St. Mary's University 1 Camino Santa MariaSan Antonio, TX 78228 +1-210-436-3011 St. Mary's University logo William Joseph Chaminade St. Mary's University, Texas

Christine D. Wong, Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer



  • B.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio
  • M.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio
  • Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

Research Interests

  • Spirituality in Counseling


Christine Wong is a native of San Antonio and joined St. Mary’s in August of 2016. Her research interest is spiritual issues in counseling and supervision. She currently conducts group and individual substance use counseling with clients referred from specialty drug courts. She is interested in learning ways to reduce recidivism with this population and promoting lifetime recovery. In her free time, she enjoys reading in local coffee shops, spending time with family, and cheering on the San Antonio Spurs.


Avent, J. R., & Wong, C. D. (in press). We’ve come this far by faith: Today’s African American college student, the Black Church, and perceptions of counseling. Journal of College Counseling.

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