College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
School of Counseling
M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Dr. Peter J. Boccone has a doctorate in Counselor Education from Southern Illinois University. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor (NJ, PA), an Approved Clinical Supervisor, and a Nationally Certified Counselor. His professional interests revolve around legal and ethical issues in counseling. When not counseling or teaching counseling, Dr. Boccone enjoys cooking, reading, playing guitar, and exploring the outdoors.
COUN 6100 - Intro to Mental Health Counseling
COUN 6743 - Psychopharmacology
COUN 6306 - Ethics and Legal Issues
COUN 6626 - Research Methods and Program Evaluation
COUN 6250 - Group Process and Dynamics
COUN 6215 - Lifespan Development
COUN 6316 - Techniques of Counseling
PhD, Southern Illinois University
Educational Specialist (EdS), Rider University
MA, Rider University
BA, Rider University
Boccone, P. J. (2012). "I saw you on Facebook!" Social networking, professional boundaries, and the implications for counselors-in-training.
Stevens, H., Boccone, P. J., Campbell, J. (2011). BASIC collaboration: Creating an environment of community in schools and agencies.
Asner-Self, K., Boccone, P. J., Zyromski, B. (2011). Counseling modalities for the future: Online counseling on college campuses.
Boccone, P. J., Campbell, J. A. (2011). Developing unified international ethical standards: Current issues, challenges, and implications for counselor educators.
Boccone, P. J. (2012). Effective Gatekeeping: Challenges and Preadmission Screening Techniques.
Boccone, P. J. (2011). Law & Ethics in Illinois: A three-year analysis of common issues for licensed counselors.