Rebecca Fain, M.A., LAPC
Suicide Prevention Coordinator
Ms. Fain earned her Master of Arts Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from South University, and her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Rhode Island School of Design in Photography. She completed her graduate counseling practicum and internship at the Savannah College of Art and Design Counseling and Student Services Center in March 2016. Ms. Fain joined the GSU Counseling Center staff in April 2016. Her clinical interests include mood disorders, emotional dysregulation, trauma, and interpersonal issues. Her therapeutic background is influenced by existential theory, mindfulness, and interpersonal processing. She utilizes skills from dialectical behavioral therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy.
What song do you sing at the top of your lungs in the car?
As a born and bred Jersey girl, metal head, and 70s guitar-rock fanatic, I can usually be found singing along to any rock song, with soul…or big hair…recorded up until 1991.
What’s your favorite quote (s)?
“Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.” – Carl Jung
“Man must be equipped with the capacity to listen to and obey the ten thousand demands and commandments hidden in the ten thousand situations with which life is confronting him. It is our job as physicians, therapists, and educators to assist people in developing their individual consciences and finding and fulfilling their unique meanings.” – Viktor Frankl
“When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.” – Hunter S. Thompson
Last updated: 1/24/2017