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CarolStengerCarol P.  Stenger

Sexuality Counselor
Department: University Counseling Center

Expertise: Sexuality; sexual health; sex education; European approaches to sex education; AIDS/HIV; sexually transmitted diseases and infections; adolescent sexuality; Internet pornography

Campus phone: (518) 442-5896
Campus email:

Carol Stenger is a sexuality counselor and educator who has instructed a human sexuality course for the Counseling Psychology Department for more than 20 years. She founded and directs the "Project SHAPE: Sexual Health and Peer Education" program, a 40 member volunteer group that assists in providing more than 120 sexual health programs each year to the University community. Stenger holds a graduate degree in human sexuality from New York University, as well as a degree in counseling from Pennsylvania State. She has studied cross-cultural sexuality in Denmark, France, the Netherlands, Germany, and Russia. In her role as coordinator for health promotion at the University Counseling Center, she provides a wide array of health promotion programs for the campus community.