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Jaimie Stickl Haugen

Clinical Assistant Professor in Counselor Education

Phone: (757) 221-2053
Email: [[jehaugen]]
Areas of Expertise: School Counseling, Student Belonging, Equity in Education, Legal & Ethical Issues in School Counseling, Assessment and Instrument Development


Dr. Jaimie Stickl Haugen is a clinical assistant professor in the Counselor Education program at William & Mary. She is a licensed Professional School Counselor in New York and Colorado, a Licensed Professional Counselor (Colorado), a National Certified Counselor, and an Approved Clinical Supervisor.

Dr. Stickl Haugen is passionate about bridging the research to practice gap through community-engaged research and intentional research dissemination. Her research interests connect with the common thread of school counselor development as it relates to (a) anti-racism and equity in education, (b) cultural considerations in student belonging, and (c) youth suicide. Dr. Stickl Haugen also focuses on integrating best practices in instrument development to support the creation and refinement of high-quality, culturally responsive assessments and counseling outcome research. She has published in peer-reviewed journals such as Professional School Counselor, Journal of Counseling & Development, Counselor Education and Supervision, and the Counseling Outcome Research and Evaluation.

Dr. Stickl Haugen is actively involved and holds leadership roles in a number of state and national professional counseling organizations including the American School Counselor Association, the Colorado School Counselor Association, and the Association for Assessment and Research in Counseling. She has also served on the editorial board for the Counseling Outcome Research and Evaluation journal and the official journal of the Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision.


Ph.D. in Counseling and Counselor Education, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
M.A. in School and Community Counseling, Regent University
B.S. in Elementary Education, Grove City College

Activities and Honors

Best Practices in Research Award for Faculty, American Counseling Association (2023)

Sink Award for Outstanding Co-authored Publication in Journal of School-Based Counseling Policy and Evaluation (2021)

Co-Chair of the Scholarly Grants Committee, Association for Assessment and Research in Counseling (2018-Present)

Post-Secondary Vice President, Colorado School Counselor Association (2020-2023)

Editorial Board Member, Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development (2023-Present)

Association for Assessment and Research in Counseling Emerging Leader (2017-2018)

Selected Publications

Stickl Haugen, J., Waalkes, P., Burgess, M., & Swindle, P. (2023). ‘It’s like losing a family member’: School counselors’ experience with student suicide. Journal of Counseling & Development, 101(4), 449-460.

Stickl Haugen, J., Sutter, C. C., Tinstman Jones, J. L., & Campbell, L.O. (2022). Teachers as youth suicide prevention gatekeepers: An examination of suicide prevention training and exposure to students at risk of suicide. Child & Youth Care Forum

Stickl Haugen, J., Bledsoe, K., Burgess, M., & Rutledge, M. L. (2021). Framework of anti-racist school counseling competencies: A Delphi study. Journal of Counseling & Development.

Stickl Haugen, J., Waalkes, P., & Lambie, G. W. (2021). A national survey of school counselors’ experiences with student death by suicide. Professional School Counseling, 25(1), 1-11.

Lambie, G. W., & Stickl Haugen, J. (2021). The Assessment of School Counseling Competencies as a tool to support school counseling students, supervisors, and training programs. Professional School Counseling, 25, 1-10. 

Stickl Haugen, J., Sutter, C., Tinstman Jones, J. , & Campbell, L. O. (2020). The Teacher Expectations and Values for Suicide Prevention Scale: Confirmatory factor analysis and validation. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention 

Stickl Haugen, J., & Chouinard, J. (2019). Transparent, translucent, opaque: Exploring the dimensions of power in culturally responsive evaluation contexts. American Journal of Evaluation, 40, 376-394.

Stickl Haugen, J., Wester, K., & Wachter Morris, C. (2019). The need to belong: An exploration of belonging among urban middle school students. The Journal of Child and Adolescent Counseling. 

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