Skip to Content Skip to Footer

Staff Members

Counseling & Psychological Services
Clayton State University,
2000 Clayton State Blvd,
Morrow, GA 30260 - 0285
Phone: (678) 466-5406
Edgewater Hall, Room 245

Dr. Christine Smith

Dr. Smith joined the staff of CAPS as Director in 2007. She is a Licensed Psychologist and received her doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology from Ball State University. She has spent the majority of her clinical career working with young adults in university settings. Her clinical interests include the treatment of anxiety, such as Panic, OCD, and phobias. When working with students, she focuses on strengthening mental wellness coping skills. She is also very interested in policy implications of current local and national conversations regarding young adult mental health in the university setting.

Email: christinesmith@clayton.edu

 

Jennifer Bajune

Jennifer Bajune is the Administrative Assistant for Counseling and Psychological Services. She has several years of customer service experience. Her professional areas of interest include: working with students, clerical duties, and providing excellent service.

Email: jenniferbajune@clayton.edu

 

Keisha Tanner

Keisha Tanner is a Licensed Professional Counselor and serves as the Associate Director and Training Coordinator for Counseling and Psychological Services. She received her Master of Arts in Professional Counseling from Argosy University. Her professional areas of interest include sexual abuse and assault trauma, domestic violence, family dynamics, depression, anxiety, anger management and self-esteem. She also enjoys working with students through their transition as emerging adults, and helping them to establish their identity and independence.

Email: keishatanner@clayton.edu

 

Nicole Keating

Nicole Keating is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and serves as a counselor for Counseling and Psychological Services. She obtained her Master of Social Work from the University of Central Florida. Her professional areas of interest include: depression, self-esteem, impact of trauma, substance abuse, identity development, mind-body wellness, and GLBT issues. She enjoys working with a wide diversity of students and believes in collaborating with students to address their individual needs.

Email: nicolekeating@clayton.edu

Alexis Flen

Alexis Flen is a Licensed Associate Professional Counselor and serves as a counselor for Counseling and Psychological Services. She received her Master's in Education at University of West Georgia. She has clinical experience working with children, adolescents, and adults. Her professional areas of interest include: anxiety, depression, anger management, interpersonal relationships, self-esteem, family dynamics, managing stress and impact of trauma.

Email: alexisflen@clayton.edu

Veronica Arnold

Veronica Arnold is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who currently serves as a Professional Counselor at Clayton State University in the office of Counseling and Psychological Services. A graduate of Brown School of Social Work at Washington University in St. Louis, Mrs. Arnold has a passion for service and mental wellness, particularly for those often underrepresented due to race, socioeconomic status, and other factors that lead to opportunity gaps. Mrs. Arnold's therapeutic philosophy is based on "meeting students where they are," and combines evidence based practice in a realistic and approachable way, often usic therapeutic play, mindfulness, and art and music therapy interventions.

Email: veronicaarnold@clayton.edu

Bernard Duvivier

Bernard Duvivier is a Licensed Professional Counselor and serves as a counselor for Counseling and Psychological Services. He received his Master of Arts in Professional Counseling from Liberty University. His professional areas of interest include: anxiety, depression, anger management, interpersonal relationships, managing stress and impact of trauma.

Email: bernardduvivier@clayton.edu

Interns:

Naomi Stevenson

 

 

Kiana Jean-Baptiste

Kiana Jean-Baptiste is a master's level intern at CAPS and joined the office in Fall 2020. She is a student in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at Georgia State University and graduated from Spelman College with a bachelor's in psychology in 2019. Her professional areas of interest include depression, anxiety, self-validation, and the experiences of queer individuals and people of color. As a clinician, Kiana utilizes an intersectional perspective to focus on how factors such as culture might influence mental health outcomes.