Andy Brown, Ed. D, LPC

Andy Brown, Ed. D, LPC has completed his doctorate in counseling psychology and is currently a licensed professional counselor. He has an extensive, educated, and experienced background in the field of health and wellness. Holding both a master’s degree in physiology, as well as a bachelor of science and a bachelor of arts degree in exercise science and religion, Dr. Andy Brown specializes in helping others. He uses a mixture of psychological therapies, as a theoretically integrative counselor and holds a number of advanced certifications. These certifications are in program management, behavioral coaching, strength training and conditioning, traumatology, hypnotherapy, as well as level one and level two certifications in eye movement desensitization reprocessing (EMDR), and brain spotting.

Dr. Brown has held national and world titles in the sport of powerlifting, and he enjoys live entertainment, travel and time with friends and family. He currently spends much of his time between North Carolina, Florida, and Chicago. He’s won numerous awards including the Stephen Shank Recognition Award for Learner Excellence — for five consecutive years from 2012-2016 — and the Capella Faculty of the Quarter Award in 2014. His dedication to learning and his commitment to excellence in his work allows him to help others in a more comprehensive, thorough, and empathetic way. From educating to counseling, Dr. Brown offers students and patients alike the knowledge and resources they need to understand the complexities of mental health in a clear and helpful way.