Director of Graduate Studies, Master of Professional Studies in Addictions Counseling Programs
- Equity and Diversity
- Family and social relationships
- Health conditions
Debra Wamsley, MA, is a resident faculty member and director of graduate studies for the master of professional studies in integrated behavioral health and the master of professional studies in addictions counseling programs at the University of Minnesota College of Continuing and Professional Studies.
Wamsley has developed integrated mental health and substance abuse curricula and academic programming, as well as provided counselor training. She has over 35 years of experience as a clinician and manager in the addictions field, where she delivered substance abuse clinical care for a range of clients.
Wamsley has worked with adolescents and adults facing substance abuse and co-occurring mental health concerns through a variety of stages, including prevention, primary care, and continuing care.