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Amber Randolph

Amber Randolph Profile

Contact Information

Name:Amber Randolph
Title:Associate Professor, Program Chair
Department:Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Year Started:2016
Phone Number:(847) 628-1109


Ph.D., Counselor Education and Supervision, Ohio University, Athens, OH, 2012
M.S.Ed., Professional Counseling, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI, 2009
Certificate in Gerontology, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, La Crosse, WI, 2009
B.S. Psychology and Minor in Human Development, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Green Bay, WI, 2005


Dr. Amber Randolph is the Program Chair of the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program at Judson University.  She is a Board Certified Counselor, as well as a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Professional Educator (School Counselor) in Illinois.

Prior to joining Judson, Dr. Randolph was a faculty member and Program Chair of the Graduate Counseling Program at Saint Xavier University in Chicago. She has also worked as a School Counselor and Clinical Counselor. Dr. Randolph's research interest include grief and loss counseling, wellness, spirituality, and the clinical preparation of counselors.  She holds a certificate in Gerontology from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and sits on the Executive Board of the Association for Adult Development and Aging, a division of the American Counseling Association.  Dr. Randolph enjoys involving students in research and professional presentations.

In her free time, Dr. Randolph enjoys spending time with her husband, Kevin, and son, Nathaniel.  As Wisconsin natives and relatively new transplants to the Chicagoland area, they enjoy exploring all that this area has to offer.


Kepic, M., Randolph, A. L., & Hermann-Turner, K. Care for caregivers: Understanding the need for caregiver support. ADULTSPAN. Manuscript in press.

Linscott, J., Randolph, A. L., & Mayle, T. (2016).  The impact of spirituality on wellness for Appalachian older adults. ADULTSPAN, 15(2), 96-108. doi: 10.1002/adsp.12024

Randolph, A. L., Hruby, B. T. & Sharif, S. (2015). Counseling women who have experienced pregnancy loss: A review of the literature. ADULTSPAN. 14(1), 2-10.
doi: 10.1002/j.2161-0029.2015.00032.x

Glance, D., Fanning, G. G., Schoepke, A. L., Soto, W. & Williams, M. A. (2012). Gatekeeping in counselor education. American Counseling Association VISTASOnline 2012 edition.

Professional Societies or Affiliations

American Counseling Association
Association for Adult Development and Aging (Member-at-Large, Membership)
Association for Counselor Education and Supervision
North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision

Northwest Suburban Alliance on Domestic Violence
Illinois Counseling Association
Member-First United Methodist Church in Glen Ellyn, IL

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