Dr. Delila Owens

Dr. Delila Owens

Title: Associate Professor
Dept/Program: School of Counseling
Office: Chima 115
Phone: 330-972-8635
Email: dowens1@uakron.edu
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Dr. Delila Owens, an Associate Professor, is Coordinator of the School Counseling program. Her primary areas of research include school counseling, multicultural counseling and equity in education.

She has served as president of North Central ACES. NCACES is regional association of the Association of Counselor Education and Supervision. NCACES members represent 13 states in the Midwest, ex-officio member Counselors for Social Justice, OCSJ president and Akron Public School’s school counselor advisory board. She is also a member of the Kohl Family YMCA advisory board.


Ph.D., Michigan State University, Counselor Education

M.A., Central Michigan University, Counseling

B.S.W., Ferris State University, Social Work


Licensed Professional School Counselor, Ohio

Licensed Professional Counselor, Ohio

Licensed Professional Counselor, Michigan

Limited Licensed Professor Counselor, Michigan (expired 2004)