Jenifer C. Lawrence
Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Human Resources Administration
Dr. Jenifer Lawrence received her Ph.D. in the field of Counselor Education from the University at Buffalo (UB). She is currently the Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Administration in the Graduate School of Education at UB, as well as the Director of the Counselor Education Ph.D. program in the Department of Counseling, School, and Educational Psychology. She teaches graduate courses on the topics of grief counseling, mental health counseling, and rehabilitation counseling. Prior to joining UB, Dr. Lawrence worked as a bereavement counselor at Niagara Hospice where she worked with patients facing life threatening illnesses and their families, as well as providing crisis intervention counseling in area schools. In addition, she worked in private practice counseling children, adolescents, and adults with issues of grief and loss.