Meet the Staff

Maura J. Mulligan, MSW, LICSW
Director

Degrees

  • Assumption College; Bachelor of Arts
  • Boston University; Master of Social Work

Affiliations

  • National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
  • Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA)
  • Association for University and College Counseling Center Directors (AUCCCD)

Professional Interests

  • Substance Abuse, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Positive Psychology, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy

Judith Moss, LMHC, M.Ed.
Associate Director

Degrees

  • Michigan State University, Bachelor of Arts
  • University of Illinois: Master of Education
  • University of Massachusetts: Master of Counseling

Affiliations

  • American Psychological Association
  • American Counseling Association
  • New England Association for Higher Education and Disability

Professional interests

  • Relationship issues, concussion management, adjustment, general college mental health, academic anxieties

Clinical approach

  • client-centered, collaborative and relational, integrative, strengths-based

Bridget A. McNamee, M.Ed.
Associate Director

Degrees

  • Wheelock College; Bachelor of Science
  • Simmons College; Master of Education

Affiliations

  • National Association of Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD)
  • Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA)

Professional Interests

  • Section 504/ADA Compliance, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, Universal Design for Learning

Emily Harlan, LICSW
Assistant Director

Degrees

  • Master of Social Work from Boston College
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Loyola College in Maryland

Professional interests

  • Anxiety, Depression, Suicide and Self Injury, Relationships, Identity Development

Clinical approach

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Motivational Interviewing

Loren Belforti, MSW, LICSW
Counselor

Degrees

  • University of Delaware; Bachelor of Arts
  • Boston University; Master of Social Work

Affiliations

  • National Association of Social Workers

Professional interests

  • Sexuality, Gender, LGBTQ+ community, relationships, identity formation, holistic health

Clinical Approach

  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Group Therapy, client-centered and collaborative.

Amber Goulart, MS, NCC
Assistant Director of Health Promotion and Education

Degrees

  • Worcester State University, Bachelor of Science
  • SUNY Plattsburgh, Master of Science

Affiliations

  • American College Health Association (ACHA)
  • Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA)

Professional Interests

  • Sexual health education, sexual violence prevention, nutrition, exercise, body image, and substance-use harm reduction.

Mario Fernandez
Office Coordinator

Degrees

  • Boston University; Master of Advertising
  • Boston University; Bachelor of Science

Professional Interests

  • Digital marketing, Advertising, social media communication strategy, graphic design