Staff profile

Robin McAleese, MS, CAS, LMHC

Mental Health Counselor


113 Walker Health Center

Office hours

Monday - Friday 8:30am-4:30pm by appointment 

Robin is a New York State Licensed Mental Health Counselor and served as an assistant dean in student affairs for 12 years prior to her clinical work in the Counseling Services Center.

Robin also teaches undergraduate and graduate courses, and when she isn't working she enjoys spending time with her family (especially her grandchildren!), shopping, cooking, working out, watching HGTV, cheering for the Oswego State Lakers and hanging out with her cat Frankie! Robin is a member of AUCCCO (The Association for University & College Counseling Center Outreach).

Groups and Outreach Spring 2018

  • Coordinates CSC's Peer Education Program - the P2Ps!
  • Coordinates CSC's Outreach & Prevention Services
  • Co-Facilitates Project OSYou 
  • Coordinates Let’s Talk Program (evening remote-site, brief consultation counseling service in several Residence Halls)

Awards and honors

  • Honored with SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service (2003)
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Community Service Award/Alpha Phi Alpha
  • Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges & Universities
  • Who’s Who Among Teachers in American Colleges & Universities
  • National Scholar Award/Alpha Sigma Lambda
  • SUNY Oswego LEAD Center/Individual Leadership Award
  • Outstanding Advisor, SUNY Oswego Student Involvement Awards 
  • REACH Award (AUCCCO)


BA, Communication Studies, SUNY Oswego, 1993

MS, Counseling, SUNY Oswego, 1995

Classes taught

HSC 363 - Emotional Wellness - for the Department of Health Promotion & Wellness/School of Education