Student Counseling Professional Staff
The compassionate staff of the Saint Louis University Counseling Services Center are ready to assist you. We offer many services to the SLU Community and are happy to offer consultations, answer questions, and provide direction. Our staff come from robust and diverse backgrounds, making us highly qualified and competent to treat most student mental health problems.
Dr. Robert Poirier, Psy.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist who earned his doctoral degree from George Washington University. His clinical background centers on counseling, psychological testing, and assessment. Dr. Poirier is the Assistant Director of Student Health and Counseling.
Dr. Rod Hoevet, Psy.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist and has worked at Student Counseling since 2012. He has degrees from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Loyola University in Maryland, and the University of Denver. He has worked with a wide variety of patient populations, as well as written articles and given professional presentations. He teaches undergraduate and graduate psychology courses and provides clinical supervision to advanced students, including the Student Counseling Graduate Assistants. Dr. Hoevet is a strong believer in psychotherapy as a powerful mechanism to genuine and lasting change for a multitude of problems. His treatment philosophy and approach target the underlying causes of problems, not the symptoms produced by them. He aims to help the patient dig to uncover the complex, often well-established roots of the problems. The result is a true, internal change, rather than just temporary symptom-relief or behavioral changes.
Jay Winig, MSW, LCSW, CRADC has provided individual and group therapy, as well as support services at Student Health and Counseling since 2008. He received his Masters of Social Work from the University of South Florida and has been a licensed clinical social worker for 19 years. He is also a certified substance abuse counselor. Jay recently graduated from the Advanced Psychodynamic Psychotherapy program at the Saint Louis Psychoanalytic Institute and is currently enrolled in the Child and Adolescent Psychodynamic Program. He has also received extensive training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) as well as in other clinical modalities. Jay believes in close collaboration with his patients to help them achieve their desired outcomes. He has practiced in South Florida, New York City, and St. Louis. He has worked with young fathers, HIV positive men, college students, and many emotional issues. He has presented locally and nationally on issues unique to young fathers, substance abuse, and college mental health.
2013-2014 Graduate Student Assistants
Jeane Bosch, MPH is a doctoral student in clinical psychology at Saint Louis University and has a Master's degree in Public Health. She has experience working with sexual assault survivors and veterans suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) through her work at the San Francisco VA Medical Center. She is supervised by Dr. Hoevet.
Toni Maraldo, BA is in her second year of the clinical psychology doctoral program at Saint Louis University. She earned her bachelor's degree in psychology from Butler University in Indianapolis, IN. Her clinical and research interests include eating disorders, substance abuse, depression, and trauma. She is supervised by Dr. Hoevet.
2013-2014 SHARP Facilitators
John Cichy, B.A, is in the Master of Social Work program at SLU and is slated to graduate in 2015. HIs concentration is health and mental health with a specialization in community mental health practice. He completed his Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Public Relations at Fontbonne University in 1987. He received a Certificate of Proficiency in Addiction Studies in 2012 from Saint Louis Community College-Meramec. He enjoys cycling, yoga, kick-boxing, sand volleyball, and camping.
Ashley Rosborough, B.A. is in the Master of Social Work program at SLU and is slated to graduate in December 2015. Her concentration is health and mental health services with a particular interest in mental health counseling. She received her BA in Psychology in 2011 from Greenville College in Greenville, Illinois where she graduated cum laude. She enjoys live music, reading satire, playing Scrabble, camping, going to the lake, and spending time with family and friends.
Shontay Kimmins, BS is a Senior Patient Care Coordinator at Student Health and Counseling, where she has been working since 2006. She received the Team Spirit Award in 2010 for her invaluable contributions to the Student Health and Counseling Services department. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management from Harris-Stowe State College. She is a Saint Louis native, a mother to two children, coaches cheerleading, and coordinates bridal and other events around the area.
Saint Louis University Student Health and Counseling Services
3520 Laclede Avenue, Marchetti Towers East
Saint Louis, Missouri 63103