College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Dr. Andrew Garland-Forshee (pronouns: he/him/his) holds over 25 years of experience in the fields of education, family services, and human/social services. Dr. Garland-Forshee's current research and teaching interests focus on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Queer/Questioning, (LGBTQ+) issues in human services, LGBTQ+ Behavioral Health, Mental Health Stigma Reduction among gay men, and contemplative practices in human service education.
Dr. Garland-Forshee is a Human Services Board Certified Practitioner (HS-BCP), a Nationally Certified Mental Health First Aid Instructor (Adult and Youth), and a Nationally Certified QPR Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Instructor. Since 2006, he has served as a contributing faculty member in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.