Helping after Harvey

Counseling & Educational Psychology

As the Coastal Bend area recovers from Hurricane Harvey, the TAMU-CC Department of Counseling and Educational Psychology is applying its expertise toward helping those affected.

Post-Harvey counseling

Island University’s Counseling Program Supports Ingleside High School Students Post-Hurricane Harvey

Drs. Jennifer Gerlach, Kristina Nelson and Michelle Hollenbaugh formed part of a counselor response team that volunteered at Ingleside High School to support students who lost their homes or were otherwise affected by the hurricane.

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Harvey faculty/staff training

“Healing After Harvey” Sessions Help Island University Faculty and Staff Recognize Student Distress

Dr. Marvarene Oliver served as guest speaker in a session designed to help university faculty recognize signs to stress and trauma in students, and to equip them with ways to provide those students support.

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