Dr. Rebekah R. Pender's primary area of research interest is centered on chronic pain and play therapy. Additionally, she is also interested in body image and self-esteem in adolescents.
Ph.D,, Counselor Education and Supervision
Internship in Counseling I & II
Internship LPC Option
Counseling Across the Lifespan
Child & Adolescent Counseling
Theories of Counseling
Pender, R., Webber, J. M., Mascari, J. B. (Spring, 2015). Using play to help children cope with chronic pain: A new role for counselors. VISTAS.
Pender, R., Webber, J.M. (March, 2015). Playing through the pain. Play Therapy, 10(1), 10-15.
Areas of Expertise
Childhood chronic pain
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