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Psychology Department Faculty & Staff 


The mission of the Southern Nazarene University Graduate Programs in Counseling is to educate and prepare students to assist diverse populations as competent, ethical, and self-reflective practitioners. As a university rooted in the Wesleyan theological tradition, we shape our students to value hospitality, curiosity, and compassion, emphasize a relational-developmental model, and promote service and social justice.

Department of Psychology and Counseling Faculty and Staff



Ron Wright Ph.DRon Wright, Ph.D.
 Chair, Department of Psychology and Counseling, Professor
 Clinical Psychologist, Fuller Theological Seminary


Paul Jones Ph.DPaul Jones, Ph.D.
 Director, Graduate Programs in Counseling, Associate Professor
 Clinical Psychologist, Fuller Theological Seminary


Scott Drabenstot, Ph.D.Scott Drabenstot, Ph.D.
 Director, Graduate/Undergraduate Research
 Assistant Professor
 Licensed Professional Counselor, University of Oklahoma

Anna Harper, Ph.D.Anna Harper, Ph.D.
 Assistant Professor
 Bowling Green State University



Scott Secor, M.S.Scott Secor, M.S.
 Assistant Director, Graduate Programs in Counseling-Bethany
 Licensed Professional Counselor, Southern Nazarene University


Kim Roach, M.A.Kim Roach, M.A.
 Assistant Director, Graduate Programs in Counseling-Tulsa
 Licensed Professional Counselor, Southern Nazarene University


Allyson Greenhill Administrative Assistant-BethanyAllyson Greenhill
 Administrative Assistant-Bethany



Adrian Livingston
 Administrative Assistant-Tulsa




Our Nazarene Heritage
Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university - a service of the Church of the Nazarene. Located on a 40-acre campus just west of Oklahoma City, SNU grew out of several small colleges committed to training people for service to God and their fellow man. More than 32,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world. Read About Our Heritage