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Dr. Thomas Tracy

Dr. Thomas Tracy
Professor
John F. Kennedy University

Dr. Tracy is a licensed psychologist, and his experience providing psychological services has included intensive, ropes course-based teambuilding with a wide range of groups (athletic teams, child and adolescent school groups, youth at-risk, corporate groups, ROTC), performing neuropsychological and psychodiagnostic assessments with children and adults, providing individual and group psychotherapy and psychological assessment to undergraduate students, performing play therapy with children, training and observation in Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), conducting applied behavior analysis with developmentally disabled individuals and their families, and facilitating Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) groups with adults in residential substance abuse treatment. 

At the University of California Santa Barbara, Dr. Tracy participated in health psychology, social psychology, and autism research, and focused primarily on the psychophysiology of anxiety in various social and motivated performance situations. Dr. Tracy's dissertation research at John F. Kennedy University focused on the experience of an exercise withdrawal syndrome among high-frequency exercisers.

Education

B.A., Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2001
M.A., Sport Psychology, John F. Kennedy University, 2006
Psy.D., John F. Kennedy University, 2008