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Graduate School

O'Dowd Hall, Room 520
586 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
(location map)
(248) 370-2700
gradinfo@oakland.edu

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Graduate School

O'Dowd Hall, Room 520
586 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
(location map)
(248) 370-2700
gradinfo@oakland.edu

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Napoleon Harrington

Headshot of Napoleon Harrington

MA, NCC, LPC, HS-BCP
Ambassador Counseling & Resource Group
Therapist/Speaker/Adjunct Faculty

Napoleon Harrington is the Founder and Therapist of the Ambassador Counseling & Resource Group (ACRG), an organization dedicated to providing people and professionals with proficient counseling and training services.

Upon earning his bachelor’s degree, he was awarded the Human Relations Award, a significant honor given to one graduating senior at Oakland University. Napoleon is an engaging presenter with national experience and has been a keynote speaker for multiple occasions – ranging from university convocation and commencement exercises to professional conference appearances. In 2012 he was awarded the Adjunct Faculty of the Year Award for his academic and professional contributions to his colleagues and the undergraduate student body. Napoleon’s leadership has been recognized by civic organizations and government officials. In January of 2016, he was inducted into the fifth class of the "Elite 40 under 40 of Oakland County", by County Executive L. Brooks Patterson. He has recently been inducted as alumni and class president of the 28th Class of Leadership Oakland – a nationally recognized premiere leadership program. He is also serving as President of the Michigan Mental Health Counselors Association.

Oakland University has equipped Napoleon with many experiences that inspired him to develop his counseling, speaking and facilitation skills, to be a voice of courage for people facing a variety of fears and challenges. Napoleon has had multiple television appearances and been featured as a radio guest a variety of times to discuss counseling and psychology related topics. He has written multiple articles for National and local publications on topics related to mental health and wellness. He has a passion for people and has made it his mission to cultivate optimum mental, physical, and spiritual well-being of those he comes in contact with. Napoleon is affectionately known as the “Courage Counselor”.

Napoleon lives in Auburn Hills with his college sweetheart and wife, Faith.