Contact Info

Gary R. Enright, Counseling Center
  • Master of Education, Springfield College, Springfield, Mass., 1987
  • Bachelor of Science, Springfield College, Springfield, Mass., 1979

Gary is beginning his 23rd year as the associate director of the Springfield College Counseling Center. He has been an adjunct instructor in the Springfield College Department of Psychology for 26 years. Gary has thoroughly enjoyed all of his time at Springfield College.

In Gary’s first career working as a teacher with troubled teens, he observed the therapeutic value counseling had for his students. This experience inspired him to earn his master’s degree in mental health counseling.

Therapeutic Approach

Gary’s approach can best be described as “positive psychology.” He looks at the strengths of the students he works with, viewing them as resilient, capable, able to cope, and wanting to change, grow, and heal.