Dr. Jane Fink

Dr. Jane Fink

Title: Director of Counseling and Accessibility Services
Dept/Program: Smucker Learning Center
Office: A-130
Phone: 330-684-8767
Fax: 330-684-8734
Email: jfink@uakron.edu
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Biography

Dr. Jane M. Fink is the full-time Director of Counseling and Accessibility Services for Wayne College students. She has been an adjunct instructor at Wayne College since 2000 and has taught on the Akron campus in the Departments of Social Work and Counseling. Dr. Fink received her doctorate in Counseling Education and Supervision from The University of Akron. Dr. Fink is licensed by the State of Ohio Counselor and Social Worker Board as a Licensed Independent Social Worker Supervisor (LISW-S) and Professional Clinical Counselor Supervisor (PCC-S). She has twenty four years of clinical experience with clients in private practice settings, community mental health agencies, in-patient settings, and a university counseling center.

Dr. Fink offers personal counseling to assist students with issues that may interfere with personal growth and academic success. Her philosophy as a psychotherapist for over twenty years is to look at emotional, physical and developmental challenges as normal human experiences. Dr. Fink helps people focus on their strengths and learn to cope with challenges that interfere with their quality of life. She offers counseling to deal with a wide range of mental health issues such as anxiety, depression, relationship issues, stress management, dealing with loss and life transitions and a variety of areas to enhance personal growth and development. As the ADA Coordinator, Dr. Fink helps design individual programs and services for qualified students with documented disabilities.