Thommi Odom Lawson, PhD, LPC, NCC

Thommi Lawson


Instructor, Myrtle Beach Metro
thomasinalawson@webster.edu 
(843) 497-3677  

 

 Education

 

 

Doctorate, Mercer University – Atlanta

Research Interests

Multicultural Counseling
Career Counseling
Online Counseling and Supervision

Biography

Thommi Odom Lawson, PhD, LPC, NCC is a core faculty member at Webster University – Myrtle Beach. Her research agenda focuses on improving the academic and psychosocial outcomes of nontraditional post-secondary students and aims to reform service delivery models that attract, support, and retain nontraditional students to achieve academic success. Dr. Lawson was recently awarded the 2016 Outstanding Professional Contribution to Knowledge Award by the Georgia College Counseling Association. In 2015, she was named an Emerging Leader by the American College Counseling Association. She has published and presented in the areas of multicultural counseling, career counseling, and online counseling and supervision.

Dr. Lawson earned her doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision at Mercer University – Atlanta and is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia and a Nationally Certified Counselor. She is a member of ACA and several of its divisions, including the American College Counseling Association, the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, and the Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development.