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Department of Child, Family, and Community Sciences
Dr. Mark Young joined the UCF faculty in Fall, 1999. He received his doctorate in Community Counseling from Ohio University in 1985. His professional experience as a counselor includes more than 20 years in community mental health, corrections, college counseling centers and private practice. Since 1987 he has worked as a counselor educator. During that time he has published three books and a variety of articles on subjects ranging from imagery to innovative teaching techniques in the counseling field. His most recent books are Learning the Art of Helping , 4th edition, 2009 from Prentice-Hall and Counseling and Therapy for Couples (2007) from Wadsworth. Dr. Young has given workshops at state and national conventions in the United States, Mexico, Russia, and France.
Expertise: Counselor Education