Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Assistant Professor

Interim Program Coordinator, School Counseling


Education

Argosy University, Northern Virginia- Ed.D. in Counselor Education & Supervision, 2018

  • Medaille College, Certificate in Advanced Graduate Studies: Mental Health Counseling, 2013
  • The City University of New York, Brooklyn College- M.S.Ed. in School Counseling, 2012
  • The City University of New York, Brooklyn College- M.S.Ed. in Teaching Students with Disabilities, 2010
  • The City University of New York, Hunter College- B.A. in History, Minor in Africana, Puerto Rican and Latino Studies, 2008

The City University of New York, Medgar Evers College- A.A in Liberal Arts and Mass Communications, 2005 

Professional Credentials

Certified School Counselor- New York, New Jersey, Maryland, District of Columbia and DoDEA

Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)- District of Columbia

National Certified Counselor (NCC)

Board Certified Telemental Health Counselor (BC-TMH)

Teaching Specialties

School Counseling, Mental Health Counseling, Consultation and Collaboration, Ethical and Legal Issues in Counseling, Group Counseling and Practicum/Internship

Research Interests

Clinical supervision in school counseling, supporting military-connected students, ethical and professional issues in school counseling and telemental health.

Affiliations

American Counseling Association (ACA)

Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES)

American School Counselor Association (ASCA)

National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC)

Biography

Taqueena Quintana is a Certified School Counselor, Licensed Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor and Board Certified Telemental Health Provider. She has over a decade of experience in K-12 settings in various capacities including teaching and school counseling. As an LPC, Taqueena has also provided mental health counseling services across populations and settings including military installations, in-home, online, psychiatric institutions, community mental health clinics and substance abuse facilities. Taqueena is dedicated to supporting and preparing emerging school counselors in serving students within 21st century schools. She graduated from Argosy University in 2018 with an Ed.D. in Counselor Education & Supervision and from The City University of New York-Brooklyn College in 2012 with a M.S.Ed. in School Counseling. Taqueena is a 2017 NBCC Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) fellow and current ASCA Special Interest Network Facilitator in School Counseling Supervision.

Taqueena currently lives in Columbia, SC with her husband and beloved shorkie. Her research interests include clinical supervision in school counseling, supporting military-connected students, ethical and professional issues in school counseling and telemental health.