David Van Doren Associate Professor

  • Office Location: Winther 6040
  • Phone: (262) 472-1035
  • Email: vandored@uww.edu
  • Department(s): Counselor Education
David Van Doren

Education: Ed.D. Counselor Education - University of Maine

Certification and Licenses: Licensed Psychologist, Nationally Certified Counselor, Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor, Master Addiction Counselor, Licensed Professional Counselor

Clinical Areas of Interest: Domestic Violence/Anger Management, Chemical Dependency, Trauma

Research Areas of Interest: Process of becoming a counselor, Anger management, Trauma, Chemical Dependency, Childhood Maltreatment

Service Work - University/Community: UW-Whitewater Graduate Exceptions Committee, President - Wisconsin Association of Counselor Education and Supervision

Teaching Philosophy: "I want students to understand that counselor education is a lifelong process. We help provide a knowledge base, a foundation for what really is an evolutionary process. In counseling there are very few hard facts it is as much art as it is science."

Interests Outside of School: Running, soccer, music, swimming, biking

Favorite Quote: "So often times it happens... that we live our lives in chains. And we never even know we have the key." ~ D. Henley