Dr. Sue Robinson


Dr. Sue Burdett Robinson, Associate professor of Counseling and Human Development in the Irvin School of Education, is a graduate of the HSU COHD Program and feels blessed to be able to return to a program and university that has had such an impact on her life.

Dr. Sue completed her doctorate at Regent University in Virginia Beach, Virginia, in Counselor Education and Supervision. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor, National Certified Counselor, certified Transactional Analysis Practitioner, Certified Practitioner in Myers Briggs Type Indicator, certified Teacher PK-6, Certified School Counselor, Diplomate Clinician in Logotherapy and has completed coursework as a Freedom Writer Educator through the Freedom Writers Foundation.

Dr. Sue has volunteered as a consultant with various non-profit organizations in Abilene for several years. She serves on the Board of Directors for the Boys/Girls Club of Abilene and is a member of the Abilene Preservation League. Dr. Sue is an active member of Lytle South Baptist Church. She is a member of the following professional organizations: American College Counseling Association, American Counseling Association, American Association of Christian Counselors, American School Counseling Association, Big Country Counseling Association, Texas Counseling Association, United States Transactional Analysis Association, Freedom Writers Foundation and the Viktor Frankl Institute of Logotherapy.

Degrees Earned

  • Associate of Arts and Sciences, Radiologic Technology, McLennan Community College, 1981
  • Bachelor of Arts and Sciences, Criminal Justice, Tarleton State University, 1990
  • Master of Education, Counseling and Human Development, Hardin-Simmons University, 2002
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Counselor Education and Supervision, Regent University, 2009
  • A Princeton Review Best Western College
  • Council for Christian Colleges & Universities  
  • Center for Student Opportunity: Promoting a College-Bound Culture
  • US News Best Colleges
  • Military Friendly
  • Colleges of Distinction
  • College Choice Best Christian Colleges and University
  • University and College Accountability Network