Dr. Chelsea Greer

Dr. Chelsea Greer

Dr. Chelsea Greer

Assistant Professor

Location: QH 320

Education:

August 2014 Ph.D., Counseling Psychology

Virginia Commonwealth University, APA-accredited

Dissertation: A workbook to promote forgiveness for ingroup congregational offenses.

May 2011 M.S., Counseling Psychology

Virginia Commonwealth University, APA-accredited

Thesis: Violations of the divine: Forgiveness of ingroup transgressors within church congregations of the Christian faith.

May 2009 M.A., School and Community Counseling

Michigan State University, 2009, CACREP accredited 

December 2004 B.S., Psychology

Rochester College

Courses:

General Psychology 

Abnormal Psychology 

Tests & Measures 

Approaches to Psychotherapy

Careers in Psychology

Field Experience

Individual Studies: Research and Teaching Assistants

Selected Publications:

Currier, J. M., McDermott, R. C., Hawkins, D. E., Greer, C. L., & Carpenter, R. (2018). Seeking help for religious and spiritual struggles: Exploring the role of mental health literacy. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 49(1), 90-97.

Greer, C. L., Worthington, E. L., Gartner, A. L., Jennings, D. J., Van Tongeren, D. R., Lin, Y., Lavelock, C., Greer, T. W., Ho, M. Y. (2014). Forgiveness of in-group offenders in Christian congregations. Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, 6, 150-161. DOI: 10.1037/a0035186

Greer, C. L., Worthington, E. L., Jr., Lin, Y., Lavelock, C. R., Griffin, B. J. (2014). Efficacy of a Self-Directed Forgiveness Workbook for Christian Victims of Within-Congregation Offenders. Spirituality in Clinical Practice, 1(3), 218-230.  

Greer, C. L., Greer, T. W., Worthington, E. L., Jr., Miller, A. J., Van Tongeren, D. R., Toussaint, L., & Exline, J. (2012). Religion and fairness, justice, and forgiveness in organizational settings. In Peter C. Hill and Dik (Eds.), Religion and fairness, justice, and forgiveness in organizational settings (pp. 201-222). Charlotte: Information Age Publishing.  

Selected Presentations:

Greer, C. L. (2019, March). The Psychology of Forgiveness: Research and Application. Continuing Education Workshop presented at the annual Southeastern Psychological Association conference. Jacksonville, FL.

Moorehead, A. P., Owen, H. T., & Greer, C. L. (2016, April). Forgiveness, Religiosity, & Depression. Poster presented at the annual Southeastern Psychological Association conference. New Orleans, LA.

Greer, C. L. & Worthington, E. L., Jr. (2013, November) Forgiving in Religious Communities. Presentation at the CAPS East Division annual conference. Virginia Beach, VA, November 8-9, 2013.

Curriculum Vita