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Ed Neukrug

  • Ed Neukrug
  • Professor
  • Counseling & Human Services
  • 110 Education Building
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-6497
  • eneukrug@odu.edu
  • Born and raised in New York City, Dr. Ed Neukrug obtained his B.A. in psychology in 1973 from SUNY Binghamton, his M.S. in counseling from Miami University of Ohio in 1974, and his doctorate in counselor education from the University of Cincinnati in 1980. After teaching and directing a graduate program in counseling at Notre Dame College in New Hampshire, he accepted a position at Old Dominion University, in Norfolk, Virginia where he currently is a Professor of Counseling and former Chair of the Department of Educational Leadership and Counseling. In addition to teaching, Dr. Neukrug has worked as a counselor at a crisis center, an outpatient therapist at a mental health center, an associate school psychologist, a school counselor, and as a private practice psychologist and licensed professional counselor. Dr. Neukrug has held a variety of positions in local, regional, and national professional associations in counseling and human services. In addition, he has published numerous articles and has received a number of grants and contracts with school systems and professional associations. Dr. Neukrug has written over 60 articles and chapters in books and has published 8 books, including: (1) Counseling Theory and Practice, (2) The World of the Counselor (4th. ed.), (3) Experiencing the World of the Counselor: A Workbook for Counselor Educators and Students (4th ed.), (4) Theory, Practice and Trends in Human Services: An Introduction to An Emerging Profession (5th ed.), (5) Skills and Techniques for Human Service Professionals, (6) Skills and Tools for Today's Counselor's and Psychotherapists, (7) Essentials of Testing and Assessment for Counselors, Social Workers, and Psychologists (3rd ed.), and (8) Brief Orientation to Counseling: Professional Identity, History, and Standards (go to www.brookscole.com). He is also General Editor of the two volume Encyclopedia of Theory in Counseling and Psychotherapy. In addition to his books, Dr. Neukrug has been developing an interactive and animated website entitled Great Therapists of the Twentieth Century. If you get a chance, visit the site which can be accessed at his home page: www.odu.edu/~eneukrug.
  • Education

    University of Cincinnati , 1980
    Major: Counselor Education
    Degree: Ed.D.
    Miami University (Ohio) , 1974
    Major: Counseling
    Degree: M.S.
    SUNY At Binghamton , 1973
    Major: Psychology
    Degree: B.A.
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Associate School Psychologist
    Sponsoring Organization: Expired:NH
    Licensed Professional Counselor
    Sponsoring Organization: VA
    Licensed Psychologist
    Sponsoring Organization: MA
    National Certified Counselor
    School Counselor
    Sponsoring Organization: Expired:NH
    Human Service Board Certified Practiioner
    Sponsoring Organization: Center for Credentialing in Education
    Date Obtained: 2008-03-01
  • Expertise

