Dr. Carol Gegenheimer earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Arizona State University in 1996. She successfully completed her Master of Counseling in Marriage and Family Therapy at the University of Phoenix in 2000. After receiving licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist and as an Independent Substance Abuse Counselor, Carol continued her education at Capella University. She completed her PhD. in General Psychology in 2008. Carol's doctoral dissertation focused on resilience in young adults maltreated as children. In July 2011 she completed the Advanced Certificate of Graduate Studies in the Treatment of Trauma, Abuse, and Deprivation from Ottawa University. Carol is a member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapist, the American Counseling Association, and the American Psychological Association. Carol is an active adjunct faculty and teaches psychology at the doctoral level. Carol is a past president of Psi Omega Pi, the University of Phoenix Chapter of Chi Sigma Iota, Counseling Academic & Professional Honor Society International.
Carol enjoys scrapbooking in her spare time and growing iris.