Department of Counseling

Pawley Hall, Room 450J
456 Pioneer Dr.
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
(location map)
(248) 370-2018

Dr. Michael P. Chaney

Associate Professor & Coordinator of Addictions Specialization
Department of Counseling
435G Pawley Hall
(248) 370-3084

Please refer to the department website for advising hours.

Courses Taught

CNS500 Introduction to Counseling, CNS510 Multicultural Counseling, CNS578 Introduction to Chemical Dependency, CNS661 Techniques in Counseling, CNS666 Internship in Counseling, CNS668 Conceptual Models of Addiction, CNS678 Counseling the Chemically Dependent, CNS669 Legal and Ethical Issues: CNS, CNS670 Sociocultural Issues in CNS, CNS673 Advanced Groupwork, CNS679 Fieldwork in Addictions

Personal Information
Past-president (2010–2011), Association of LGBT Issues in Counseling; Certified HIV Prevention Specialist and Test Counselor

Research interests include process addictions, male body image, sexual orientation/gender identity and expression, and social justice and advocacy in counseling.

Georgia State University, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), May 2004, [Counseling]; Specialist in Education (Ed.S.) August 2001, [Professional Counseling]; Masters of Science (M.S.), May 2000, [Professional Counseling]; The Ohio State University, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), December 1996. Major/Minor: Psychology/Criminology

I am always willing to involve students in my research and writing. If you are interested do not hesitate to contact me.