Andy Felton

Assistant Professor
Rehabilitation & Counseling Department

Office: 231 Vocational Rehabilitation Building
Phone: 715-232-2233

Brief Biography

Andy joined UW-Stout in the fall of 2016. Prior to being faculty, Andy lived in Laramie, WY where he received his PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision and was involved in private practice working with children, families, and ran groups for individuals struggling with substance abuse. Prior to moving to Wyoming Andy lived in Harrisonburg, VA where he provided home based clinical services to families and individuals. Though Andy enjoys teaching and clinical work, he has interests that also revolve around traveling, photography, painting, playing board games, as well as outdoor activities like tennis, hiking, and bicycling.

Teaching Interests: Children & Adolescents, Counseling Theory, Play Therapy, Creativity in Counseling, Group Counseling

Research Interests: Creative and expressive methods, Clinical Supervision, Teaching pedagogy


    • Ph D Counselor Education and Supervision
      University of Wyoming
      Laramie, WY, United States, 2016
    • ED S Community Counseling
      James Madison University
      Harrisonburg, VA, United States, 2010
    • BA Psychology
      University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
      Eau Claire, WI, United States, 2006

Licensures and Certifications

  • Licensed Professional Counselor: State of Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services

Intellectual Contributions

    Journal Article

    • Felton, A., Morgan, M., & Bruce, M. (2015). Lessons from triadic supervisors: Maximizing effectiveness. The Journal for Counselor Preparation and Supervision, 7(3).
    • Carnes-Holt, K., Meany-Walen, K., & Felton, A. (2014). Utilizing sandtray within the discrimination model of counselor supervision. Journal of Creativity in Mental Health, 9, 497-510.



    • Felton, A. (October, 2016). Sandy Identity: Future Counselor Educators' Professional Identity Development Through Sandtray. North Central Association for Counselor Education and Supervision,

    Keynote/Plenary Address

    • Felton, A. (June, 2016). Creative Supervision. Wyoming Play Therapy Conference,

Reviewer / Editor

    Reviewer, Journal

    • Wisconsin Counseling Association Journal (November 2016 - Present)

    Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer

    • Journal of Counselor Leadership and Advocacy (May 2015 - Present)

Professional Memberships

  • Association for Play Therapy (APT)
  • Association for Children and Adolescent Counseling (ACAC)
  • Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES)
  • Association for Creativity in Counseling (ACC)
  • American Counseling Association (ACA)
  • Chi Sigma Iota Counseling Honor Society (CSI)


    Department / School

    • Committee Member, Faculty search (2016 - Present)


      UW Stout

      • Plan B Advisor, Academic Advisor (December 2016 - Present)


    • Attendee, Meeting, Dunn County Mental Health & Wellness Network (August 01,2016 - Present)