Angela Waggoner, PhD

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences
  • Assistant Professor of Counseling
  • Chair, Department of Counseling
  • Program Coordinator, Professional School Counseling (MEd)


  • PhD, Counselor Education and Supervision, Liberty University
  • MA, Professional Counseling, Liberty University
  • BS, Human Services, University of Houston, Clear Lake

Courses Taught

Co-Taught at Liberty University:

  • Professional Counseling Internship (2 semesters)
  • Group Counseling
  • Ethical and Legal Issues in Counseling

Teaching Focus

  • Crisis and Trauma Counseling
  • Professional Identity
  • Internship/Practicum
  • Specialization: Crisis/Trauma Issues


  • Chi Sigma Iota, Rho Eta

Previous Academic/Professional Positions

HCU is first academic position in an institution of higher learning. I have previously been a fifth grade teacher and Jr High Counselor in Pasadena.

Additional Information

  • Volunteer on church media team
  • American Association of Christian Counselors, Inc. (AACC)
  • American Counseling Association (ACA)
  • Texas Counseling Association, TCA
  • American Mental Health Counselors Association¬†(AMHCA)
  • Association for Spiritual, Ethical, and Religious Values in Counseling (ASERVIC)
  • Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES)
  • Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network, RAINN
  • One Son
  • Interest/Hobbies: Traveling, Swimming