Emily Barbee joined Harker in 2013 as a middle school counselor. Her passion for working with youth has led to employment at an inpatient clinical hospital, residential treatment centers, and middle school and high school settings as a child and family therapist. Prior to this, Ms. Barbee worked in the fields of nonprofit arts education, educational consulting and as a theater teacher in Italy and San Francisco.
A licensed marriage and family therapist, Ms. Barbee is also trained as a drama/creative arts therapist and holds a PPS Credential in school counseling. A Minneapolis, Minn., native, Ms. Barbee enjoys seeing music, dance and theater performances, listening to audiobooks on her commute from San Francisco, hiking and vegetarian cooking.
M.A. Counseling Psychology and Drama Therapy, California Institute of Integral Studies
Pupil Personnel Services Credential: School Counseling, St. Mary's College of California
Marriage and Family Therapist License, California Board of Behavioral Sciences