Shane Haberstroh EdD

Associate Professor , University of Texas at San Antonio

Shane Haberstroh, Ed.D. is an associate professor and Doctoral Program Director in the Department of Counseling at the University of Texas at San Antonio. He is a past president for the Association for Creativity in Counseling (ACC), and served on the founding board of ACC. He is currently ACC’s representative to the Governing Council, and the Governing Council liaison for the research and knowledge committee of ACA.  Dr. Haberstroh serves as Associate Editor for the Journal of Creativity in Mental Health.  He has published a co-edited book and numerous articles and book chapters primarily focused on Developmental Relational Counseling, online counseling, creativity in counseling, and addiction treatment & recovery.  His collaborative research project on relational competencies won the 2010 Texas Counseling Association Research Award, and his collaborative publication on assessment practices in counselor education programs was recognized with the 2014 AARC/CORE Outstanding Outcome Research Award.  Dr. Haberstroh began his career in 1992 as a residential technician in a 28 day drug treatment program and has worked as a counselor and supervisor in addiction treatment centers, private practice, and criminal justice settings. He has been a counselor educator since 2003 and he joined the faculty at the University of Texas at San Antonio in 2004.