David Goode-Cross, PhD, Director
Dr. Goode-Cross received his doctoral degree in counseling psychology from the University of Missouri-Columbia and is a licensed psychologist in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. Dr. Goode-Cross has served on the editorial boards of the Journal of Black Psychology and the Psychology of Men and Masculinity, and his research has been published a number of psychology journals including the Journal of Homosexualitiy, the Journal of Diversity in Higher Education and Training and Education in Professional Psychology. Beyond his scholarship, Dr. Goode-Cross has had diverse clinical experiences working with people of color, trans* and gender diverse clients, clients who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, questioning and/or queer, and the intersections of those identities.
Andrea Regenberg, LCSW-C, Associate Director
Andrea received her master's degree in social work from the University of Maryland at Baltimore in 1996 and has been working in MICA's Student Counseling Center since 2014. Andrea has worked extensively with teenagers, young adults and their families. Andrea's work and training has focused on concerns ranging from poverty, substance abuse and learning difficulties to anxiety, depression and the autism spectrum. Working with undergraduate and graduate students is particularly interesting as they strive to better understand themselves and how they can best function. Andrea is invested in the city of Baltimore and is interested in politics and social justice.
Pamela Altemos, LCSW-C, Staff Therapist
Pamela received her master's degree in social work from University of Maryland at Baltimore. Pamela has experience working with emerging adults on a wide variety of issues, including intimate partner violence, disordered eating and body image concerns, experiences of sexual trauma, and symptoms of anxiety and depression. As a registered yoga teacher, Pamela incorporates mindfulness techniques to help MICA students to cope with various psychosocial stressors. In her spare time, Pamela enjoys running, bike-riding, volunteering, and being outdoors.
Myrja Paul, LCPC-S, Staff Therapist
Myrja received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from The Pennsylvania State University and her Master of Science degree in Clinical Counseling from Johns Hopkins University. Myrja's prior experience includes providing individual and family counseling to adolescents and adults in schools and outpatient mental health clinics. Myrja has worked with clients coping with life transitions, mood disorders and anxiety. Myrja particularly enjoys working with young adults to help them create a balance of self care, while also striving to meet their personal and professional goals.
Jazzmen Tripp, Administrative Assistant
Jazzmen received her bachelor's degree in both autism behavioral studies and health sciences (concentration in research and advocacy) from Saint Joseph's University. She has a myriad of experience working with children and adults on the autism spectrum. Jazzmen is the typically the first point of contact at the SCC, and she manages SCC's social media accounts in addition to providing support to our staff. A native of Baltimore, Jazzmen loves the color pink and anything with glitter.