Student Support Services Directory

Office: B14 Coates Hall | Telephone: 225-578-2873 | Fax: 225-578-8308 | Email: sss@lsu.edu

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Director Debbie Hollier Debbie Hollier Director, MSW, LCSW
Telephone: 225-578-8819
dhollie@lsu.edu
Debbie Hollier, MSW, LCSW earned her MSW from the LSU School of Social Work and her B. A. in Social Welfare from Mississippi State University. Prior to earning her MSW, she worked in the LSU Union and the LSU College of Engineering.  After earning her MSW, she worked with local psychiatrists providing mental health counseling for teens and adults.  She earned her LCSW in June 1991 and started her career at LSU SSS in November 1991.  Originally employed in the SSS program as a Counselor, she took over the role of Director in 2000.  Debbie is married to Dr. Clayton A Hollier, a professor in the LSU Plant Pathology Department.  She has four children and one granddaughter.  Debbie’s hobbies include reading, spending time at the beach and working on genealogy projects for her family and friends.
taylorbheadshot Taylor Breshears, M.S.
Counselor
Telephone: 225-578-7577
taylorj1@lsu.edu
Taylor Breshears, M.S. graduated from Missouri State University in 2014 with her Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and in 2017 with her Master of Science in Student Affairs in Higher Education. Taylor has experience with academic advising, student engagement, and TRIO Upward Bound programs. She worked with TRIO Upward Bound Math Science in Missouri before moving to Louisiana to join the Student Support Services (SSS) team. She provides advising, personal assistance and support to all SSS members, and assists with the SSS 1001 course.
Counselor Rachael Robideaux Rachael Robideaux
Counselor, M.Ed., NCC, LPC
Telephone: 225-578-2874
rrobideaux@lsu.edu 
Rachael Robideaux M.Ed., NCC, PLPC, earned her Bachelors of Science in Psychology at Georgia Institute of Technology and her Masters of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Auburn University. She is a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC) and is a member of the American Counseling Association (ACA), and the Louisiana Counseling Association (LCA), and is currently working toward LPC licensure. She provides advising and counseling services to SSS members and is the SSS 1001 instructor.
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Sharae Vicknair 
Counselor, M.S., M.Ed., PLPC
Telephone: 225-578-2869
svick12@lsu.edu  

Sharae Vicknair, MS, MEd, PLPC, earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at Southeastern Louisiana University, Master of Science in Psychology at University of Louisiana at Lafayette, and her Master of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Louisiana State University. She is currently a Provisionally Licensed Professional Counselor (PLPC) and is working toward becoming a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). Sharae has experience working in community based mental health, as well as college admissions, financial aid, and counseling and accessibility services. She is excited about serving the LSU community and celebrates the unique perspective and experience each student brings to campus. She provides advising and counseling to all SSS members, and is the SSS 1001 instructor.
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Alexis Washington 
Counselor, MSW
Telephone: 225-578-2873
awash51@lsu.edu  

Alexis Washington, MSW earned her Masters of Social Work and Bachelors of Social Work from the LSU School of Social Work. She is currently working towards her LMSW licensure. Alexis is an alumni of the TRIO Student Support Services program at LSU. She provides counseling, advising and support to all SSS members. She also assists with the SSS 1001 course.
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Bridget Adam 
Graduate Assistant
Telephone: 225-578-2661
badam2@lsu.edu 

Bridget Adam earned her Bachelors of Science in Marketing and Bachelors of Science in Management with a minor in Psychology at Louisiana State University and is currently working toward her Masters of Business Administration also at LSU. She was a student worker at Student Support Services during her time in undergrad from Fall 2018 to Spring 2022. She works to recruit SSS members and is the teaching assistant for SSS 1001.