EAP Personnel - Columbia

Employee Assistance Program
102 Parker Hall
Columbia, Missouri 65211
Phone: (573) 882-6701
Fax: (573) 884-4936

James Hunter, EAP Director

HunterJD@Missouri.edu
Master of Science, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Kansas State University
Master of Social Work, University of Missouri-Columbia
Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Practice Areas

  • Work Analysis
  • Quality of Work Life
  • Organizational Effectiveness
  • Performance Management
  • Training & Development
  • Selection & Placement
  • Sensation/Perception
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Alcohol/Substance Use
  • Marriage/Family/Couples
  • Individual Development
  • Information & Referral

Margaret Wilson, Office Manager

WilsonMargaret@Missouri.edu


Jean Kirch-Holliday, EAP Practitioner

Kirch-HollidayJ@missouri.edu
Bachelor of Science in Education, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Master of Education in Counseling Psychology, University of Missouri-Columbia
Licensed Professional Counselor

Practice Areas

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Grief/Loss
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Wellness
  • Rape, Abuse and Trauma
  • Alcohol/Substance Use
  • Information and Referral
  • Parenting Issues (single, grandparents, raising grandchildren, parenting children with special needs, foster and adoptive children, co-parenting, step parenting, etc.)
  • Life Stage Transitions for Coping with Changes (divorce, long-distance relationships due to military, incarcerated family member, caregiving, etc.)
  • Managing Emotions at home or work

Lecreshia M. McKinney, Graduate Research Assistant

lmm147@mail.missouri.edu
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, University of Missouri-Columbia
Master of Education in Counseling Psychology, University of Missouri-Columbia

Practice Areas

  • Emotional/Affective Concerns
  • Phase of Life Problems
  • Family and Social Relational Problems
  • Grief and Loss
  • Women's Issues

Richard W. Thoreson, Professor Emeritus – Educational, School & Counseling Psychology

ThoresonRW@Missouri.edu
BA & MA, University of Minnesota in Psychology
Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, University of Missouri-Columbia
Licensed Psychologist

Practice Areas

  • Substance abuse prevention and early intervention in older workers
  • Prescription drug misuse
  • Co-occurring substance abuse and mental illness
  • Ethical issues in psychology
  • Gestalt therapy
  • Couples counseling
  • Men’s issues
  • Health promotion for older workers
  • Supervisory training on substance abuse in the work place
  • Therapy supervision

Reviewed 2014-07-24.