Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Grand Rapids
Theological Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we're dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.

Create Without Ceasing

Education

  • M.A., COUNSELOR EDUCATION: COMMUNITY COUNSELING, WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY
  • B.A., PSYCHOLOGY AND FAMILY STUDIES, CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY

Ashley VanBemmelen

  • Adjunct Professor

Faculty Positions

  • Grand Rapids Theological Seminary - Counseling

Education

  • M.A., COUNSELOR EDUCATION: COMMUNITY COUNSELING, WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY
  • B.A., PSYCHOLOGY AND FAMILY STUDIES, CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY

Ashley VanBemmelen enjoys researching women’s issues, educating individuals and communities about human trafficking, and providing counseling services to individuals with trauma.

“Cornerstone has been a blessing in my life since I walked in the doors as an 18-year-old freshman. CU has been formational in my spiritual development and has provided an empowering community of coworkers and friends. It is a joy to journey with new students as they begin to experience the CU community and get started in graduate degrees!”

Hobbies

  • Reading
  • Hiking
  • Backpacking
  • Traveling
  • Drinking Coffee

Interests

  • EFFECTIVE METHODS FOR TRAUMA COUNSELING
  • IMPACT OF SECONDARY TRAUMA ON COUNSELORS
  • MULTICULTURAL COUNSELING COMPETENCIES
  • INCLUSIVE PRACTICES IN COUNSELOR EDUCATION
  • COUNSELOR SKILL DEVELOPMENT
  • COUNSELOR SUPERVISION
  • COUNSELING STUDENT RETENTION

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Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we’re dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.