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Coastal Carolina University
P.O. Box 261954
Conway, South Carolina
29528-6054

phone
843-349-2244

fax
843-234-0426

Kerry Schwanz

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Expertise
school psychology, ADHD, psychological assessment, compassion fatigue, behavioral and academic issues in school-age children and college students

College
College of Science

Biography
Kerry A. Schwanz earned a Ph.D. in 2001 from the University of Georgia. She teaches courses in psychological testing, general psychology, abnormal psychology, school psychology and exceptional children, and research methods. Schwanz has conducted research in the areas of psychosocial and behavioral predictors of academic success in school-age and college-age students, academic and social outcomes related to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and psychology of teaching and learning. Her current research interests are in the areas of compassion fatigue, compassion satisfaction and self-care. Before joining the faculty at CCU, Schwanz worked as a certified school psychologist in South Carolina.

Contact Information
Phone: 843-349-4167
Email: kaschwan@coastal.edu