The School of Medicine at UAB is dedicated to supporting faculty in their professional development. Our comprehensive program serves the professional and career development needs of faculty at all levels of the academician lifecycle—new recruit, junior, mid-career, senior and emeritus.

Our office provides confidential counseling, consultation and coaching for medical students, graduate students, residents, fellows and faculty within the School of Medicine/UAB Medicine. Whether you have a personal or professional concern, we are committed to your physical, emotional and professional well-being. Some common reasons people seek us out are for stress management, depression, anxiety, burnout, family and relationship issues, communication difficulties, substance abuse issues, and career/academic concerns.

Make an Appointment

Call us at (205) 731-9799 to make an appointment. You do not need a referral. Generally, we can make an appointment to see you within 7-10 business days. Our services are free to all MDs, PhDs, residents, fellows, and graduate students within the School of Medicine/UAB Medicine.


Comprehensive one-on-one assessments & consultations
Individual counseling & coaching
Group sessions
Ongoing monitoring
Team building
Educational lectures & workshops
CME events
Referral assistance

Our Staff

Alisa Dick, Administrative Associate

David A. Rogers, MD, MHPE, Chief Wellness Officer - UAB Medicine and Senior Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development

Ashley Hanson, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology

Megan McMurray, Ph.D., assistant professor and psychologist in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Contact Us

Physical Address:
509 Kirklin Clinic Parking Deck
509 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. South
Birmingham, AL 35233

Mailing Address:
KCPD 509
1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294

Phone: (205) 934-8744