Rebecca J. Milner PhD

Assistant Professor, East Tennessee State University

Rebecca Milner, PhD, LPC, is an Assistant Professor in the East Tennessee State University Counseling Program and serves as the clinical mental health counseling concentration coordinator. Dr. Milner has several years of clinical experience working at a university counseling center and a hospital. She has given numerous professional presentations, with particular expertise in crisis intervention and suicide risk assessment, mindfulness, diversity and social justice. She has collaborated on projects such as a book chapter, presentations, formal publications, and implementing a sustainable university program in Intergroup Dialogue. She was the student winner of the 2014 DEAP Award through the JMU Office of the President Diversity Enhancement Award Program.  In 2015, she was awarded the Humanistic Advocacy and Social Justice Award and the Humanistic Dissertation Award, presented by the Association for Humanistic Counseling. She is passionate about domestic and international service-learning.