Richard Joseph Behun PhD

Assistant Professor, Marywood University in Scranton, Pennsylvania

Richard Joseph Behun, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor at Marywood University in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Dr. Behun is a Licensed Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor, Approved Clinical Supervisor, and is a certified PK-12 school counselor. Dr. Behun holds a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision and has earned master’s degrees in Education Law, School Counseling, and School Administration. He has extensive experience working with middle and high school students who have experienced trauma in his previous positions as a professional school counselor and high school principal. Dr. Behun conducts research and lectures in the areas of child sexual abuse, mandated reporting law, and civil liability for counselors.