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Jennifer Barrow

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Assistant Professor, Counselor Education Program
(919) 530-6353
(919) 530-7522
2131 H. M. Michaux, Jr. School of Education Building


Assistant Professor, Counselor Education Program
School Counseling Program Coordinator
Department of Allied Professions


Dr. Jennifer Barrow is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a National Certified Counselor, and a veteran professional school counselor. Dr. Barrow serves as Assistant Professor in the Department of Allied Professions at North Carolina Central University where she heads the School Counseling Program. With over 10 years of professional school counseling experience in rural, urban, and Title 1 public high schools, Dr. BarrowÂ’s research and practice interests focus on the enhancement of school counseling, in particular professional development and role enhancement. Dr. Barrow regularly presents at state, regional and national conferences on a variety of school counseling-based topics including: school counselor collaboration with stakeholders, improvement of the training of counselors, and school-based violence.

Research Interests

Enhancement of School Counseling
School Counselor Professional Development
Counseling Children and Adolescents
Crisis Response in Schools
School/Community Collaboration in Counseling
School Counselor/Teacher Classroom-based Collaboration
Post-Graduate Supervision of School Counselors
School Violence/Students in Gangs


PhD North Carolina State University 2011
MS East Carolina University 2002
BS Guilford College 1999
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