CAPS Staff

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Counseling and Psychological Services is made up of doctoral-level licensed psychologists and masters-level licensed clinical social workers and professional counselors; interns, who are completing doctoral degrees from universities around the country; practicum students, who are working toward doctorates in the SIU Clinical and Counseling Psychology graduate programs; and support staff.


Jaime Clark

Jaime Clark, Ph.D.
Director of CAPS
Associate Director for SHS

Frank Kosmicki

Frank Kosmicki, Ph.D.
Assistant Director of CAPS
Chief Psychologist

Rich Scott

Rich Scott, Ph.D.
Assistant Director of CAPS
Director of Training

Abby Bilderback

Abby Bilderback, Ph.D.
Assistant Director of CAPS
Director of Practicum Training

Don Mullison

Don Mullison, Ph.D.
Staff Psychologist

Roy Joy

Roy Joy, Ph.D.
Staff Psychologist

Chris Julian-Fralish

Chris Julian-Fralish, M.S.W.,
LCSW, CADC, Staff Counselor

Christy Hamilton

Christy Hamilton, M.S.,
LCPC, CADC, Staff Counselor

Louisette Plath

Louisette C. Plath, Ph.D.
Staff Psychologist

Alec Eshelmem

Alec Eshelmen
Staff Counselor

Barbara G. Elam

Barbara G. Elam, M.S., LCPC,
Staff Counselor

Stephanie Duckworth

Stephanie Duckworth, 
M.S.ED., LCPC, Staff Counselor

Beth McCadden

Beth McCadden, Ph.D.
Staff Counselor


Magnolia Hood

Magnolia Hood M.S.Ed., NCC, LCPC
Staff Counselor

Cindy Johnson

Cindy Johnson M.S., LCPC 
Staff Counselor


Support Staff

Stacy Cottom

Stacy Cottom
Office Support Specialist

Karen Moss

Karen Moss
Medical Office Associate