Education, School Psychology/Counseling and Leadership
Location: 1205b James Hall
Email: David Forbes's Web site
David Forbes is an educator and counselor who brings mindfulness and other contemplative and integral practices to school counseling students, educators, and schools. He is an associate professor in the School Counseling program in the School of Education. Forbes wrote Boyz 2 Buddhas: Counseling Urban High School Male Athletes in the Zone (New York: Peter Lang, 2004), on teaching mindfulness and meditation to a Brooklyn high school football team. He has taught and written articles on contemplative and integral practices in school counseling and 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.