Mrs. Marissa Geary, MA, NCSP
Mental Health Counselor
School Psychologist/Case Manager
(908) 996-2131 ext. 6907
Mrs. Geary is the mental health counselor and a school psychologist at Delaware Valley Regional High School. Mrs. Geary is part of the child study team and works closely with the school counseling department and SAC counselor. As the mental health counselor, Mrs. Geary provides group and individual counseling to students and presents programs on various mental health topics to students and staff.
Mrs. Geary helps students address concerns with anxiety, depression, self-harm, bullying or peer issues, relationships, self-esteem, ADD/ADHD, family, grief/loss, or anger management. She is here for you if you have any concerns about your own or your friend's well-being. Students are welcome to come by her office at D121 or set up a meeting.
Education and Clinical Background:
Mrs. Geary earned her Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Psychology with a minor in Counseling and Human Services at University of Scranton. She received her Master of Arts (M.A.) in Educational Psychology at Kean University and she is a Nationally Certified School Psychologist. Mrs. Geary will receive her Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) from Kean University's Psy.D. Program in Combined School and Clinical Psychology in 2022.
Mrs. Geary has experience in both school and clinical settings including, a college counseling center, elementary school, middle school, and an intensive outpatient/partial hospitalization program for adolescents. She has specialized research interests on topics such as, student athletes, self-care, health psychology, and grief/loss.
In her spare time, Mrs. Geary enjoys running, yoga, writing, playing softball, going to the beach, and seeing her family and friends.