Meet the Counselors

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Steven Martel

Program Chair/Faculty/Counselor


Steven Martel is a licensed clinical psychologist and Chair of the Counseling Department. He holds a Doctorate of Psychology (Psy.D.) in Clinical Psychology from Argosy University, Seattle (AUS) where he focused on sexuality and multicultural issues. He also holds a M.A. degree in Clinical Psychology from AUS, a B.S. degree in psychology from Western Oregon …more about Steven Martel

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Alana Jaeck



Alana Jaeck received a Master of Arts in Education in Counseling from Seattle University and a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from the University at Albany. She is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and has experience providing individual and group counseling to a diverse range of students. Her professional interests include grief and loss, relationships, …more about Alana Jaeck

Ana Bravo – Fluent Spanish

Counseling Extern


Ana Bravo was born and raised in Mexico and, a few years after graduating from college, she moved to Seattle. She earned a Master’s Degree in Applied Behavioral Sciences from Bastyr University / Leadership Institute of Seattle, with a focus on Systems Counseling. She completed a supervised internship and externship at Youth Eastside Services, working …more about Ana Bravo – Fluent Spanish

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Ariana Milman

Counseling Intern


Ariana is currently a student in the Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology program as well as the Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine program at Bastyr University. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity from Stanford University in 2006. Her training has been holistic, recognizing the biological, psychological, and social …more about Ariana Milman

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Belle Nishioka



Born and raised in Seattle, Belle Nishioka earned her Master of Arts degree in clinical psychology from Antioch University, Seattle, and her Bachelor of Arts degree in international affairs/Japanese Language from the University of Puget Sound. She is thrilled to be able to pursue her passion of supporting students in their pursuit of their academic …more about Belle Nishioka

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Harlan Lee



Harlan’s career in higher education began in 1991 as an academic advisor in a TRIO program. Since that time he has worked in multiple departments at three different colleges in a variety of positions such as a program coordinator, transfer specialist, faculty counselor, and department chair. He earned a Bachelor of Arts from Rowan University, …more about Harlan Lee

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Kattie Dang



As a Counselor at Bellevue College, Kattie currently hold an independent Mental Health Counselor License through Washington State’s Department of Health. She obtained her Bachelor of Science at the University of Washington in Psychology and her Master of Arts in Education in Community Counseling at Seattle University. Her training consisted of individual counseling as well …more about Kattie Dang

Yu-ting Su – Fluent Mandarin/Chinese Picture


Yu-ting was born and grew up in Taipei, Taiwan. She attended National Chengchi University in Taiwan where she obtained her B.S. in Psychology and M.S. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology. She then worked at the Counseling Services of National Chengchi University for two years before she decided to study abroad. She obtained her Ph.D. in …more about Yu-ting Su – Fluent Mandarin/Chinese