Faculty Profile  Faculty ProfileLast Modified Time: 12:04:09 PM Wed, 1 Apr 2009 
 Thomas L. Evenson
 Contact Information
Thomas L. Evenson
Dean-College of Public Affairs and Community Service
 
Email  Thomas.Evenson@unt.edu    Contact Number (940) 565-3466   
Graduate Faculty Membership Status: Full Membership-Permanent   
toggle toggle  Professional Preparation
 Degree Major/Thesis/Dissertation Institution Year
Doctor of Philosophy Rehabilitation Counseling University of Arizona 1980
Master of Science Counseling & Guidance North Dakota Statue University 1977
Master of Social Work Social Work Our Lady of the Lake University 1975
Bachelor of Philosophy Social Work, cum laude University of North Dakota 1969
toggle toggle  Research and Expertise
Fields of Specialization
 
Rehabilitation Counseling

Undergraduate Rehabilitation Education (Rehabilitation Services)

Professionalism

Continuing Education

Community Rehabilitation Programs
Professional Credentials
 
Licensure as Professional Counselor (LPC), Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors (#05532)

Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC), Commission on Rehabilitation Certification (#15073)

Licensed Social Worker--Advanced Clinical Practitioner (LSW-ACP), Texas Department of Human Services (#8626)
toggle toggle Appointments
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)RankDepartment / SchoolCollege / OfficeUniversity / Company
-PresentInterim Dean College of Public Affairs and Community ServiceUniversity of North Texas
2006Faculty Executive Assistant to the Provost  University of North Texas
2005-2006Faculty Executive Assistant to the President  University of North Texas
1999-2005Associate DeanSchool of Community Service University of North Texas
1986-1999Associate Professor and ChairDepartment of Rehabilitation, Social Work & Addictions in School of Community Service University of North Texas
1985-1986Assistant Professor and ChairDepartment of Rehabilitation, Social Work & Addictions, School of Community Service University of North Texas
1978-1980Teaching AssistantDepartment of Rehabilitation University of Arizona
toggle toggle Publications
  Type  Publications per page   
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  YearPublication  Type
In review
Submitted
Characteristics of Rehabilitation Education Undergraduate Majors
 
Evenson, T. & Holloway, L.
Journal of Rehabilitation
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
2006
Published
What is Undergraduate Rehabilitation Education?
 
Evenson, T. & Holloway, L.
Rehabilitation Education. 20, (2) 103-113
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
2005
Published
Cautions and Recommendations in Using the Longitudinal VR Program Study Earnings Data for Research and Educational Purposes
 
Barton, T., Leung, P., Koch, S., Holloway, L., Isom, R., and Evenson, T.
Rehabilitation Education. 19(1), 47-62
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
2003
Published
Promoting professionalism in human service education
 
Evenson, T. & Holloway, L.
Human Service Education, 23(1), 15-24
Refereed(Peer reviewed) Journals
2002
Published
Professionalism. In J.D. Andrew & C.W. Faubion (Eds.), Rehabilitation Services: An Introduction for Human Service Professionals
 
