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Laurie Wilson
Counselor/Assistant Education Specialist
Office for Students with Disabilities
Counseling and Career Services

Office: 270B Owen Hall
Phone: 218-281-8587

Resume: resume pdf


  • Provide personal, academic and career counseling services in conjunction with the UMC Counseling and Career Services Center
  • Participate in and/or lead various campus programming efforts in conjunction with the counseling program and/ or other Student Affairs efforts
  • Coordinate services to students with disabilities at UMC
  • Provide consultation to UMC faculty, staff and departments on disability issues and services
  • Facilitate and implement the work of the UMC Committee on Access for Persons with Disabilities

Membership in Professional Organizations:

  • Northwestern Minnesota Counselors Association
  • Minnesota School Counselors' Association
  • Association of Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD)
  • American Counseling Association
  • Minnesota College Personnel Association

Committee Membership: 

  • UMC Committee on Access for Persons with Disabilities
  • Academic Probation Planning Committee
  • Sexual Assault Prevention Task Force
  • Past participation in the UMC Retention Committee, First Year Seminar Committee, Orientation Committee

Awards and Honors:

  • UMC Professional & Administrative Distinguished Service Award
  • NWMCA Postsecondary Counselor of the Year
  • International Student Service Award
Educational Background:
  • M.A. in Counseling, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota
  • B.A. in Social Work, Moorhead State University, Moorhead, Minnesota
  • Numerous continuing education courses and workshops including Level III Glasser Reality Therapy training

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