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Counseling Services

Location and Staff

Campus Location
232 English/Counseling Services Building
Manhattan, KS 66506
Fax: 785-532-3932
To contact us email--counsel@ksu.edu
Email Policy
Counseling Services Building
Hours of Operation:
Counseling Services is open weekdays from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Mental health consultation is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, by calling our office number (785-532-6927).

During school breaks, including summer, our hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Dorinda Lambert

Dan Larson, Ed.D.


Laurie Wesely

Laurie Wesely, Ph.D.

Associate Director-Clinical Director

Cliff Rone

Cliff Rone, Ph.D.

Training Director


Carol Marden

Carol Marden

Public Service Administrator III

Technology Coordinator


Counseling Staff

Chris Allen 

Chris Allen, M.Ed.

Psychology Intern

 Teresa DePratt

Teresa DePratt, M.S.

Psychology Intern

Casie Duplissey

Casie Duplissey, M.A.

Psychology Intern

Oscar Escobar

Oscar Escobar, M.A., M.S.Ed.

Psychology Intern

Kendal Kershner

Kendal Kershner, Psy.D.


Missy King

Melissa King, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Heather Smith

Jay Middleton, M.A.


Melissa Miller

Melissa Miller, M.A.

Licensed Professional Counselor 

Kodee Walls

Kodee Walls, Ph.D.


Outreach Staff

 Wendy Barnes

Wendy Barnes, Ph.D.

Online Programs Coordinator


Support Staff



Becky Burks

Becky Burks, B.S.

Office Administrator


File Coordinator

Becky Burks

Roxanne Ochs

Student Assistant

Counseling Services Staff