Dr. Kushner joined UALR in 2006 as coordinator of the Counselor Education program. His twenty+ years in the field of education have included positions as teacher, school counselor, college counselor, and research assistant.
A generalist counselor educator with experience in school and mental health counseling, Dr. Kushner’s academic degrees include a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision (University of Arkansas, 2006), an M.A. in Guidance and Counselor Education, and a B.A. in English (University of South Florida, 2001; 1994).