Counseling Center Staff
Dr. Andrew J. Lee., Director
Biography coming soon.
Felice Nathans M.S.W., L.C.S.W., Managing Assistant Director
Ms. Nathans is the Managing Assistant Director for the Kean Counseling Center. She received her Masters Degree in Social Work, Post-masters Clinical Certificate and Doctoral coursework at New York University. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in New Jersey, Certified Social Worker in New York and a member of the Academy of Certified Social Workers. Ms. Nathans has extensive experience in the area of anxiety disorders and provides individual psychodynamic psychotherapy for the counseling center.
Kimberly Quinn, M.S.W., L.C.S.W., L.C.A.D.C., I.C.A.D.C. -Coordinator of Drug and Alcohol Assistance Services
Ms. Quinn is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor in New Jersey. She is also an Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. Ms. Quinn received her Masters Degree in Social Work from Boston University. She has extensive experience with mental health and substance abuse issues. As the Coordinator of Substance Abuse Services for the Counseling Center, Ms. Quinn provides assessment, treatment and alcohol programming for Kean University students.
Lori Barnett M.S.W., L.S.W., Therapist
Ms. Barnett is a Licensed Social Worker and part time therapist at the Kean Counseling Center. She received her Master’s Degree in social work from Kean University and is currently completing additional hours to receive her LCSW early 2012. As part of her master’s program, Ms. Barnett served as a social work intern/counselor at the counseling center for one year prior to being hired as a licensed professional and worked with a wide range of student concerns. Ms. Barnett has previous experience in group work and trauma while working as a social work intern/counselor to a group of human trafficking survivors. Ms. Barnett’s professional experience includes marketing and advertising in addition to social work. She spent over a decade working in three of the country’s largest advertising agencies creating nationally viewed television, radio and print advertising.
Susan James, D.O. - Psychiatrist
Dr. James attended medical school at Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, MO. She completed a Psychiatry residency at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Piscataway, NJ. She is a Diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry with board certification in Adult Psychiatry. Her professional background includes previous work as a Staff Psychiatrist at a State University’s Office of Student Health Services and at a Community Mental Health Center. Dr. Janes has an extensive medical background with her completion of an Emergency Medicine residency at Delaware Valley Medical Center in Langhorne, PA and experience as an Emergency Medicine Physician prior to becoming a Psychiatrist.
Olga Yero - Office Manager
Ms. Yero is the full time secretary and office manager at the Kean Counseling Center. She has completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice at Kean University. Her many years at Kean have allowed her to develop exceptional interpersonal and professional skills. Her friendly attitude and warm personality contribute to the center’s welcoming environment. Ms. Yero is an asset to our professional team.