As Avishai Afek, MS ’21, worked on his GSE master’s degree in mental health counseling, he discovered an unexpected, entrepreneurial path. In the months ahead, he will launch StartWell, a business he created at UB to solve a fundamental problem in the mental health care system: There is not always a clear way for people to research and find a good therapist.
Children who eat slower are less likely to be extroverted and impulsive, according to a new study co-led by the University at Buffalo and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and co-autored by a GSE professor and doctoral candidate.
As a graduate, you will be equipped to find professional employment in public schools; in colleges and universities as members of the faculty or counseling center staff; and in private industry, government agencies, community social services agencies and hospitals.
With students from across the United States and 115 countries across the world in our classes on campus and online, our department is strengthened by the diversity of backgrounds and global perspectives represented.