Bonnie Wheeler

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Bonnie Wheeler, MA, LMSW, LPC, NBCC

Bonnie calls Oxford, Ohio her hometown, and she has enjoyed growing up around the Great Lakes. She joined the Counseling Center at MSU in 1990, and MSU CAPS in 2017. Bonnie is the MSU CAPS Coordinator of Masters internships and Practicum Training as well as the liaison to Snyder-Phillips and Mason-Abbot Residence Halls. Bonnie addresses a wide variety of clinical concerns that include student adjustment to MSU to relationships and adult children of alcoholics. Bonnie is an active member of community folk organizations and a long time member of several professional organizations. She is fluent in English, speaks some German, and more French.


  • Kalamazoo College, B.A., Sociology & Anthropology, Theater Minor
  • Western Michigan University, M.A., Counseling
  • Michigan State University, post-graduate coursework in Social Work and Counseling Psychology

Professional Interests:

  • Grief and Loss
  • Transitions in Life
  • The Use of Expressive Techniques in Grief Groupwork
  • Supervision and Training