Mark Gerig

Professor of Graduate Counseling

Mark Gerig headshot
Designations

MA; PhD


Contact

 mark.gerig@indwes.edu


Department

Graduate Counseling


Resources

 Curriculum Vitae

Biography

Dr. Gerig has over 25 years of experience in counseling-related settings. In addition, he has served as the president of the Indiana Mental Health Counselors Association and a member of the AMHCA Professional Issues Committee. He has been honored as the 2005 AMHCA Counselor Educator of the Year and 2003 ICA Mental Health Counselor of the Year.

Interests

  • Wellness and Forgiveness
  • Counselor Professional Identity
  • Impact of Community Forgiveness Awareness Campaign
  • Enhancing Willingness to Forgive Through Group Forgiveness and Wellness Interventions
  • Stigmatization of Mentally Ill Among CMH Professionals
  • Foundations for Mental Health and Community Counseling (Pearson Prentice Hall, 2007)
  • "Receiving Gifts from Clients" (JMHC, 2004)

Degrees

  • BA
    1980, Purdue University
  • MA
    1983, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
  • PhD
    1991, University of Toledo
Indiana Wesleyan University
4201 S. Washington St.
Marion, IN 46953

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