Mary S. Curby
aggression, relational aggression, preventative interventions, assessment, clinical treatment
She has taught several sections of in person and online for the GMU psychology department. Her classes include Therapeutic Communication Skills, Theories of Personality, Abnormal Psychology, and Intro Psychology. She also developed a new course to teach at GMU, the Psychology of Aggression and Bullying. In addition to teaching, she works part-time for the Center for Psychological Services, where she provides comprehensive psychological and educational assessments for GMU students and children and adults in the community.
Previously, she worked for the University of Virginia (UVA) Early Steps project, a multi-site preventative intervention with low income at-risk families in the Charlottesville area. She served as the Assessment Coordinator for the UVA site, where she performed in home assessments and was responsible for training and supervising assessment staff and undergraduate research assistants.