The Ethical Challenges of Counseling

Friday, March 23, 4 p.m. | BU School of Education
Please join us for a special guest lecture, panel discussion, and cocktail reception hosted by the Boston University Counseling Psychology Program.

The Ethical Challenges of Counseling
Address by Dr.Gerald Koocher, Senior Associate in Psychology at the Children’s Hospital, Boston; Lecturer on Psychology at the Harvard Medical School.

Panel Discussion with professor Hardin Coleman, Dean of the BU School of Education; Professor George Stavros, BU School of Theology; Professor Melissa Holt, BU School of Education. Moderator: Professor Kimberly Howard, BU School of Education.

4 p.m. – Registration
4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. – Talk & Panel Discussion

  • Keynote Presentation by Gerald P. Koocher, PhD, ABPP; Associate Provost and Professor of Psychology, Simmons College

A cocktail reception featuring a musical performance by the a-capella group The Boston University Bostones will immediately follow the discussion.

The Boston University Photonics Center, 8 Saint Mary’s Street, Boston, MA 02215
2nd floor Lobby and Auditorium (room 206)

Street Parking is available. Parking is also available at the BU Granby Lot.

Please contact Marion Westgate at with any questions or concerns.

To register, please fill out the registration form below.

Registration is now closed. Please feel free to join us for this event tonight, walk-in registrations are welcome.

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