PhotoKimberly Ashby

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.


 

Christine Sullivan PhotoChristine Sullivan

Christine is a social work intern at Wellesley. She received her undergraduate degree from Saint Anselm College and is in her final year of her MSW program at Simmons College. Prior to coming to the Stone Center, Christine worked in a substance abuse detox center for young adults, and at a residential program for women with trauma and mental illness. Christine has experience with Dialectical Behavior Therapy, as well as with trauma, substance abuse and mental illness.  Her particular areas of interest include trauma, anxiety, and women's issues.
 


 

 

 

Office Staff
 

Janneen Alves  Office Manager 
Cindy Verdelli Office Assistant 

 

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Announcements

The Counseling Service will be seeing students until 4:30pm on
Fri., Dec.19th.
 

Urgent care Counseling support will be available on Dec. 22nd & 23rd.
 

The office will reopen on Mon., Jan. 5th at 8:30am.

 

After-Hours, Holiday & Break Counseling Emergency #'s

 

Counseling Service x2839;
Campus Police x5555;
RD on Duty;
or go to the Emergency Room at Metro West Medical Center (Leonard Morse Hospital)
67 Union Street, Natick
508-650-7400

 

Fall Groups & Workshops!

 

Contact Us

Stone Center Counseling Service
Robin Cook-Nobles, Ed.D.
Director

106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481
Hours: M-F 8:30-4:30

Tel: 781-283-2839
Fax: 781-283-3769

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