Christine M. Harrington, PhD
is a licensed psychologist and Associate Professor at Middlesex County College in Edison, New Jersey, where she teaches in the departments of Psychology and Education as well as Counseling and Career Services. She received her doctorate in counseling psychology from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA. Dr. Harrington’s areas of expertise include: learning disabilities, emotional and psychiatric disabilities, and Asperger’s in K-12 and college; motivating at-risk populations; communication and de-escalation skills; crisis management (including suicide and homicide); and assessment of students with a variety of disabilities. Dr. Harrington is a national presenter who addresses issues of concern for teachers, parents, and students with disabilities. She is a member of the American Psychological Association; American College Counseling Association; and the New Jersey Association on Higher Education and Disabilities.