Gannon Names New Director of Health and Counseling Services

Stephen J. Large, Psy.DPosted: April 22, 2014

Gannon University announced that Stephen J. Large, Psy.D., has been named director - health and counseling services.

In this position Large is responsible for the overall leadership, vision, and management of the University's Health and Counseling Services, which provides comprehensive services to students using a holistic wellness approach. In addition to his administrative duties, Large, a licensed psychologist, provides individual, couples, group and crisis counseling to Gannon students.

Large joined Gannon University in 2009 from the University of Dayton where he was a staff psychologist and coordinator of outreach in the Counseling Center. Large began his career in 2006 as a psychology intern at the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Counseling & Consultation Services.

Large received his Bachelor of Science degree in psychology from John Carroll University in Cleveland, and his doctorate from Wright State University, where he was given the Diversity Dissertation Award and the Excellence in the General Practice of Psychology Award from the Wright State University School of Professional Psychology Faculty.

He is a member of the American Counseling Association, the American College Counseling Association, the Association for University and College Counseling Center Directors and the American Psychological Association, which he serves on three of the 54 divisions (interest groups organized by members).