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Faculty Directory » Christopher Adams

Psychological Science

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Thursdays 11:30 - 12:30 and 3:30 - 4:30
Fridays 10:00 - 11:00

Office Information:

Room Number: McKay 264
Phone: 978-665-3027

Courses Taught:

Intro to Psychological Science (PSY 1100)
Lifespan Development (PSY 1200)
Psychology of Personality (PSY 2300)
Abnormal Psychology (PSY 2350)
Psychology of Human Relations (PSY 2370)
Clinical Psychology (PSY 3100)
History & Systems of Psychology (PSY 4000)
Introduction to Professional Counseling (Graduate Level)
Psychopathology I and Psychopathology II (Graduate Level)
Lifestyle & Career Development (Graduate Level)
Family and Systems (Graduate Level)


Ph.D. Counseling Psychology, University at Buffalo, SUNY
M.A.E., Ed.S. Counselor Education, University of Florida
B.S. Psychology, University of Florida

Research Interests:

Religion & spirituality
Career development
Therapist training & supervision
Psychodynamic, Humanistic, and Existential therapies
Couples & Family Therapy

Representative Publications:

Puig, A., & Adams, C. M. (2018). The Delphi Technique. In B. Frey (Ed.), The Sage encyclopedia of educational research, measurement, and evaluation. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Adams, C. M., Puig, A., Wolf, C. P., & Baggs, A. S. (2015). Integrating religion and spirituality into counselor education: Barriers and strategies. Counselor Education and Supervision, 54, 44-56.

Duffy, R. D., Foley, P. F., Raque-Bogdan, T. L., Reid, L., Dik, B. J., Castano, M. C., & Adams, C. M. (2012). Counseling psychologists who view their careers as a calling: A qualitative study. Journal of Career Assessment, 20, 293-308.

Adams, C. M., (2012). Calling and career counseling with college students: Finding meaning in work and life. Journal of College Counseling, 15, 65-80.


Adams, C.M. (2015, Oct.) Analyzing Psychodynamic approaches to counseling:  Are they culturally-sensitive and relevant to counselor training?  Proposal accepted for presentation at the 2015 Association for Counselor Education & Supervision conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Adams, C. M., Puig, A., Wolf, C. P., & Baggs, A. S. (2014, Oct). Integrating religion and spirituality into psychotherapist training: Barriers and strategies. Posted presented for at 2014 New England Psychological Association conference, Lewiston, ME.

Adams, C. M., Puig, A., Wolf, C. P., & Baggs, A. S. (2011, Mar). Barriers to integrating religion and spirituality into counselor education: Implications for practice, training, & supervision. Presented at the 2011 American Counseling Association conference, New Orleans, LA.

Adams, C. M., & Puig, A. (2010, Oct). Spiritual competence in college counseling: Providing holistic, developmental, and culturally-sensitive services. Presented at the 2010 American College Counseling Association conference, St. Louis, MO.

Castano, M. C., Duffy, R., Foley, P., Adams, C. M., Raque-Bogdan, T., & Reid, L. (2010, Aug). Qualitative study of counseling psychologists who feel called to their careers. Poster presented at the 2010 American Psychological Association conference, San Diego, CA.

Professional Affiliations:

American Psychological Association
APA Div. 17, Society of Counseling Psychology