Jill Perry View All Faculty
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Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • Graduate Counseling

Degrees Received

  • M.S. in Counseling, 1994, Shippensburg University
  • B.S. in Business, 1992, West Virginia Wesleyan College

Licenses and Certifications

  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
  • National Certified Counselor (NCC)
  • Certified Advanced Alcohol & Drug Counselor (CAADC)
  • Fully trained in Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR)

Courses Taught

  • Behavioral/Process Addictions
  • Theories of Counseling
  • Advanced Mental Health Skills
  • Social & Cultural Foundations

Work Experience

  • Professor of Graduate Counseling, Geneva College, Beaver Falls, PA (as needed) 2015 – present
  • Owner, Operator & Counselor at JP Counseling & Associates, LLC, Beaver, PA 2012—present
  • Gateway Rehabilitation Center 1995-2014; positions included counselor, clinical supervisor, director


  • Regular presenter for providers and community member regarding substance use, mental health and co-occuring disorders.


  • Toastmasters International—Distinguished Toastmaster
  • Beaver County Drug Abuse Coalition
  • Beaver County Gambling Coalition
  • Beaver County System of Care (past Chair)

Personal Interests

I work hard to balance my professional and personal lives, although they often intersect.  Outside of my mission to make the world a better place for everyone, I enjoy writing, spending time with my family and am currently “trying” to learn Spanish.