Speaker

Dr. Heather Warfield

Dr. Heather Warfield

Bio and Qualifications:

Dr. Heather Warfield is an international counsellor educator with faculty appointments in both Australia and the USA. She completed her Ph.D. in Counselling & Counselor Education, with a cognate focus on international counselling, from North Carolina State University in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA. After graduation in 2013, she relocated to Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia to accept a continuing position in the School of Psychology and Counselling at the University of Southern Queensland (USQ) where she developed the postgraduate clinical supervision stream within the Graduate Certificate of Counselling (GCCO). Dr. Warfield now lives in New Hampshire, USA and maintains a fractional appointment at USQ as well as is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Applied Psychology at Antioch University in Keene, NH. She has written about international counselling, was a contributing author to Counselling Around the World: An International Handbook and has published and presented on the topics of ethical decision-making, clinical supervision, and counselling military veterans. Dr. Warfield is also an expert on contemporary pilgrimage journeys and is the author of Pilgrimage as Transformative Process by Brill Publishers and is the series editor for Pilgrimage Studies published by Peter Lang Publishers in Oxford. Dr. Warfield is a member of the American Counseling Association (ACA), the Association for Counsellor Education & Supervision (ACES), the Military & Government Counseling Association (MGCA), the Northeast Association of Counselor Education & Supervision (NARACES), the Society for Cross-Cultural Research, and the American Psychological Association (APA).