Michelle Caulk

Director of Clinical Experiences, Assistant Professor

(260) 359-4166

Joined the Huntington University faculty in 2021.

Michelle Caulk teaches in the Master of Arts in clinical mental health counseling degree program and coordinates practicum and internship experiences for master’s-level students at Huntington University. She specializes in grief and loss, trauma, directing a private practice, and mental health within the church.

As a counselor educator and practicing counselor, Michelle’s joyful task and privilege is to help others see and act out God’s purpose within this life in relationships, service, work, and personal growth.

Originally from Edwardsville, Illinois, Michelle currently resides in Missouri. She enjoys taking walks with her husband and dog, reading fiction and listening to audiobooks, camping and hiking, and riding motorcycles.


  • PhD in counselor education and supervision

Regent University

  • Master of Arts in mental health counseling

Argosy University

  • Master of Science in library and information science

University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana

  • Bachelor of Arts in English

Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville

Notable Experiences:

  • Began her professional life as a librarian and research analyst
  • Transitioned to the counseling field in 2010


  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) – Florida
  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) – Missouri
  • National Certified Counselor (NCC)
  • Master Clinician – Accelerated Resolution Therapy