Christopher McCarthy

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Professor, Department of Educational Psychology

Phone: +1 512 232 4835
Office: SZB 5.404A, MAI
Office Hours: By appointment

Christopher McCarthy is a leading authority on stress and coping. His research focuses on three distinct lines of inquiry in stress and coping: wellness and health psychology, the identification of psychological resources that can help prevent stress, and extending basic research on stress and coping to educational settings, particularly in understanding the stress that educators and counselors experience. In recent years McCarthy has served as the Training Director of the Counseling Psychology program, Graduate Adviser, Chair of the Graduate Studies Committee, and Director of the Counselor Education program.