Texas LPC Intern Association Leadership

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Summer Allen, Ph.D., LPC



Dr. Allen is the founder of the Texas LPC Intern Association and received her Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision from The University of Texas at San Antonio in 2018 and her M.Ed. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Augusta State University in 2014.  She is an Assistant Professor at Antioch University New England and a Licensed Professional Counselor.  Her clinical experience includes court-mandated treatment, custody concerns, parental alienation, criminal justice involvement, and trauma, anxiety, and depression.  Her research interests include the need for a strengths-based approach when working with those involved with the criminal justice system. Additionally, she is interested in the importance of peer mentorship for counselors-in-training.  Dr. Allen’s service efforts focus on the education and empowerment of novice counselors throughout the licensure process.