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Dr. Shay Carper

Dr. Shay Carper
Adjunct Professor

Ph.D., Counselor Education, Sam Houston State University (2019) 
M.A., Psychology, Houston Baptist University (2013) 
B.A., Psychology, University of St. Thomas (2010)

Dr. Shay Carper is a Counselor Educator and Licensed Professional Counselor.  She holds the Global Career Development Facilitator certification and her expertise in personal and career counseling have been utilized in higher education institutions, secondary education, community, and private settings.  Dr. Carper is regarded for local, state, and national presentations and is an advocate for mental health wellness. She resides in Houston, TX and enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, listening to live music, and visiting museums.  

Carper, S. (2019).  The lived experiences of Black master-level graduate students enrolled in predominately White counseling programs in Texas: A transcendental phenomenological approach. Doctor of Philosophy (Counselor Education), December, 2019, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas.

Carper, S., Sullivan, J. (2019). The melting pot that isn’t: The lived experiences of Black female graduate students attending a predominately White counseling program in Texas. Presentation, TCA 2019 Annual Conference.

Carper, S. (2019). Assessing and Addressing Implicit Bias. NCDA 2019 Conference. Houston, Texas.

Sullivan, J., & Carper, S. (2018). The melting pot that wasn’t: Exploring the lived experiences of Black college students attending predominately White institutions. Presentation, TCA 2018 Annual Conference.

Carper, S. & Hand, L. (2018). How to use cognitive complexity to improve your supervision. Presentation, TACES 2018 Annual Conference.