Mya VaughnAssistant Professor of Rehabilitation Counseling
BS in Psychology, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
MS in Rehabilitation Counseling, Maryville University
Ph.D. in Rehabilitation Counselor Education, Michigan State University
Foundations of Rehabilitation Counseling, Mental Health and Rehabilitation Service Systems, Rehabilitation System, Advanced Helping Skills/Practicum
Sexuality & Disability, Multicultural Counseling Issues
When I’m Not Teaching
I enjoy spending time with family and friends.
Ancis, J.R., D’Andrea, M., Bryant, R., Hammond, C., Riser, S., & Vaughn, S. (2011). Counselors for Social Justice position statement on the development of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-5th ed. (DSM-5) and proposed draft revisions to DSM disorders and criteria.
Boston, Q., Vaughn, M., Robertson, S., Fuerth, K., & Baldwin, B. (2011). Multicultural counseling and cultural beliefs in rehabilitation counseling: Implications for practice and advocacy. Rehabilitation Counselors & Educators Journal, 4(2), 33-40.
Boston, Q., Vaughn, M., Pitt, J., Soldner, J.L., Turner-Whittaker, T., & Robertson, S. (2011). Promoting multicultural competencies in early career rehabilitation counsellor supervisors. Australian Journal of Rehabilitation Counseling, 17(1), 36-45.
Bynum, F., Boston, Q. Vaughn, S., Pitt, J., Smith-Augustine, S., & Waldrum, S.(2012). Chronic disability and women of color: Implications for rehabilitation professionals. Accepted for Publication: Rehabilitation Counselors and Educators Association Journal.
Toporek, R.L., & Vaughn, S.R. (2010). Social Justice in the training of professional psychologists: Moving forward. Training and Education in Professional Psychology, 4(3), 177-182.
Vaughn, M., & Boston, Q. (2010). Predicting employment outcomes among women of color with psychiatric disabilities. Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation, 33(1), 27-37.doi:10.3233/JVR-2010-0513