    Conflict Resolution
    Ethics / Professional Issues / Marriage and Family Issues / Counseling / Therapy / Testing and Assessment
    Counseling
    Ethics / Professional Issues / Marriage and Family Issues / Counseling / Therapy / Testing and Assessment
    Ethics
    Ethics / Professional Issues / Marriage and Family Issues / Counseling / Therapy / Testing and Assessment
    Family
    Ethics / Professional Issues / Marriage and Family Issues / Counseling / Therapy / Testing and Assessment
  • College of Education Tonnelson Award, Darden College of Education
  • 2011: Tonelson Award, College of Education
  • 2011: Faculty Advisor, Honorable Mention in ACA Ethics Competetion, American Counseling Association
  • 2010: Faculty advisor, 1st place in ACAs Ph.d. ethics competition
  • 2010: Teaching with Technology Award, Old Dominion University
  • 2010: University Professor, Old Dominion University
  • 2010: President's Awards, National Organization of Human Services
  • 2009: Faculty advisor, 2nd place finish in ACAs Ph.D. ethics competition
  • 2008: Faculty advisor, 2nd place in ACAs Ph.d. ethics competition
  • 2008: Nominated by ODU for SCHEV Award, Old Dominion University
  • 2008: Nominated, College of Edcuation, University Tonelson Award
  • 2007: Nominated by College of Education for SCHEV Award , Old Dominion University
  • 2007: Outstanding professional contribution, Southern Association of Human Services
  • 2006: Instructional Publications Awards. College of Education, Old Dominion University
  • 2005: Counselor Educator of the 1980s, University of Cincinnati. Award for most achieved counselor educator based on decade of graduation (1980s)
  • 2001: Old Dominion University Designated Faculty to Teach in Japan (Summer of 2001). Chosen, based on proposal, from a number of faculty proposals., Old Dominion University
  • 2000: Nominated by College of Education for State Council on Higher Education of Virginia Award, College of Education
  • 2000: Teletechnet Faculty Member of the Year Award (Distance Learning Award) , Old Dominion University
  • 2000: Tonelson Award , College of Education for Teaching, Service, and Research
  • 1999: Presidential Development Research Award, National Organization of Human Services Education. For Development of NOHSE Ethical Guidelines
  • 1997: Certificate of Appreciation, National Organization of Human Service Education for service on the editorial board
  • 1995: Lifetime Honorary Member of Alpha Delta Omega, National Society of Human Service Education
  • 1994: Certification of Appreciation, Virginia Counselors Association for outstanding service on the behalf of the Association and the counseling profession. Specifically, for being Division Council Chair and the continued development of a student division of VCA
  • 1994: Faculty Scholars Award, Darden College of Education
  • 1994: President's Award, National Organization of Human Service Education (NOHSE) for the development of the Ethical Code of Ethics for NOHSE
  • 1993: Certificate of Appreciation, Virginia Counselors Association for outstanding service on the behalf of the Association and the counseling profession
  • 1993: Faculty Scholars Award, Darden College of Education
  • 1992: Faculty Scholars Award, Darden College of Education
  • 1991: Certificate of Recognition , Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision for achievement in and contribution to the field of counselor education and supervision. Research Grant Award
  • 1989: Graduate Division Award of Appreciation , Notre Dame College for development and directorship of counseling program
  • 1989: Outstanding Newsletter Award (NHACD), American Association for Counseling and Development
  • 1984: Recognition for Outstanding Research , American School Counseling Association
  • 1980: Counselor Education Dissertation Award , University of Cincinnati
  • 1979: University Graduate Scholarship , University of Cincinnati
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Faculty Innovator Grant
    Sponsoring Organization: Center for Learning Technologies
    Date: March, 2011 - April, 2012
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Neukrug, E.
    For development of twelve video clips representing twelve counseling theories
    Sponsoring Organization: Brooks/Cole Publishing
    Date: 2006 - 2006
    Investigators:Neukrug, E.
    ollaboration Across Majors: Teaching Students Production Skills and Counseling Skills
    Sponsoring Organization: The Center for Learning Technologies, Old Dominion University
    Date: 2003 - 2004
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Schwitzer, A.; Neukrug, E.; Nicholas, K.
    Teaching Across Borders: International Counseling in Human Services
    Date: 1999 - 2000
    Investigators:Neukrug, E.
    Types of Counseling of Human Services Educators, Practitioners, and Students
    Sponsoring Organization: The National Organization of Human Service Education
    Date: 1999 - 2000
    Investigators:Neukrug, E.
    Transforming School Counseling
    Sponsoring Organization: Dewitt-Wallace Foundation
    Date: 1997 - 1998
    Investigators:Neukrug, E.; Horton Parker, R.
    Drug-Free Schools and Communities Counselor Training Grants Program
    Sponsoring Organization: Federal Department of Education
    Date: 1991 - 1992
    Investigators:Neukrug, E.; Thompson, R.
    Ethics of Counselor Educators
    Sponsoring Organization: Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision
    Date: 1991 - 1991
    Investigators:Neukrug, E.; Schwab, R.
    Youth Risk Prevention Program with Chesapeake Schools
    Sponsoring Organization: Chesapeake Schools and Guidance and Counseling Program
    Date: 1991 - 1991
    Investigators:Neukrug, E.
    Cognitive development and its relationship to empathic responding and personality variables of undergraduate human service majors and graduate counseling students
    Sponsoring Organization: Summer Research Grant
    Date: 1990 - 1990
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Neukrug, E.