Dan Sharir, PhD, N.C.C.

Associate Professor, Clinical Mental Health Counseling

  • Office: 1217
  • Campus:
    School of Health Sciences
  • Phone:
    (212) 742-8770 x 42489
  • Email:

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  • B.S., M.A., M.S., Touro College
  • Ph.D., Touro University International

Clinical Specialty

  • Psychotherapy – CBT, Transactional Analysis, Lifestyle and Career Development
  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor
  • Certified School Counselor
  • National Board Certified Counselor

Research Agenda

  • Agenda: Bullying in Childhood and Effects in Adulthood
  • School and Community Collaboration
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Social Responsibility
  • Cultural Knowledge and Multicultural Issues in Psychotherapy 

Professional Service

  • Member: National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC)
  • Member: Metro Counselor Educators


Gardere, J.Maman, Y., & Sharir, D. (2013). School counseling and social entrepreneurship. International Journal of Pedagogical Innovations, 1(1), 47-50. 

Kopelman, M., & Sharir, D. (2013). A performance-based manual for mental health counseling internships. The International Journal of Humanities Education, 11(1), 1-10.

Maman, Y., & Sharir, D. (2007). Great expectations: Developing a healthy and productive lifestyle in adolescents and young adults. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons Inc.

Sharir, D., Tanasescu, M., Turbow, D., & Maman, Y. (2006). Social support and quality of life among psychiatric patients in residential homes. International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation, 11(1/2), 85-96.