Laurie Cyr-Martel, D.BH, LCPC
Director of Counseling
Dr. Cyr–Martel comes to UNE after working with the Maine Army National Guard as the Director of Psychological Health and brings over thirty-five years of experience in the field of emergency services and mental health and wellness. She is currently licensed in the state of Maine as a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and completed her Doctorate in Behavioral Health and Integrated Care at Arizona State University. Her background also includes a Masters in Counseling Psychology, Bachelors in Social and Behavioral Sciences, Associates in Fire Technology, and past Paramedic Licensure in California and Maine. Dr. Cyr-Martel has also received training as a reserve police officer and has attended the State of Maine Criminal Justice Reserve Academy. She continues to work with Lewiston Police Department as their Clinical Director and consultant for their critical incident team and their negotiators.
Laurie is a member of AUCCD (Association of University and College Counseling Center Directors, American College Counseling Association, the American Mental Health Counselor Association, and a national trainer and member for International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (ICISF) and has served on the Central Maine Critical Incident Debriefing Team for over twenty-eight years.