Dr. Briana Perkins is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in North Carolina. She is also a certified Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association (EAGALA) practitioner, a Natural Lifemanship Certified Counselor (NLC-C) and a doctoral graduate from the University of the Cumberlands (PhD in Leadership and Counselor Education and Supervision).
Dr. Perkins completed a Master’s Degree in Counseling and Development at Winthrop University in 2015. Prior to Winthrop University, Perkins completed a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at Saint Bonaventure University in 2013.
She has been counseling using Equine Assisted Psychotherapy, walk/talk therapy and traditional counseling since 2014 working with a variety of issues ranging from trauma to depression in both adults and children.
Briana Perkins receiving the SCCA 2018 Outstanding Counselor Award at the 54th Annual Conference
Neurobiology and Equine Assisted Psychotherapy
Military Veterans Response to Counseling Treatments
The Effects of Equine Assisted Psychotherapy on ADHD symptoms in adolescents
Heart Rate Variability during Equine Assisted Psychotherapy
2016 - 2019
University of the Cumberlands
Doctorate of Leadership
Specialty in Counselor Education and Supervision
2013 - 2015
Masters of Education
Counselor Education and Supervision
2009 - 2013
Saint Bonaventure University
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
National Board for Certified Counselors
American Counseling Association
South Carolina Counseling Association
2018-2019 Parliamentarian and Registration Coordinator
Equine Assisted Growth And Learning Association
Chi Sigma Iota Honor Society