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Toni Harris

Harris, Toni, PhD

Counseling Psychology

Associate Professor; Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Phone: 804-524-5177
Fax: 804-524-5460
Location: Hunter McDaniel, 30Nf


  • Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
  • B.A. in Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA


  • Developmental Psychology
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Obesity Prevention

Research Interests

  • Investigating the role of family and educational contexts in preventing obesity during early childhood
  • Investigating the role of family contexts in improving early math and literacy skills of children during early childhood

Courses Taught

  • Graduate:  Teaching of Psychology, Human Growth and Development, Theories in Psychology, Psychopathology of Childhood
  • Undergraduate:  Developmental Psychology, General Psychology, Obesity in Childhood

Faculty Collaborators at other Universities

  • Dr. Scott Graves (Duquesne University) 
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