Kira Mauseth, PhD
PhD, Clinical Psychology
Senior Instructor, Psychology
Building/Room: Casey 3E
Teaching and Research Interests
Dr. Mauseth is a practicing clinical psychologist who specializes in work with teens and adults. She teaches courses in Abnormal Psychology, Introduction to Counseling, Writing for Research in Psychology and Senior Seminar in addition to a UCOR course on The Psychology of Change: Why Therapy Works. Her research interests are related to small and large-scale disaster preparation, response and recovery, particularly in terms of community education and resilience.
Dr. Mauseth is currently working on research related to human recovery from and resilience to large-scale disaster. Influences on resilience including faith, culture, substance use and other coping mechanisms are explored.