Reality Check Fact #2

Over 50% of PSU students report having 4 or fewer drinks each week, if they drink at all.

Fact taken from 2009 NH Higher Education on line Alcohol and Drug Survey at PSU.

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Jennifer Whitcher

Jen came to PSU as a part-time counselor in September 2011.

Her credentials are:

  • Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor
  • M.Ed. — Plymouth State University, New Hampshire
  • B.A. — Elmira College, Elmira, New York

Biographical data:

Originally from New York State, Jen moved to NH in 1999.  Jen has worked in the field of mental health for 10 years.  Her approach to counseling derives from emphasizing Humanistic Theory, Relational Cultural Therapy, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.  In addition to working at the PSU Counseling and Human Relations Center, Jen also works in private practice in Gilford, NH, and is a certified yoga teacher at The Practice Room in Meredith, NH.  Jen also has an interest in combining yoga techniques with traditional therapy approaches. 

Jen enjoys practicing yoga, cycling, painting, playing the flute, watching movies, and spending time with her family and her two dogs.

In Plymouth Magazine

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Faculty Forum: Irene Cucina

Professor Irene Cucina has been teaching in the Department of Health and Human Performance since 1998. Prior to coming to Plymouth State, she had a rewarding career as a high school health and physical education teacher and coach in Newton, MA. Her commitment to students and learning has been recognized by her peers through a [...]

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Another Way to Serve

“It was like moving to a foreign country with a completely different culture,” says PSU student Patrick O’Sullivan. The 26-year-old veteran isn’t referring to his time in Iraq as a motor transport operator in the Army Reserve. He’s talking about coming home. O’Sullivan joined the Army Reserve right out of high school, at an age [...]

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Remembering Gene Savage ’58

On May 14, 2012, New Hampshire lost a gifted educator, respected leader, and devoted friend. From his earliest days in education as a high school teacher, coach, and director of guidance, through his post as director of admissions at the University of New Hampshire, and later through his various administrative positions within the University System [...]