Pub. date: 2008 | Online Pub. Date: June 25, 2008 | DOI: 10.4135/9781412963978 | Print ISBN: 9781412909280 | Online ISBN: 9781412963978| Publisher:SAGE Publications, Inc.About this encyclopedia
Hill, Clara E. (1948-)
Clara E. Hill, born on September 13, 1948, in Shivers, Mississippi, has contributed profoundly to counseling psychology through her innovations in counseling process and outcome research, development of models for teaching helping skills and for working with dreams, and creation of a qualitative research methodology. She has also received several of counseling psychology's highest honors. Hill completed her undergraduate degree in psychology and her master's and doctoral degrees in counseling psychology at Southern Illinois University. She then joined the Department of Psychology at the University of Maryland, where she is now a full professor. Important early career mentors include Bill Anthony, Bruce Fretz, Paul Schauble, and John Snyder; she has mentored numerous talented protégés, including Jean Carter, Rachel Crook-Lyons, Aaron Rochlen, Barbara Thompson, and ...