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School of Education

Institutes and Centers

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Community Centered, Research Driven

Centers of Excellence

A Focus on Community

Our institutes and centers are focused on research excellence or community service, and dedicated to the creation of new knowledge in a specific scholarly area.

Excellence and Expertise

Each center has a unique mission and expert faculty to carry out that mission.

Behavioral Health Family Studies Institute

The Behavioral Health Family Studies Institute focuses on issues that relate to the prevention of behavioral dysfunction and the restoration of mental health functioning across the life span.

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Institute for Counseling Research

The Institute for Counseling Research seeks to advance evidence-based knowledge of effective community counseling practices, clinical supervision strategies, and counselor training methods.

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The Northeast Indiana Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education Resource Center (a PFW Center of Excellence) seeks to support and encourage active engagement in educational pursuits.

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Community Counseling Center

The Purdue Fort Wayne Counseling Center offers help for individuals, couples, and families experiencing problems, adjustment reactions, or career-counseling concerns.

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