Dr. Mary Stone

Associate Professor of Psychology & Chair


Mary Stone, PhD became a full-time faculty member in the Marist College Psychology Department in 2014. Previously a Visiting Professor in the School Psychology Program and Director of the Preschool Masters Specialization at Fordham University’s Graduate School of Education, Dr. Stone teaches courses in both the undergraduate psychology program and Masters in School Psychology Program at Marist.  Prior to working in academia, Dr. Stone worked as a school psychologist in both school-based and clinical settings in Connecticut.  She is a Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP) and has worked with children and adolescents with diverse learning, behavioral, emotional, and developmental needs.  In addition, she has extensive experience consulting with parents, therapists, and educational staff to enhance the learning and social-emotional outcomes of students from preschool through high school.  Dr. Stone uses her decade of experience as a practicing school psychologist to help prepare undergraduates and graduate-level students interested in working with children and adolescents in educational settings.She teaches undergraduate courses in child development, educational psychology, and childhood exceptionalities and graduate courses in personality, social-emotional-behavioral assessment, and psychopathology. Dr. Stone is also the faculty advisor to the Marist Chapter of Psi Chi, the International Honors Society in Psychology.


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Academic School

School of Social and Behavioral Sciences


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