Dr. Hamblin earned her educational doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from the Argosy University, Sarasota Campus CACREP-accredited program; she is a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC), a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), and a North Carolina Board Approved Supervisor. She is an active member of the following professional associations: American Counseling Association (ACA), Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES), Licensed Professional Counselors Association of North Carolina (LPCANC), and Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (SACES).
Dr. Penny Hamblin is an assistant professor of counselor education at Montreat College. She served as an adjunct instructor for Montreat’s Clinical Mental Health Counseling program for a year before beginning full time in February of 2016. Dr. Hamblin’s clinical practice consists of individual, family, group, and marriage counseling specializing in treating the adolescent population. She is clinically certified in trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy and specializes in treating trauma clients.