Kori H. Babel, Ph.D.


Ph.D. Auburn University, 2014

Dr. Kori Babel is a graduate of Auburn University’s Counselor Education doctoral program.  She earned her master’s degree in School Counseling from Argosy University Sarasota and her Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of South Florida.  Dr. Kori has a passion is children’s mental health and plans to complete her Registered Play Therapist certification by December, 2016.  She works with children and adolescents on a variety of presenting problems including trauma, social, emotional, academic and developmental concerns. Dr. Kori understands the importance of collaboration between family, school and therapist in order for the child to meet treatment goals.  She has extensive training in Play Therapy, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Child Parent Relationship Therapy. Along with private practice, Dr. Kori is a professor at Troy University and enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.