Couple and Family Therapy Department
1601 Cherry Street, Room 718
Dr. Davey is a licensed marriage and family therapist, AAMFT approved clinical supervisor, and faculty member in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, Department of Couple and Family Therapy at Drexel University. She has more than 15 years of clinical, supervisory, and clinical research experience.
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Dr. Davey's areas of specialization and teaching include: Family Therapy, Families and Health, Psychosocial Cancer Interventions, Evidenced Based Practices, Medical Family Therapy, Research Methods, and Adolescent and Ethnic Identity Development.
Dr. Davey's program of research focuses on helping children, couples, and families cope with illness. She is currently developing and evaluating couple and family prevention programs for diverse populations coping with parental illness (e.g., African Americans families coping with parental cancer) and illness in a partner/spouse (e.g., cancer in a partner/spouse). She is also developing family-centered integrative (medical/mental health) approaches to primary care to target health disparities and developing training curricula for medical and mental health providers to use relationally-centered screening and approaches to primary and tertiary (e.g,. Cancer, HIV) care.
Dr. Davey's clinical certifications and memberships are: Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Clinical Member; American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Approved Supervisor; American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Clinical Member; and Collaborative Family Health Care Association, Clinical Member.