Margaret Laracy

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Margaret Laracy, Psy.D. is a clinical psychologist licensed in Maryland and Virginia. She has clinical interests in individual, family, and group psychotherapy, as well as psychological testing. She is in clinical practice at Vital Sources in Fredrick, MD and she is a part-time faculty member at the Institute for the Psychological Sciences. Dr. Laracy completed her predoctoral internship in 2011 at the Outreach Community Counseling Center through the APA-accredited Chicago Area Christian Training Consortium. Her scholarly interests include various topics in the relationship between Christian anthropology and clinical psychology. In particular, she is interested in the role of beauty in mental health and in psychotherapy, which was the topic of her doctoral dissertation. Dr. Laracy is among the curators of the exhibit at this year’s New York Encounter called “A Catholic Paradox: The Life and Words of Dorothy Day.”