Alan Rawls

Commentator

Alan Rawls grew up in Monkton, VT.  He is currently a graduate student in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Northern Vermont University in Johnson. 

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I recently observed an uncomfortable exchange concerning a case study that was being reviewed in an academic setting. The discomfort didn’t stem from the delicate ethical considerations involved, but from the exchange that followed when a white person stated that the case’s subject was black.