Evenson, T. & Holloway, L. (chapter authors)
Osage Beech, MO: Aspen Professional Services
Book chapters
toggle toggle Editorships
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)OrganizationPositionClassification
 Prentice Hall PublishingEditor 
 Journal of RehabilitationEditor 
 Rehabilitation Counseling BulletinEditor 
 Rehabilitation EducationEditor 
 Southwest Journal on AgingCo-editor of special issue on aging and disability 1994 
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Start DateEnd DatePresentation/Project
2004 2004 Who Knows Anything about Rehabilitation Counseling? by Evenson, T., & Holloway, L.
Presented at NCRE Annual Conference in Tucson, AZ, February 21, 2004.
2003 2003 Survey of Undergraduate Rehabilitation Majors by Holloway, L., Evenson, T., & Kuehn, M.
Presented at NCRE Annual Conference in Tucson, AZ, February 15, 2003.
2002 2002 Professionalism: The Cornerstone of Rehabilitation Counseling by Evenson, T., Holloway, L., & Perry, D.
Presented at NCRE Annual Conference in Tucson, AZ, February 15, 2002
toggle toggle External Funding
 Performance PeriodTitleSponsorFundingRoleStatus
2004-2009Long Term Training in the Established Rehabilitation Discipline Undergraduate Education for Rehabilitation Services (Author & Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 5-year project$374,750OtherActive
1999-2004Rehabilitation Long-Term Training: The Consortium Model for Distance Education and CSPD. The project is designed to establish a complete graduate program in rehabilitation counseling through UNT, San Diego State University and Georgia State UniversityRehabilitation Services Admin. U.S. Department of Education. Funding for the initial project year is $474,027. Five-year project funding: $2,343,807$2,343,807OtherCompleted
1997-2002Long Term Training in the Established Rehabilitation Discipline Undergraduate Education for Rehabilitation Services (Co-author & Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 5-year project$374,750OtherCompleted
1994-1999Long Term Training in the Established Rehabilitation Discipline of Rehabilitation Counseling (Author and Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 5-year project$431,145OtherCompleted
1994-1999Community Rehabilitation Programs Regional Continuing Education Program (Co-Author and Co-Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 5 -year project$2,552,060OtherCompleted
1992-1995Long Term Training in the Established Rehabilitation Discipline Undergraduate Education for Rehabilitation Services (Co-author and Co-Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$209,928OtherCompleted
1991-1994Long Term Training in the Established Rehabilitation Discipline of Vocational Evaluation and Work Adjustment (Author and Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$295,533OtherCompleted
1991-1994Along Term Training in the Established Rehabilitation Discipline of Facility and Workshop Personnel (Co-author and Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$306,744OtherCompleted
1991-1994Long Term Training in the Established Rehabilitation Discipline of Rehabilitation Counseling (Co-author and Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$306,177OtherCompleted
1991-1992Barriers to Employment for Older Disabled Workers in Texas (Co-author)Retirement Research Foundation; 1-year project$24,943Principal InvestigatorCompleted
1989-1992Experimental and Innovative Training in Supported Employment (Co-author and Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$356,145OtherCompleted
1989-1992Long Term Training in the Established Rehabilitation Discipline Undergraduate Education for Rehabilitation Services (Co-author and Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$169,941OtherCompleted
1988-1990Enhancement of Self Management and Employability Skills of Persons with Developmental Disabilities (Co-author)Texas Planning Council for Developmental Disabilities; 2-year project$192,206OtherCompleted
1988-1990Adaptation of Aging Content for Inclusion in Rehabilitation Counselor Academic Training Program (Co-author)U.S. Department of Health & Human Services; 18-month project$81,275Co-PICompleted
1987-1990Long Term Training in the Established Rehabilitation Discipline of Facility and Workshop Personnel (Author and Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$287,205OtherCompleted
1987-1990Long Term Training in the Established Rehabilitation Discipline Facility Administration (Author and Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$179,172OtherCompleted
1987-1990Long Term Training in the Established Rehabilitation Discipline Rehabilitation Counseling (Author and Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$218,874OtherCompleted
1987-1990Long Term Training in the Established Rehabilitation Discipline Administration, Management and Supervision (Author)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$228,207OtherCompleted
1986-1989Rehabilitation Training Undergraduate Education (Author & Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$187,152OtherCompleted
1985-1988Rehabilitation Training Workshop and Facility Personnel (Author & Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$265,734OtherCompleted
1984-1987Rehabilitation Training Facility Administration (Co-author & Project Director)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$286,488OtherCompleted
1986Handicapped Transportation Project (Co-author and Project Director)Texas Rehabilitation Commission; 3-month project$7,000OtherCompleted
1983-1986Rehabilitation Training Undergraduate Education (Co-author)U.S. Department of Education; 3-year project$68,229OtherCompleted
1976-1977Techniques for Understanding Citizens with Handicaps TOUCH (Author and Project Director)American Lutheran District Service Mission; 1-year project$7,000OtherCompleted
1976-1977TOUCH Program for Disability Awareness (Author and Project Director)Lutheran Brotherhood Insurance Company; 1-year project$19,200OtherCompleted
toggle toggle Teaching
Advanced Techniques in Rehabilitation Counseling
 
