Ph.D., LPC, NCC, EMT Mary Sanderfer Stull



Dr. Mary Sanderfer Stull is a licensed professional counselor in the state of Virginia and has clinical experience working with individuals, couples and families. She studied undergraduate psychology at the University of Louisville, earned her master’s degree in counseling at Regent University, and completed her Ph.D. in Counselor Education & Supervision at Old Dominion University. In addition to counseling endeavors, she earned her certification as a nationally certified emergency medical technician and volunteered with the Kempsville Rescue Squad.

As a scientist-practitioner, Sanderfer Stull has worked in a variety of clinical settings in the behavioral health field, to include outpatient, day treatment, residential, alternative school, EAP, and other community agencies. She has maintained several leadership positions in the community, serving as a supervisor, clinical director, and behavioral health advisor. As children and military families have been her primary focus, she enjoys working with a variety of clinical populations.

Sanderfer Stull’s areas of research interest include children and adolescents, mental and physical health, addiction, and military related topics.  Inside the classroom, she loves to be creative and facilitate practical learning. Outside of the classroom, she enjoys Christian discipleship, spending time with family and friends, physical fitness and traveling.

Meet Our Faculty

Anna Ord, Psy.D.

M.S. in Psychology Program Director

Assistant Professor

Cassandra D. Page, Psy.D.

Psychological Services Center Director

Associate Professor

Jennifer Ripley, Ph.D.


Rosemarie S. Hughes Endowed Chair of Christian Thought in Mental Health Practice

Anderson B. Rowan, Ph.D.

Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology Program Director


James N. Sells, Ph.D.


Rosemarie S. Hughes Endowed Chair of Christian Thought in Mental Health Practice

Jacqueline R. Smith, Ed.D.

Counseling Department Chair

Clinical Counseling Programs Director

Associate Professor

Rachel Stephens, Psy.D.

Psychological Services Center Assistant Director

Assistant Professor

Ingo Tophoven, Ph.D.

Counseling Ministries Department Chair

Ph.D. in Counseling & Psychological Studies and M.A. in Pastoral Counseling Programs Director

Assistant Professor

Amy Trout, Psy.D.

M.A. in Human Services Program Director

Principal Lecturer

Cyrus Williams, Ph.D.

Ph.D. in Counselor Education & Supervision Program Director




Mandy Baraka, Ph.D.
Ashley Bauman, M.A.
Andreas Bienert, Ph.D.
Evelyn Biles, D.Min.
Gary Collins, Ph.D.
Michelle Colon, M.A.
Joseph DeLong, D.Min.
LaShauna Dean, Ph.D.
Carissa Dwiwardani, Ph.D.
Gabriel Dy-Liacco, Ph.D.
Michael Franks, Psy.D.
Crista Gambrell, Ph.D.
Susan George, Psy.D.
Beth Gerhard-Burnham, Ph.D.
Todd Grande, Ph.D.
Mary Cate Guman, Ed.D.
Penny Hamblin, Ed.D.
Emily Hervey, Psy.D.
Kurtis Hooks, MPH
Jonathan Hoover, Ph.D.
Teri Hourihan, Ph.D.
Judith L. Johnson, Ph.D.
David Jones, Ed.D.
Kristen Kansiewicz, M.A.
Brenda Keck, Ph.D.
John Kennedy, Ph.D.
Matthew Konst, Ph.D.
Shannon Kuschel, M.S.
Robert Kuschel, M.S.
Jeremy Lelek, Ph.D.
Jennifer Linnekaste, Ph.D.
Kimberly Lokeman, Ph.D.
Paul Loosemore, M.A.
Jessica McCleese, Psy.D.
Jennifer McCurrach, M.A.
Elena McSwain, Psy.D.
Dixie Meyer, Ph.D.
Raymond Nairn, Ph.D.
Lynn Olson Page, Ph.D., ABPP
Stephen Parker, Ph.D.
Annie Phillips, Ph.D.
Jeremy Ruckstaetter, Ph.D.
Suhad Sadik, Ph.D.
Mary Sanderfer, Ph.D.
Scott Sautter, Ph.D.
Corie Schoeneberg, Ph.D.
Erynne H. Shatto, Ph.D.
Kaitlyn Stafford, Ph.D.
Katlin Ternes, Psy.D.
Deanna Towns, M.A.
Amanda Trent, Psy.D.
Lee Underwood, Psy.D.
Linda Vermooten, Psy.D.
Jerry Vuncannon, Ph.D.
Jay Wiles, Psy.D.
Latasha Williams, Ph.D.
Melissa Windham, Ph.D.
Everett Worthington, Ph.D.
Mark Yarhouse, Psy.D.