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|Ph.D.||1999||Kansas State University||Counselor Education and Supervision|
|Internship||1998||US Army Family Life Ctr.||Marriage and Family Therapy|
|MS||1993||Austin Peay State University||Guidance and Counseling||Grad Assistant||1992||APSU Counseling Center||Counseling and Psych Services|
|BA||1989||Austin Peay State University||Psychology|
|CEP 215||Educational Psychology|
|CEP 531||Human Development across Cultures|
|CEP 532||Theories and Methods of Counseling|
|CEP 537||Introduction to Group Counseling|
|CEP 538||Clinical Practicum I|
|CEP 539||Clinical Advanced Practicum II|
|CEP 540||Clinical Practicum with Children in Schools|
|CEP 544||Family Counseling Theory and Practice|
|CEP 612||Cross-Cultural Counseling|
|CEP 663||Research Design|
|CEP 686||Supervision in Counseling|
Clinical InterestsSocial Support
Research InterestsMilitary family transitions
Current Research Projects"Counselor development and client factors in an era of medicalization."
“Student veterans define success.”
“Mental health counselors and professional organization membership.”
PublicationsDarcy, M. G. & Abed-Faghri, N. M. (2014). An investigation of counselor-professional association relationship. The Professional Counselor, 3 (3), 152-160.
Darcy, M. G. (2014). Introducing the military in counselor education. North Atlantic Region Association for Counselor Education and Supervision.
Darcy, M.G. & Powers, J. (2013). Veteran students: Advantages and obstacles in college transition. Journal of College Orientation and Transition, 21(1), 55-64.
Darcy, M. G. & Abed-Faghri, N. M. (in press). An investigation of counselor-professional association relationship. The Professional Counselor.
Darcy, M.G., Dalphonse, L, & Winsor, C. A. (2010). Linking academic and certification standards to develop a more skilled co-occurring disorders workforce. Counselor Magazine, 11(4), 10-16.
Gracia, S. Darcy, M. G. & Lynch, M. (2010). Under scrutiny: Assessment considerations in advanced level programs. Journal of Assessment and Accountability in Educator Preparation, 1(1), 29-45.
Bogad, Lesley, Cook, Jennifer S., Darcy, Monica G., Johnson, Janet Donnell, Patterson, Susan K., & Tillotson, Mary Ellen. (2007, December 19). Finding our way as WAC-y women. Across the Disciplines, 4. Retrieved February 7, 2008, from
Recent PresentationsDarcy, M. G. (2014, March). Military Families: Resilience Factors in Counseling. Presentation at Professional Development Institute of Association of Counselors and Educators in Government at American Counseling Association, Honolulu, HI.
Darcy, M. G. (2014, March). Military 101: Civilian providers and military families. Poster at American Counseling Association, Honolulu, HI.
Darcy, M. G. (2013). Military culture and counseling. Rhode Island Mental Health Counselors Association, Warwick, RI.
Darcy, M. G. (2013, October). Military 101: Civilian providers and military clients. Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, Denver, CO.
Darcy, M. G. (2013, July). Military Families: Resilience Factors in Counseling. Presentation at American Mental Health Counselors Association, Washington, DC.
Darcy, M. G. & Black, M. (2013 April). Supporting student veteran success. Presentation at New England Educational Opportunity Association, Warwick, RI.
Darcy, M. G. (2012, September). Military 101: A primer for civilian providers. Presentation at North Atlantic Regional Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, Niagara Falls, NY.
Darcy, M. G. (2012 April) Veteran students on campus: Academic and social success. Presentation at 44th New England Educational Research Organization (NEERO) Conference, Portsmouth, NH.
Darcy, M. G. & Black, M. (2011, November). Military children in our classrooms. Presentation at Promising Practices, Rhode Island College, Providence, RI.
Darcy, M. G., & Johnson, M. (2011, April). The department as learning community. Discussion led at New England Resource Center for Higher Education, University of Massachusetts (NERCHE), Shrewsbury, MA. Darcy, M.G. (2010, November). Everyday program evaluation: You can do it! Paper presented at Parents as Teachers National Conference, St. Louis, MO.
Darcy, M. G. (2010, September). Professional partnership: Mental health counselor organization collaboration with counselor education. Paper presented at North Atlantic Regional Association of Counselor Education and Supervision (NARACES) Conference, New Brunswick, NJ.
Darcy, M. G., Dukes, T., Squier, K, & Greco, J. (2010, July). Using ASCA performance standards for school counselor performance evaluations: Considerations for pre-service and practicing school counselors. Paper presented at annual American School Counselors Association (ASCA), Boston, MA.
Holtzman, E.G., Darcy, M.G., Dowd-Eagle, S.E., Dukes, T.W., Eagle, J., Page, T., & Snyder, A.M. (2010, April). Enabling shared leadership: Cross-disciplinary graduate education, training and practice. Symposium at the 42nd New England Educational Research Organization (NEERO) Conference, Portsmouth, NH.
Darcy, M. G., & Powers, J. (2010, March). Student veterans define college success: Campus considerations for supports. Paper to be presented at the annual convention of College Student Educators International (ACPA). Boston, MA.
Darcy, M. G., Dukes, T., Greco, J., Nailor, P., & Squier, K. (2010, March). Professional school counselor competencies: The role of school counseling and counselor evaluation in Rhode Island regulations and future plans. Presentation at spring conference for Rhode Island School Counselors Association (RISCA), Providence, RI.
Dowd-Eagle, S. E., Darcy, M., & Eagle, J. W. (2010, March). A comparison of professional standards: Enhancing collaborative partnerships across disciplines. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP), Chicago, IL.
Darcy, M.G. & Winsor, C. A. (2009, October). The rule, not the exception: Aligning higher education curricula with co-occurring disorders. Paper presented at International Coalition of Addiction Studies Education (INCASE) Conference, Jersey City, NJ.
Gracia, S., Darcy, M. G., Lynch, M. (2009, May). Under scrutiny: State, SPA, and NCATE consideration in graduate assessment. Paper presented at New England Educational Research Organization (NEERO) Conference, Portsmouth, NH.
Darcy, M.G. & Brabeck, K. (2008, September). Counselor identity development in an era of medicalization. Paper presented at North Atlantic Regional Association of Counselor Education and Supervision (NARACES) Conference, Portland, ME.
Advisor for which ProgramsMS Clinical Mental Health
CGS Advanced Counseling
Professional Licenses and CertificationsLicensed Mental Health Counselor
National Certified Counselor
Professional OrganizationsRhode Island School Counselors Association
Rhode Island Mental Health Counselors Association
North Atlantic Regional Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors