Joel Marc Filmore EdD

Dr. Joel M. Filmore is a counselor educator, professional counselor, researcher, author, trainer, and public speaker. Dr. Filmore has a Bachelor degree in Psychology from the University of Illinois at Chicago, a Master degree in Clinical Psychology from Roosevelt University, and a Doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from Northern Illinois University. Along with his private practice, he is currently a full-time Assistant Professor at Winona State University where he teaches in the CACREP-accredited graduate counseling program preparing others for a career in mental health and school counseling. He specializes in mood disorders, trauma & abuse issues/survivors, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, and intersex (LGBTQQI) issues, multiculturalism, sex-trafficking, sex offender issues, as well as addictions/substance abuse.