Teaching for over 20 years in 3 different departments Mr. Avera has dedicated his
life to helping students grow academically, personally, and professionally. He was
a former director at a large social service agency, facilitated over a 1,000 small
groups and trained numerous community organizations in the field of domestic violence
and mental health. His research interests are in positive psychology, resilience,
identity formation, and the intersection of Eastern & Western thought.
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