Ryan Reese, PhD

Assistant Professor, Counseling
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Office: 541-322-2021

Graduate & Research Center

Graduate & Research Center 115

650 SW Columbia Street

650 SW Columbia Street
Bend, OR 97702
Ph.D. Counseling & Counselor Education—University of North Carolina at Greensboro
M.Ed./Ed.S School Counseling & Guidance—University of Florida
B.S. Biopsychology—Western Washington University
Licensed Professional Counselor (OR)
Licensed Professional School Counselor (OR)
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Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

Reese, R. F. (2016). EcoWellness & guiding principles for the ethical integration of nature into counseling. International Journal for the Advancement of Counselling, 38, 345-357. doi:  10.1007/s10447-016-9276-5

Reese, R. F., Seitz, C. M., Stroud, D., Lehman, B., Caldwell, S., Ecklund, C., & Winn, A. (2016). YouTube nature preferences:  A content analysis study. Journal of Humanistic Counseling, 55, 183-199. doi:  10.1002/johc.12033

Reese, R. F., Myers, J. E., Lewis, T. F., & Willse, J. T. (2015). Construction and initial validation of the Reese ecowellness inventory. International Journal for the Advancement of Counselling, 37, 124-142. doi:  10.1007/s10447-014-9232-1 

Courses Taught: 

CMH/School Counseling Pre-Practicum (COUN 513)
CMH Practicum (COUN 514)

CMH/School Counseling Internship (COUN 515)

Developmental Perspectives in Counseling (COUN 531)

The Counseling Profession (School Counseling) (COUN 541)

Foundations of Clinical Mental Health Counseling (COUN 550)

Theories & Techniques in Counseling I (COUN 551)

Theories & Techniques in Counseling II (COUN 552)

Group Counseling Procedures I (COUN 571)

Cross-Cultural Counseling (COUN 581)

Foundations of EcoWellness (COUN 499/599)

OSU Cascades

Ryan is a licensed professional counselor (OR), licensed school counselor (OR), national certified counselor, and approved clinical supervisor. He is the program lead of the master of counseling program at OSU Cascades and is in private practice where he specializes in the integration of EcoWellness into counseling and therapy. Ryan developed the EcoWellness construct (Reese & Myers, 2012) and associated assessment (Reese et al., 2015) and is currently involved in a variety of scholarly activities related to the construct. He enjoys whitewater rafting, fly-fishing for steelhead, and spending time with his wife on the Oregon Coast.

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