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Patrick McDevitt

Fr. McDevitt was ordained in 1986 and is a member of the Congregation of the Mission (Vincentians). He has worked in parish ministry, seminarian formation adn university education for over 30 years. Fr, McDevitt has been a retreat director for lay people and religious men and women. He has a strong background in counseling education, pastoral counseling, minsitry and leadership. Fr. McDevitt was previously the President of All Hallows College in Dublin Ireland. He has an extensive record for leadership on professional and civic boards and associations.

Education
  • Ph.D. in Pastoral Counseling, Loyola University of Maryland
  • M.S. in Pastoral Counseling, Loyola University of Maryland
  • M.Div., St. Thomas Seminary, Denver
  • B.A. in Philosophy, St. Mary's of the Barrens, Perryville, MO
Courses Taught
  • CSL 452 Introduction to the Counseling Profession
  • CSL 461 Testing and Appraisal
  • CSL 467 Counseling Theories
  • CSL 489 Psychopathology
  • CSL 556 Couples and Family Counseling

Research Interests
Healthy Aging, psycho-social influences on ministry and leadership development​