Graduate

Community Resources
 
Undergraduate

Introduction to Rehabilitation
 
Undergraduate

Medical Aspects of Disability
 
Undergraduate

Medical Aspects of Disability
 
Graduate

Microcounseling
 
Undergraduate

Occupational Information and Vocational Analysis
 
Graduate

Practicum/Field Placement
 
Undergraduate

Rehabilitation Administration
 
Graduate

Rehabilitation Assessment
 
Undergraduate

Rehabilitation Casework
 
Undergraduate

Rehabilitation Counseling Internship
 
Graduate

Rehabilitation Counseling Practicum
 
Graduate

Rehabilitation Counseling Techniques
 
Graduate

Rehabilitation Counseling Theory
 
Graduate

Rehabilitation Foundations
 
Graduate

Social Work Practice
 
Undergraduate

toggle toggle Committees
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)CommitteePositionClassification
2004-2006SACS Committee University Administrative/Committee Assignments
-1991, 1998College of Public Affairs and Community Service Dean's Search Committee University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 University Tenure CommitteeChair and Vice-ChairUniversity Administrative/Committee Assignments
 National Council on Rehabilitation--Legislative Committee Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Advisory Committee Member--National Executive Leadership CouncilMemberOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Advisory Committee Member--National Clearinghouse on Rehabilitation Training MaterialsMemberOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Nominations Committee, Texas Council on Family RelationsChairpersonOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Nominations Committee, National Council on Rehabilitation EducationChairpersonOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Undergraduate Education Committee, National Council on Rehabilitation EducationChairpersonOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Finance Committee, Association for Adult Development and AgingChairpersonOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 National Council on Rehabilitation Education--By-laws Committee Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 National Conference Planning Committee (NCRE/RSA/CSAVR) Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Membership Committee, American Rehabilitation Counseling Association Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Committee on Men, American Association for Counseling and Development Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Program Committee, American Rehabilitation Counseling Association Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Executive Committee, National Council on Rehabilitation Education Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Planning Committee, National Council on Rehabilitation Education Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Advisory Committee to the Region VI Rehabilitation Continuing Education Program Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Advisory Committee, TWU School of Physical Therapy's Training Project Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Council on Rehabilitation Education’s Committee on Undergraduate Rehabilitation Ed.ChairOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 PACS Dean's Advisory Committee University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 Honors Program Review Committee University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 University Graduate Council University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 Graduate Council Subcommittee on Admissions Policy & Review University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 Graduate Council Subcommittee on Student Appeals University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 University Scholarship Committee University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 University Task Force on the Tenure Committee University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 Chancellor’s Committee on Pew Roundtable Planning University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 UNT Sports Medicine Planning Committee University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 UNT SACS Self Study Committee (Student Development Services Subcommittee) University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 PACS Executive Committee University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 PACS Merit/Tenure/Promotion Handbook Committee University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 PACS Task Force on Faculty Roles & RewardsCo-ChairUniversity Administrative/Committee Assignments
 PACS Committee on Long Distance Training University Administrative/Committee Assignments
 PACS Curriculum CommitteeChairUniversity Administrative/Committee Assignments
 PACS Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences CommitteeChairperson and CoordinatorUniversity Administrative/Committee Assignments
 PACS Core Curriculum CommitteeChairpersonUniversity Administrative/Committee Assignments
 Texas Consortium for Developmental DisabilitiesCommittee MemberOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
toggle toggle Memberships
