Counseling Center Staff 2014-2015

Ira Addes is a psychiatric consultant. A diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology as well as the American Board of Internal Medicine, he was educated at Brooklyn College and received his M.D. from Tufts University School of Medicine. He completed a three-year internal medicine residency at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA, and practiced internal medicine for four years prior to returning for his training in psychiatry at the University of Connecticut Medical Center.

Into the Dunk Tank

By William Sweet

On a hot spring afternoon, Amherst employees gathered on Valentine Quad to eat lunch, inaugurate a new awards program—and send their bosses into a dunk tank.

Health Education Professional Staff

Denise McGoldrick

Director of Health Education (413.542.2760): Denise supervises the College's health education program. She is responsible for organizing and presenting programs on issues such as alcohol and other substance abuse, contraception, AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases, and eating disorders. She trains and supervises Student Health Educators, who present programs in the residences throughout the academic year.