Name: Rebecca D. Webster, PhD, LPC
Title/Position: Department Chair, Social & Behavioral Sciences and Director, Graduate Studies
Discipline: Counselor Education and Supervision, Teaching K-8, Endorsement for M.S. English, and School Counseling K-12
Year Hired: August 2012
Education: Ph.D. Counselor Education and Supervision, Regent University 2012
MATS Theological Studies, Southwestern Christian University 2016
M.Ed. Guidance and Counseling, University of Central Oklahoma 2002
B.S. Of Elementary Education, University of Central Oklahoma 1993
Professional Organizations and Affiliations:
American Mental Health Counselors Association; Oklahoma Counseling Association; Oklahoma Mental Health Counselor Association, President; Chi Sigma Iota; Association of Biblical Counselors; and Society of Pentecostal Studies.
Area/s of Specialty: Developmental Psychology, Counseling, Empathy, Research, and Education
Courses Taught: PSYC 1113 - General Psychology
PSYC 2013 - Positive Psychology
HDBV 2113 - Introduction to Human Services
PSYC 3113 - Dynamics of Small Group Counseling
PSYC 3213 - Child & Adolescent Psychology
PSYC 3443 - Psychology Research Methods
PSYC 3533 - Introduction to Counseling
PSYC 4023 - Dynamics of Troubled Families
PSYC 4113 - Issues and Ethics in the Helping Profession
PSYC 4133 - Theories of Personality
PSYC 4223 - Abnormal Psychology
PSYC 4413 - Dealing with Loss and Grief
PSYC 4333 - Psychology of Religion
PSYC 4993 - Behavioral Science Practicum
SOCL 1113 - Introduction to Sociology
SOCL 3103 - Social Psychology
SCOL 3443 - Aging and Gerontology
Office Location: LLC 236 and R 104
Campus Phone Number: 405-789-6771
Email Address: Rebecca.firstname.lastname@example.org
Office Hours: Tuesday/Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Research Interests: Development across the lifespan, empathy, institutionalization maltreatment, death and the grieving process, spiritual formation in children and adult
Ethics and the Professional Counselor, Oklahoma Counseling Association, Mid-Winter Conference 2016, February 25-26, 2016.Sheraton Reed Conference Center, Midwest City, Oklahoma.
Kingdom Living in Crazy Times, Messianic Jewish Alliance of America Heartland ’16 Regional Conference, November 17-20, 2016, Grapevine, Texas.
Webster, R.W. (2012). The Relationship Between Media Violence, Gender, and Empathy Formation in Middle School Adolescents. Regent University.
Webster, R.D. (2016). 40 Days with the Holy Spirit [Review of the book 40 Days with the Holy Spirit, by Jack Levison]. Pneuma, Volume 38, Issue 1-2, pages 224 – 225. doi: 10.1163/15700747-03801018.
Rus, A. V., Tomuletiu, E. A., Cross, D. R., Purvis, K. B., Pennings, J. S., & Webster, R. (2016). Comparisons of Emotional and Behavioral Problems Reported by Parents and Teachers in Three Ethnic Groups Living in Romania: A Pilot Study. Manuscript submitted to Revista de Cercetare si Interventie Sociala [Review of Research and Social Intervention].
Rus, A. V., Parris, S. R., & Stativa, E., Cojocaru, S., Bejenaru, A., Webster, R., & Wente, J. (in production; 2017). An Introduction to Maltreatment. In Rus, A. V., Parris, S. R., & Stativa, E. (Eds.), Child Maltreatment in Long-Term Residential Centers: History, Research, and Current Implications (pp.) New York: Springer
Mission/Passion: To spread the Gospel through a life reflective of the character of my Creator
Favorite Bible Verse:
The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not want… Psalm 23
Personal Interests: Reading, writing, researching, music, people watching, parasailing, quilting, crocheting
Hometown: Mena, Arkansas