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Joseph Stewart-Sicking, Ed.D.

Chair of Education Specialties Department, Professor of School Counseling
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University of Cincinnati
Doctor of Education, Counselor Education and Supervision, 2002
College Outstanding Student Award for Counselor Education

Virginia Theological Seminary
Master of Theological Studies, 2008

Xavier University
M.Ed. Counseling, 1997

Xavier University
B.S., Physics, Mathematics, 1995


Dr. Stewart-Sicking is a counselor educator whose research focuses on career counseling and integrating spirituality into counseling in pluralist contexts. He has published articles in the areas of counselor education and supervision, career counseling, counseling theory, religion and spirituality in counseling, and spiritual practice. He is also interested in competent school counseling practice with students with autism spectrum disorder. Dr. Stewart-Sicking has worked as a counselor and consultant in educational, addictions, and child/adolescent inpatient settings.


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Research Gate  

Recent Publication:

Stewart-Sicking, J. A., Fox, J. & Deal, P. J. (2019). Bringing Religion and Spirituality into Therapy: A Guide to Pluralist Practice. New York: Routledge.

Professional Associations

American Counseling Association
American Educational Research Association  
American School Counseling Association
Association for Counselor Education and Supervision
Association for Spirituality, Ethics, Religion, and Values in Counseling