Christina M. Schnyders

Christina Schnyders, Ph.D., LPCC
Director, Graduate Program in Counseling and Human Development; Associate Professor of Counseling and Human Development

Education

  • B.A., Simpson University
  • M.A., Ashland University
  • Ph.D., Kent State University

Experience

  • Career Counselor, 1/18-Present, Malone University, Canton, Ohio
  • Counselor, 6/14-09/17, We Care Counseling, Inc., North Canton, Ohio
  • Addictions Counselor, 6/11-12/11, Alcohol and Addiction Program of Carroll and Tuscarawas Counties, Carrollton, Ohio and New Philadelphia, Ohio
  • Doctoral Student Supervisor, 1/11-5-11, Supervision of Counseling, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
  • Doctoral Student Counselor, 8/10-12/10, Advanced Individual Counseling Practicum, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
  • Life Skills International Counselor and Group Facilitator, 1/05-6/06, Transformation Network, Ashland, Ohio

Recent Scholarly Work

  • Schnyders, C. (2019).  Counseling emerging adults.  American Counseling Association Practice Briefs.  Manuscript in press.
  • Schnyders, C., & Lane, J. (2018).  Gender differences regarding parental and peer attachments in early emerging adult experiences.  Journal of College Counseling.
  • Schnyders, C., Rainey, J., & McGlothlin, J. (2018).  Parent and peer attachment as predictors of the perceived experiences of emerging adulthood.  Adultspan.
  • Schnyders, C. (2017).  Adult development.  In The SAGE Encyclopedia of Marriage, Family, and Couples Counseling (Vol. 1, pp. 47-51).  Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, Inc.
  • Schnyders, C. (2017).  Assertiveness.  In The SAGE Encyclopedia of Marriage, Family, and Couples Counseling (Vol. 1, pp. 80-84).  Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, Inc.
  • Schnyders, C. (2017).  Life transitions.  In The SAGE Encyclopedia of Marriage, Family, and Couples Counseling (Vol. 3 , pp. 961-965).  Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, Inc.

Recent Presentations

  • Schnyders, C. (November 2018).  Childhood Anxiety: Treatment Implications and Best Practices.  Presented at the Stark County School Counselors Association Fall Meeting, Canton, Ohio.
  • Bruns, K. & Schnyders, C. (October 2018).  Addressing Cultural Barriers through Supervision: A Collaborative Supervision Approach.  Presented at the biennial meeting of the North Central Association of Counselor Education and Supervision, Cleveland, Ohio.
  • Schnyders, C. (October 2017).  Collaborative Supervision: Bridging the Gap between Faculty and Site Supervisors.  Presented at the biennial meeting of the Association of Counselor Education and Supervision, Chicago, Illinois.

Teaching Assignments

  • Human Growth and Development 
  •  Theories and Techniques of Counseling I 
  • Theories and Techniques of Counseling II 
  • Spirituality and Religion in Counseling