Education, School Psychology/Counseling and Leadership
Location: 1205b James Hall
Email: David Forbes's Web site
David Forbes is an associate professor in the School Counseling program. He wrote "Occupy Mindfulness" on the need to critically situate mindfulness within current neoliberal contexts, challenge social injustices, and promote full self development. Forbes wrote Boyz 2 Buddhas: Counseling Urban High School Male Athletes in the Zone (New York: Peter Lang, 2004) on his work with a high school football team. He was a co-recipient of a program fellowship from the Center for Contemplative Mind in Society in 2005. Forbes is a licensed mental health counselor.