Wayne State University

George Patrick Alexander Parris

George Patrick Alexander Parris
Coordinator & Assistant Professor
323 College of Education

Office Hours: Thursday 3:00 - 7:00 p.m. or by appointment.

(313) 577-1619
(313) 577-5235

  • PhD in Rehabilitation Counseling
  • MA in Rehabilitation Counseling
  • BA Honors in Psychology and Religion
  • Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CCRC)
  • License Professional Counselor (LPC)
  • Senior Disability Analyst and Diplomate (ABDA)


  • Coordinate Rehabilitation Counseling Program
  • Advise students
  • Principal Investigator for the Rehabilitation Services Administration Long-Term Training Rehabilitation Grant
  • Teach courses in Rehabilitation Counseling and Counselor Education programs


Treating Trauma and PTSD: Integrating Narrative Therapy and Motivational Interviewing
Parris, G. 2012   National Council on Rehabilitation Educators