Counseling Services for UNM Law School Students

February 14, 2019

Introducing Karen L. Lucero, LPCC

Karen Lucero poses in front of an adobe wall.Education

  • MA in Counseling, Southwestern College
  • BA in Philosophy/Economics, University of New Mexico


  • Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC)
  • International Clinical Gambling Counselor (ICGC-1)
  • Licensed Substance Abuse Associate (LSAA, LADAC forthcoming)


  • Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Motivational Interviewing (MI)
  • Empathy
  • Relational Frame Theory (RFT)
  • Functional Contextualism
  • Women’s Addiction Services
  • LGBTQIA Community Support Services
  • Tribal Community Support Services 


Students may meet with Karen in the mornings at UNM SHAC on Main Campus or at the Law School in the afternoon. To schedule an intake appointment with Karen, please contact her by phone at (505) 277-0555 or via the SHAC Health Portal. Intake appointments occur daily and are approximately 15-30 minutes in duration; during this time a decision will be made about recommended clinical services or treatment. Remember that e-mail (unless encrypted) is not a secure medium. Please refrain from sending Personal Health Information. SHAC clients: Please use our secure messaging system at the SHAC Health Portal.

Spring 2019 Wellness Challenge

Spring 2019 Wellness Challenge for UNM Law School Students. Take VIA Survey. Establish counseling care at SHAC.

See also: Law School Counseling Fees - Spring 2019