“There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.” ~Edith Wharton
Dr. Henze is a Licensed Psychologist and Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner. Trained at Boston College’s Institute for the Study and Promotion of Race and Culture, Dr. Henze specializes in race- and culture-informed clinical and systems redesign practice. He is also a Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Recovery Practitioner. Dr. Henze is an Assistant Professor of Counseling Psychology at Regis College in Weston, MA. In addition to his academic appointment, Dr. Henze has served as Director of Peer Support Services, a Mental Health Recovery Champion and Addictions Psychologist within the Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veteran Affairs since 2008. In this role, Dr. Henze has implemented recovery and social justice innovations, including multicultural competency training for staff and system consumers. Dr. Henze is an accomplished presenter who has spoken across the country within the Veterans Health Administration on topics related to his areas of expertise including: Social Justice and Mental Health and Addictions Recovery, Evidenced-Based Treatments for Addictions, Masculinity and Mental Health, and Peer Support Services.