Dr. Heather Dane Magee '98
Dr. Heather Dane Magee '98 will be the featured guest for the Psychology Speakers Series on Thursday evening, February 21, 2013. The title of her presentation is "From the Lab to the 'Real World': Factors Affecting Implementation of School-Based Behavior Change Programs". The program begins at 7:00 pm and will take place in the Olin Auditorium (Room 123). The event, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by the Psychology Department, Psi Chi, and the J. William and Katherine C. Asher Endowed Research Fund.
Since graduating from DePauw, Dr. Magee earned her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at the University of Alabama, specializing in child-clinical psychology. She completed her doctoral internship at the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, IN, and her post-doctoral training at the Munroe-Meyer Institute within the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE. As the spouse of an active-duty Air Force member, Dr. Magee has travelled throughout the country and had opportunities for various professional development experiences. She has worked in the North Carolina Early Intervention system; in rural mental health through the National Rural Behavioral Health Center in Gainesville, FL; and in outpatient private practices in both Omaha and Tampa, FL. Dr. Magee currently lives with her husband and sons in the Tampa Bay area and is employed as a Behavioral Health Consultant at MacDill Air Force Base. When not chasing her children around, she enjoys reading, taking photographs, and rooting for the Crimson Tide.