Counseling and Wellness Staff

Freddy Tung, Psy.D, MBA is the Director of the Counseling and Wellness Center at Governors State University. He is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist. He provides services for the college student population on many types of issues including depression, trauma, anxiety, relationships, men’s issues, and issues of faith. He also conducts clinical supervision, groups, consultation, and outreach services on campus.

Dr. Tung received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in and earned his Doctorate of Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. He also has earned a Masters in Business Administration from Olivet Nazarene University. He is a licensed clinical psychologist in Illinois.

Dr. Tung has a worked in many types of clinical settings, including Olivet Nazarene University, Moody Bible Institute, Cornerstone Counseling Center of Chicago, Lydia Home Association, Outreach Community Counseling Center, and Children’s Home and Aid. He serves as an adjunct professor in the across many college settings including North Park University, Multnomah University, and Hebrew Theological College.

Cassandra Brooks, APN-FNP, is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with over 12 years of experience as a registered nurse. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Truman State University in May 2005 and gained experience providing direct patient care as a Clinical Nurse III/Senior Nurse at Rush University Medical Center.

Nurse Brooks earned her Master of Science in Nursing from Governors State University in December 2015 and now looks to bring her years of quality nursing experience back to Governors State University as a Family Nurse Practitioner with Advocate. She is affiliated with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses, and Sigma Theta Tau International. 

Angelie Purifoy, CMA, is a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA). She earned her CMA certification from Prairie State College in May 2018 and plans to pursue a degree in nursing. She looks forward to gaining experience and knowledge under the leadership of Nurse Brooks.

Office Manager

Sabrina Roseborough, Office Manager – She has an extensive background in Administrative Support and has also served in the role as Executive Assistant for the Department of Children and Family Services.  She is currently enrolled at Chicago State University soon to achieve her BA Degree in Psychology.  She is a wife and mother of two young men.  She loves watching romantic love stories and comedies.  She also enjoys writing stage plays and has even performed in a few.

Graduate Assistant

Zaira Carvajal, B.A., is a Graduate Assistant at the Counseling & Wellness Center. She is a second-year graduate student at Governors State University (GSU) and is working towards her Masters of Arts degree in Clinical Mental Health and Counseling. In 2018, she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from GSU, and she was part of the first freshman (2014) class to graduate from GSU. Zaira enjoys cooking and baking, watching scary movies, and anything to do with crafting and being creative!

 Stay tuned for more info coming soon about our new Counseling Interns.