STAFF & FACULTY DIRECTORY PROFILE

Dominique Wise

Job Title:

Counselor

Department:

Counseling

Email:

Phone: (510) 577-9100 ext. 

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Started at O'Dowd:

2021

Degrees: 

B.A. in Sociology & M.Ed. Counseling, USC

Originally from:

Morgan Hill, CA (South Bay Area)

Why I Teach:

I am a counselor because I use to coach athletics but found that there weren't enough counselors that looked like me serving on school campuses.

Most powerful teaching technique:

Is structuring a plan.

Why are the subjects you teach important?:

The reason counseling is essential is that we help individuals and groups navigate through everyday life.

Favorite quotes:

"Be like water" - Bruce Lee

Favorite trivia:

Recommended visual media:

James Cameron Movies, Quintin Tarantino Movies, Marvel Movies, The Boys, Rick & Morty, South Park.

Recommended reads:

Hot Zone

Hobbies or outside interests:

I work with student-athletes, parents, and coaches on the NCAA academic and recruiting process so that they can maximize their potential of earning interest from college coaches.