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Updated October 14, 2020

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Howard, John

Senior Instructor
New England School of Law
School Affiliation

Cambridge College School of Psychology & Counseling

Community Involvement

Community mental health and senior services

Courses Taught
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Intro to Legal Studies
  • Forensic Mental Health
  • Counseling Seminars

J.D. - New England School of Law
M.Ed. - Boston State College
M.S.W. - Boston College School of Social Work
B.A. - Boston College


Teaching and learning require action, commitment, and direction. Passivity need not apply.

Professional Experience
  • Attorney, private practice, 1993-present
  • Director, Mental Health and Addiction Services, SMOC , Framingham Ma. 1991- 1993
  • Senior Clinical Instructor in Psychiatry, New England Medical Center 1980-1991
  • Director, The Little House, Dorchester Ma. 1983-1991
  • Assistant Director, The Little House, Dorchester Ma. 1974-1983
  • Social Worker, New England Home, Jamaica Plain Ma. 1970-1974
Awards & Recognitions

Martin J Walsh, Volunteer of the Year, 2003 FDNH Inc. Dorchester, Ma.

Professional Memberships & Affiliations
  • NASW
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Juvenile Bar Association