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Barbara Okun

Barbara Okun

Professor of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology



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As dying changes, so does grieving

Saying Goodbye: How Fam­i­lies Can Find Renewal Through Loss” co-​​​​authored by Bar­bara Okun, a North­eastern Uni­ver­sity pro­fessor of applied psy­chology, explores “con­tem­po­rary grief” — the new reality of pro­longed death, […]

Selected Publications

For a complete list of faculty citations, please visit iRis, Northeastern’s digital archive.


Effective helping: Interviewing and counseling techniques

(with Kantrowitz, R.) (7th ed). Pacific Grove, CA: Brooks/Cole.


A multisystems perspective for family forensic psychologists

(with Grossman, N.) The Family Psychologist. 22(4).


Family forensic psychology and school personnel

(with Grossman, N.) The Family Psychologist. 22(3). 14-16.

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