Professional Bio

Education

  • Ph.D., Psychology, University of Dallas-Irving, 1996
  • M.A., Clinical Psychology, Duquesne University, 1980
  • B.A., Psychology and Philosophy (with honors), Drury College, 1977

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    Certifications and Expertise

    Practice Licensure

    • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), State of Colorado

    PracticeCertifications

    • Certified Employee Assistance Professional (CEAP)

    Professional Memberships

    • American Counseling Association (ACA)
    • American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)

    Research & Scholarship

    Recent Publications

    Bennett, S. (2012) Disillusionment and the Hardening of the Sacred Heart, Jesuit Higher Education: A Journal, Vol. 1, No. 2.

    Bennett, S. (2011) Ambiguities of Aging: Conversations with Our Parents and Our Elders, Human Development, Vol. 32, No. 4. Winter Issue.

    Bennett, S. (2010) Disillusionment and the Hardening of the Heart, Human Development, Vol. 31, No. 4, Winter Issue.

    Recent Presentations

    Bennett, S. "Disillusionment and the Hardening of the Sacred Heart" to the Ignatian Scholars Cohort Six Group hosted by Marie Friedemann. Denver, CO Platform.  November 21, 2013.

    Bennett, S. "Spiritual Therapeutics: Healing the Emotional Body - the Way of St. Francis and St. Claire" at the School of Spiritual Psychology. Benson, NC. Platform. September. 5-9, 2013.

    Reynolds, J., Bennett, S., Sablatura, P., & Medina, S. (2009, October). The Eros of Community: Transforming the Landscape of Counselor Education through Relational Leadership.  Content session conducted at the annual conference of the Association of Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES), San Diego, California.

    Bennett, S., & Medina, S. (2009, October).  Staying Alive in Supervision: Navigating the Treacherous Whirlpool of Thinking, Feeling and Willing.  Poster session conducted at the annual conference of  the Association of Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES), San Diego, California.

    Awards & Recognition

    Recognition

    • Alpha Sigma Nu Honorary Member, 2014
    • Counseling Advocacy Award, 2010

    Community Involvement & Service

    Service to the Community
    • Faith Formation Board, First United Church of Arvada
    Service to University & Profession
    • On Editorial Team of the Jesuit Higher Education (JHE) Online Journal
    • RHCHP Academic Council Member
    • Alpha Sigma Nu
    • Human Subjects Review Board (IRB)
    • Regis University Marketing Events, Representative
    • Regis University Faculty Search Committees, DCFT
    • Regis University Mission Committee
    • Regis University Marriage and Family Therapy Post Graduate Certificate Committee