B.A. Psychology, University of California, Berkeley
M.A. Educational Psychology, San Francisco State University
Ph.D. Clinical Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology
Certification in Psychoanalysis, San Francisco Psychoanalytic Institute
Editorial Advisory Board, Children’s Book Division, American Psychological Association
Member, The Tomkins Institute: Applied Studies in Motivation, Emotion, and Cognition
Advisory Board, America’s Angel—Raising the Bar On Raising America
Board Member, Italian-American Psychological Society
Member, American Psychological Association (APA)
Member, Division of Psychoanalysis, APA
Member, Division of Quantitative and Qualitative Methods, APA
Member, California State Psychological Association
Member, Association for Psychological Science
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I have extensively provided interviews, commentary, or discussion for radio, television, internet, and print media, including Forbes, Huffington Post, ABC radio/television, Fox Network, KQED-FM, CBC Radio, KOIT radio, CBS radio, Daybreak USA, The New York Times, The Globe and Mail, Redbook, Thrive Global, Parent’s Magazine, Woman’s Day, WebMD, Real Simple, United Airlines In-flight Magazine, San Francisco Magazine, The San Francisco Chronicle, USA Today, The Detroit News, The Oakland Tribune, The Chicago Tribune, The Washington Post, The Contra Costa Times, Reuters News Service, The Marin Independent Journal, The Toronto Sun, The San Mateo Daily Journal, The San Jose Mercury News, The Fresno Bee, The Hartford Courant, Citizen Times, The Halifax, NS Chronicle-Herald, Lifetime Magazine, ABCNews.com, The Seattle Times, Family Circle Magazine, Viewpoints, The Costco Connection Magazine, Scientific American Mind, CNBC.com, and Sarder TV.
For nearly a decade I hosted a weekly call-in talk show, "KidTalk with Dr. Mary," on Radio Disney stations.