Laura Petrolle Clemons is a doctoral candidate in Counseling at Arizona State University. Ms. Clemons completed her undergraduate degree at Yale University and earned master’s degrees in Counseling at Columbia University. Ms. Clemons completed practicum work in play therapy, neuropsychological assessment and health psychology; and, most recently, Ms. Clemons completed her pre-doctoral internship in forensic counseling and evaluation with Dr. David Weinstock. Ms. Clemons’ research pursuits include health, inter-partner violence, resiliency, emotional intelligence, and counselor competency. Ms. Clemons has designed several courses for Arizona State University in Emotional Intelligence as well as Child and Adolescent Development, and currently teaches these courses for the Mary Lou Fulton School of Education at Arizona State University. Ms. Clemons is a parenting conference provider at Forensic Counseling and Evaluation.