Psychology & Counseling: Faculty & Staff

Jennifer Barna, Ph.D., NCC, ACS

Associate Professor
Program Director, PK-12 School Counseling
jbarna@marywood.edu
570-346-6211 x2328
McGowan 1028

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Counselor Education and Supervision (CACREP)

Virginia Polytechnic University - 2009

 

Master of Education in School Counseling (CACREP)

James Madison University - 2000

 

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Kutztown University - 1998

Research Interests

Innovative teaching strategies for school counselors in training; school counselors’ contributions to academic achievement; academic enablers; school counselor accountability


Jennifer Barna, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor, and the graduate Counseling Program Coordinator at Marywood University in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Dr. Barna is a National Certified Counselor, an Approved Clinical Supervisor, and is a certified PK-12 school counselor. Dr. Barna holds a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Her leadership roles include Past President of the Pennsylvania Counseling Association and  President of the Pennsylvania Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors. She has extensive experience working with elementary and middle school students in her previous positions as a professional school counselor and elementary crisis counselor.

Curriculum Vitae