The University of Iowa

Study abroad to host info sessions on humanistic counseling program in Greece, Dec. 6 & Feb. 7

November 21st, 2019

Learn about an amazing opportunity to travel to Greece with Assistant Professor of Counselor Education and Supervision in the Department of Rehabilitation and Counselor Education Gerta Bardoshi. 

Info Sessions:

December 6 | 11 a.m. | 1111B UCC

February 7 | 12 p.m. | 1117 UCC

Greece: Origins of Humanistic Counseling will explore the origins of humanistic psychotherapy through an experiential exploration of the history and topography of Greece. Through physical exploration, reading, reflecting, and on-site lectures, students will gain a deeper understanding of the culture in which humanism originated, the unique environmental factors that promote a humanistic worldview, and will critically analyze the evolution of humanistic theory from its philosophical beginnings to its status as a leading theory in counseling and psychotherapy.

Program dates: June 14 - 25, 2020

Application deadline: February 12, 2020


Gerta Bardhoshi, faculty leader

Leslie McNeilus, study abroad program coordinator 

​​​​​​Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Leslie McNeilus in advance at or 319-335-0353.