Maria Heim

    Maria Heim, Ph.D.

    Chair, School Counseling, Associate Professor, Education & Special Education, School Counseling

    Graduate School of Education

    Areas of Expertise

    Multicultural counseling, crisis intervention, child development and education of children with disabilities


    Maria P. Heim is an associate professor in the Graduate Division of General & Special Education, and the chairperson of the Counseling Program at the Graduate School of Education. She earned a Bachelor of Arts from CW Post College of Long Island University, and a Master of Science and Ph.D. from St. Johns University. Her clinical experience includes working as a school psychologist at the BOCES Program for Alternative Comprehensive Education and at her private practice in Queens, N.Y. as well as supervising doctoral students. Dr. Heim has a long history of teaching at the university level, including graduate courses and seminars at Brooklyn College and the College of St. Rose.