Posted 2/18 @ 8:05AM

REMINDER:  Due to the weather conditions, all CLASSES IN ALL CC-MA locations, including BOSTON, LAWRENCE AND SPRINGFIELD WILL START at 10:00 AM TODAY 2/18/18.  

All CC-MA locations will open at 10:00 am today, 2/18/18.  Check your CC emails, MyCC, the website and social media for periodic updates.   Please use your best judgement when determining whether to travel today and drive safely.   Thank you.

McGlame, Maureen

Senior Faculty
University of Massachusetts
School Affiliation

Cambridge College School of Psychology & Counseling

Community Involvement
  • Board of Directors of the Greater Boston Council on Alcoholism
  • Former member, Advisory Board of the Archdiocese of Boston Priests' Recovery Program
  • Member, Mental Health Team for Boston Healthcare for the Homeless
Courses Taught

Substance Abuse and the Family


M.Ed. - University of Massachusetts - Counseling Psychology - 1980

B.A. - Boston University - English Literature - 1965


Professional Credentials

  • Certified Intervention Specialist
  • Licensed Social Worker
  • Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor, level 1
Professional Experience
  • Peace Corps volunteer in Cameroon, West Africa - 1965-1968 - taught in secondary school and advanced level college, preparing studnets for their GCE examinations and teaching English. Worked for the Peace Corps as a public affairs officer after completing overseas service.

Over 40 years of experience working in the addictions field :

  • Developer and director of COASA (Children of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse) at the Robert F. Kennedy Children's Action Corps.
  • Community counselor in the South End of Boston
  • Program developer and clinical coordinator, St. Elizabeth's Hospital
  • Program developer and director for Family Counseling and Guidance Center's comprehensive addictions services at mental health clinics in downtown Boston, Framingham, Braintree, Marshfield and Danvers
  • Mass General Hospital: senior clinician in the addictions service, therapist, private practitioner, consultant, interventionist, trainer, expert witness, day treatement program developer, and educator
  • Mass General Hospital: fellow in the Dept. of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • University of Massachusetts Boston: faculty



Awards & Recognitions
  • Counselor of the Year Award - Massachusetts Association for Alcohol and Drug Counselors
  • Lora Roe Memorial Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor of the Year Award - NAADAC (National Association for Alcohol and Drug Counselors)
  • Partners in Excellence awards
  • Honorable mention for the Schwartz Center Compassional Caregiver Award
Professional Memberships & Affiliations
  • National Association for Alcohol and Drug Counselors
  • MOAR