Steve Byrne

Assoc Professor Counseling
Counseling & School Psychology
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Science Center, Room 416
Wed: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fri: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
byrne@alfred.edu
(607) 871-2212

Education

  • PsyD: Clinical Psychology Marywood University, 2009
  • MA: Psychology Marywood University, 2007
  • BA: Psychology Boston College, 2002

Courses Taught

  • COUN 626 - Assessment in Counseling (Fall)
  • COUN 636 - Principles of Counseling (Fall)
  • COUN 663 - Internship in Mental Health Counseling (Fall)
  • COUN 638 - Advanced Counseling Theory (Spring)
  • COUN 628 - Assessment in Mental Health Counseling (Spring)
  • COUN 664 - Internship II in Mental Health Counseling (Spring)

Research, Publications, & Presentations

Presentations

  • Byrne, J.S., Curtin, K., and Lee, K. (2014, September). Counselors seeking counseling: Benefits, obstacles, and lessons learned. Round table discussion held at the North Atlantic Region Association for Counselor Education and Supervision 2014 conference, Providence, RI.
  • Curtin, K., Byrne, J.S., and Lee, K. (2014, September). Using netbooks to provide Bug-in-the-Eye Supervision in a counselor education training clinic. Symposium held at the North Atlantic Region Association for Counselor Education and Supervision 2014 conference, Providence, RI.
  • Byrne, J.S., Hardy, A., MacCrea, K.C., and Besemer, A. (2014, June). Dual Roles and Boundary Considerations of a Multidisciplinary Team within a Small Liberal Arts University. Symposium held at the 32nd Annual Counseling Centers of New York Conference, Plattsburgh, NY.
  • Myerberger, J., Noel, S., McLaughlin, L., and Byrne, J.S. (2014, April). Graduate Student Meeting/Panel Discussion. Panel Discussion held at 2014 New York Mental Health Counselors Association Convention, Albany, NY.
  • Byrne, J.S., Frawley, J., and Warner, C. (2014, April). Sharing our resources: Counseling students leading academic support groups. Poster presented at 2014 New York Mental Health Counselors Association Convention, Albany, NY.
  • Byrne, J.S., Fallon, M., Kazin, R. and McCool, J. (2013, June). NY SAFE Act: What does it mean for our practice? Panel discussion held at the 31st Annual Counseling Centers of New York Conference, Brockport, NY.
  • Byrne, J.S. (2013, March). Predisposing Factors for Personal Counseling among Counseling Trainees. Poster presented at 2013 American Counseling Association Conference and Expo, Cincinnati, OH.
  • Byrne, J.S. and Young, H.L. (2013, January). Identifying and responding to dating violence. Invited address at the Empire 8 Student-Athlete Summit, Rochester, NY.
  • Byrne, J.S. (2012). Welcome to the machine: An outsider’s foray into school counseling. Manuscript submitted for publication.
  • Byrne, J.S., Chester, C.L., Wolf, L., and Yoder, J. (2012, June). Grand Rounds of the Duds: Our Failure Cases. Panel discussion held at the 30th Annual Counseling Centers of New York Conference, Brockport, NY.
  • Byrne, J.S., Covell, S.E., Cole, J.D., and Shufelt, B. (2012, April). Evidence-Based Practice in the Real World. Panel discussion held at 2012 New York Mental Health Counselors Association Convention, Albany, NY.
  • Byrne, J.S. O’Brien, E.J. (August, 2011). Peer Evaluations of Interpersonal Relationships in Narcissism vs. High Self-Esteem. Poster presented at the 119th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association.
  • Byrne, J.S. Yoder, J. (2011). Difficult Conversations in the Workplace: Learning from The Office. Presentation given at annual Student Development retreat, Alfred University.
  • Byrne, J.S., Fallon, M.A., Wood, E.J. (June, 2010). Getting in Tune with Your Students: Using Music in Therapy. Panel discussion held at the 28th Annual Counseling Centers of New York Conference.
  • Byrne, J.S., Kearney, A.E. (August, 2009). College Student Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training. Presentation to staff of Le Moyne College Residence Life Department.
  • Rice, M.E., Meyer, B., Thompson, M., and Byrne, J.S. (June, 2009). I Don’t Want to Talk About It: Overcoming Challenges to Working with Men in Therapy. Panel discussion held at the 27th Annual Counseling Centers of New York Conference.
  • Byrne, J.S. and O’Brien, E.J. (August, 2008). Narcissism, Anger, and Social Rejection Processes in Online Communication: An Experimental Study. Poster presented at the 116th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association.

Research & Publications

  • Byrne, J.S. and O’Brien, E.J. (2014). It is not all about you: Interpersonal views of narcissism and authentic high self-esteem. Psychological Reports, 115, 243-260.
  • Byrne, J.S. and Shufelt, B.W. (2014). Predisposing factors for personal counseling among counseling trainees. Counselor Education and Supervision, 53, 178-189.

Areas of Concentration

  • Narcissism
  • Trauma
  • Counseling Outcome and Process
  • Relationships