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Cary L. Mitchell, Ph.D.

Ph.D., University of Kentucky; M.A., University of Kentucky; B.A., Pepperdine University

Dr. Mitchell's graduate degrees are in clinical psychology. He interned at the West Los Angeles Veterans Administration Medical Center. His teaching and research interests include personality assessment, professional issues, and values in psychotherapy. From 1995 to 2002, he served as the associate dean of the Psychology Division. He is principal investigator on a grant that has been used to create a mental health training clinic at the Union Rescue Mission in Los Angeles. A licensed psychologist, Dr. Mitchell consults in the area of pre-employment psychological evaluation.


Mara Leigh Taylor (MA '03, MA '06) founded Getting Out By Going In after more than five years of volunteer work inside prisons, teaching more than 600 inmates tools for rapid and lasting changes, and recently authored a book titled Women in Prison: Women Finding Freedom.