Dr. Michele E. Caruso, LPC
Dean of Student Services; Director of University Counseling Center; Assessment Coordinator for Student Affairs; Assistant Professor
Dr. Caruso earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and master’s degree in counselor education from the University of New Orleans as well as a doctorate in counseling from Mississippi State University. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She has been a part of the Nicholls State University team since summer 1996.
Candace N. Park, M.A., LPC, NCC
Phone: 985 448-4091
Ms. Park earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of New Orleans. She obtained her master’s degree in Counseling with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from East Tennessee State University. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor as well as a National Certified Counselor.
Erin Shapiro, M.Ed., NCC, Counselor Intern
Phone: 985 449-7123
Ms. Shapiro earned her master’s degree in counseling from the University of New Orleans after earning her bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University. She is a Nationally Certified Counselor and is currently working toward Licensed Professional Counselor status.
Administrative Assistant 4
Ms. Coulon is a former Nicholls student who has worked at Nicholls since 1995. She serves as administrative support for all of Student Services in addition to the UCC.