The Counseling Center is staffed by seven licensed psychologists, three doctoral interns, one practicum student, one psychiatric nurse practitioner and one consulting psychiatrist. All staff members are well-trained and experienced in dealing with the adjustment problems common to a college population. More importantly, they are dedicated professionals who are expert at developing counseling plans which meet the particular needs of each client.


Jean M. Joyce-Brady, Ph.D.
Director of Health and Wellness 
University of Maryland

Stephanie Kendall, Ph.D.
Associate Director/Coordinator of Training
University of Denver

Teresa Blevins, Ph.D., CLYL
Staff Psychologist
Auburn University

Brian Harnsberger, Psy. D.
Staff Psychologist 
William James College

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Zara Konarski, PMHCNS
MGH Institute of Health Professions

Case Manager

Angela Ridgley, LCSW
Boston University School of Social Work

Interns, 2015-2016

Ellen Darling, M.A.      
Clark University

Oxana Kopeikin, M.Ed. 
University of of Louisville

Natasha Torkelson, M.A.       
Boston College

Counseling, Health & Wellness Front Desk Administrative Coordinators

Julia Albo

Lucia Ciccarello

Jo-Ann Mastro

Sheila McCarthy
Administration Staff
E-mail: smccarth@suffolk.ed


(revised 1/28/16)