Janelle Bettis

Janelle Cox

Janelle M Cox ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Dept of Counseling

Phone 301-860-3315 jbettis@bowiestate.edu

Main Campus Proctor Bldg


  • EdD, Counselor Education and Supervision
  • MA, Community Counseling
  • BA, Psychology

Areas of Expertise

Home-based counseling, social justice/advocacy, clinical supervision, community mental health


Dr. Janelle Cox is also a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC), Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS), Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC), and Board Approved Clinical Supervisor in the State of Maryland.  Dr. Cox has her Master of Arts in Community Counseling and Doctorate of Education in Counselor Education and Supervision. Dr. Cox has experience working with children, adolescents and adults with a myriad of diagnoses such as  bipolar, depression, anxiety, ODD, ADHD. Research interests include home-based counseling, social justice/advocacy, HBCU students, public policy/legislation, African American women’s issues, and qualitative research methods. Dr. Cox currently serves as a Co-Chair of the CSJ Social Justice Curriculum Taskforce, Committee Member of the ACA Public Policy Committee, Ad Hoc Review for Counselor Education and Supervision Journal and Editorial Board Review for The Journal of Counselor Preparation and Supervision.

Research Interests

Home-based counseling, social justice/advocacy, clinical supervision, public policy/legislation, counselors-in-training, community mental health, African American women’s issues, qualitative research methods

Service Interests

Faculty Evaluation Committee, Professional Dispositions

Memberships / Affiliations