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Daun Kwag MA, Doctoral Candidate

I am a National Certified Counselor and am currently pursuing a PhD in Counselor Education and Practice at Georgia State University. I hold a Master of Arts degree in Mental Health Counseling and Behavioral Medicine from Boston University, and two Bachelor of Arts degrees in Violin Performance and English Literature.

My Story

I have had prior clinical experiences with culturally and clinically diverse clients in an emergency department, a university counseling center, and a behavioral health clinic. I have worked with individuals, couples, families, and facilitated group counseling sessions.

 

I center multiculturalism and social justice in her clinical practice and has been trained in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy approaches as well as utilizing Relational Cultural/Feminist Therapy with my clients. I firmly believe in the value of a strong therapeutic relationship with her clients and is passionate about empowering individuals to create the lives they want to live.

Education/Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D. Student) in Counselor Education and Practice: Georgia State University, GA

  • Master of Arts (M.A.) in Mental Health Counseling and Behavioral Medicine: Boston University, MA

  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Violin Performance and English Literature: Emory University, GA

 

Professional Affiliations

  • American Counseling Association (ACA)

  • American Mental Health Counseling Association (AMHCA)

  • Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development (AMCD)

  • Association for Assessment and Research (AARC)

  • Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES)

  • Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (SACES)

  • Chi Sigma Iota (CSI): Counseling Academic & Professional Honor Society International

Contact

I look forward to meeting you.

205- 615-1749