Education and Training
PhD in Counseling Psychology, Texas A&M University 2013
MS in Educational Psychology, Texas A&M University 2011
BA in Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin 2008
- She systematically studies the mental health needs of clients of the TCC and the communities in which they reside, develops and refines intervention approaches, investigates the effectiveness of interventions, and evaluates satisfaction with services. In both research and practice she is well-versed in underserved populations, training and supervision, positive psychology and strengths-based approaches, and telehealth.
Carly E. McCord, Ph.D. is the Director of Clinical Services of the Telehealth Counseling Clinic (TCC, http://telehealthcounseling.org). In this role, she is responsible for the daily operations of the clinic and coordinates three practicum programs (counseling, research, marketing and outreach) for psychology doctoral students and graduate students in public health. She is also a licensed psychologist, a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences, and an adjunct professor in the Department of Educational Psychology at TAMU. She has a proven and documented expertise in providing high-quality mental health services via long-distance technology, engaging rural communities in order to reduce mental health disparities, and starting a successful and innovative training and supervision model for telepsychology.