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)OrganizationPositionClassification
 National Organization of Human Service Education Professional Memberships
 National Council on Rehabilitation EducationPresidentOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Texas Council on Family RelationsPresidentOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Texas Council on Family RelationsPresidentOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 AACD Governing Council, American Rehabilitation Counseling AssociationRepresentativeOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 American Rehabilitation Counseling AssociationChairperson, MembershipOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Association for Spiritual, Ethical, and Religious Values in CounselingLegislative LiaisonOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 North Dakota Association on Mental DeficiencyPresident-ElectOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 North Dakota Vocational Evaluation & Work Adjustment AssociationTreasurerOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 North Dakota Association on Mental DeficiencyMembership ChairpersonOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Executive Council, American Rehabilitation Counseling Association Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Executive Council, Texas Council on Family Relations Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 North Dakota Association on Mental DeficiencyBoard of DirectorsOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Association for Adult Development & AgingTreasurerOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Education Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 Council on Rehabilitation Education (Rehabilitation Accreditation) Offices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
 National Council on Rehabilitation Education Professional Memberships
 American Association for Counseling and Development Professional Memberships
 American Rehabilitation Counseling Association Professional Memberships
 Association of Educators of Rehabilitation Facility Personnel Professional Memberships
 National Rehabilitation Counseling Association Professional Memberships
 Texas Rehabilitation Association Professional Memberships
 Texas Council on Family Relations Professional Memberships
 Texas Association for Adult Development and Aging Professional Memberships
 Association of Professionals in Supported Employment Professional Memberships
 Association for Humanistic Education and Development Professional Memberships
 Association of Adult Development and Aging Professional Memberships
 Association for Spiritual, Ethical & Religious Values in Counseling Professional Memberships
 F-M Chapter of National Association of Social WorkersProgram ChairOffices/Membership on Professional Boards and Committees
toggle toggle Field Experience
Duration (YYYY - YYYY or Present)Company/OrganizationPosition
1979-1980Cochise County Behavioral Health Services, Bisbee, ArizonaPsychometrist
1976-1977TOUCH Program, Lutheran Social Services of North DakotaSupervisor
1975-1977Svee Rehabilitation Home, Lutheran Social Services of N.D.Program Director
1972-1974Svee Rehabilitation Home, Lutheran Social Services of North DakotaCaseworker
1970-1972United States Army, Republic of Vietnam & Fitzsimmons General HospitalNeuropsychiatric Technician
toggle toggle Professional Community Engagement
YearOrganizationRoleType of Service
1991Focus group on "Undergraduate Education" at the 1991 meeting of the National Council on Rehabilitation Education/ Rehabilitation Services Administration/Council on State Administrators of Vocational Rehabilitation Agencies, Washington, D.C., May 10, 1991Co-chairperson 
1991Focus group on Rehabilitation Undergraduate Education at the 1991 Joint Symposium of the American Rehabilitation Counseling Association and the National Council on Rehabilitation Education, Reno, Nevada, April 20, 1991Facilitator 
1991"Careers in Rehabilitation" at the 1991 Regional Forum for Rehabilitation Educators and Students, Dallas, Texas, April 11, 1991Panel Member 
1990Focus group on "Undergraduate Education" at the 1990 meeting of the National Council on Rehabilitation Education/ Rehabilitation Services Administration/Council on State Administrators of Vocational Rehabilitation Agencies, Washington, D.C., March 23, '90Co-chairperson 
19891989 Region VI Educators' Conference entitled "Focus on the Future" on November 16th, 1989 in Dallas, TexasChairperson 
1988"Orientation to Rehabilitation" Annual Forum Rehabilitation Services Administration Region VI, Dallas, Texas, November, 1988Chairperson 
 Department of Education, Rehabilitation Services AdministrationGrants reviewer 
 Texas Planning Council on Developmental DisabilitiesGrants reviewer 
 Council on Rehabilitation Education AccreditationSite Reviewer 
 California State University-Los AngelesProgram evaluator 
 University of Texas-Pan AmericanProgram reviewer 
 Emporia State UniversityProgram reviewer 
 Council on Rehabilitation Education, six rehabilitation counseling programsSite Reviewer 
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