Bernie Hershberger

Bernie Hershberger

Director of Counseling and Wellness Programs

Bernie Hershberger Ph.D. is the Director of Counseling and Wellness Programs at Bowdoin College. He oversees wellness initiatives aimed at teaching students mind/body practices and skills such as meditation, yoga, and Tai Chi/Qigong. He is a Buddhist oriented psychologist and specializes in working with anxiety, perfectionism, sports psychology, and career exploration.  Bernie is a graduate of Goshen College and the Ohio State University.  He has worked at the University of Missouri and Boston University before coming to Bowdoin where he has worked for the past 18 years.