Lucy Wall, M.A.,M.A.Ed.
Lucy Wall is currently pursuing a Psy.D. in clinical psychology at Pepperdine University. Lucy received a Master’s degree (M.A.) in Clinical Psychology, with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy, from Pepperdine University, a Master’s degree of Education (M.A. Ed.) in elementary education from Loyola Marymount University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Bates College. Prior to pursuing graduate education in psychology, Lucy was a corps member for Teach for America, teaching middle school in the South Bronx, New York and taught middle school for several years in the Knowledge is Power Program (K.I.P.P.) charter schools in Newark, New Jersey and Los Angeles, California. Lucy has provided therapeutic services to children, families, adolescents and adults as an extern at Pepperdine University’s Community Counseling Center and Learning Dynamics. Lucy’s research interests include examining the efficacy of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) for children in middle childhood as well as the impact of mindfulness on parenting stress.