Alan Burkard

Alan Burkard, PhD

Professor | Department Chair
Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology

PhD, Counseling Psychology, Fordham University
MEd, Counselor Education, The Pennsylvania State University
Licensed Psychologist, WI

Burkard uses both qualitative and quantitative methods in his research which focuses on multicultural influences in psychotherapy and clinical supervision. Burkard has also chaired the Department of Counselor Education and Counseling Psychology for the last 14 years. More recently he has applied these research interests to mental health treatment of young children who have experienced trauma at the Behavior Clinic at Penfield Children’s Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. There he directs evaluation and research of an evidence-based treatment model that is nationally recognized by SAMHSA, NCTSN, and other national clearinghouses.