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Margaret Parish, PhD

Director of Patient Care

Margaret Parish, PhD

Director of Patient Care

Education

  • BA in liberal arts from St. John’s College
  • MA in psychology from Duquesne University
  • PhD in clinical psychology from Derner Institute at Adelphi University
Margaret Parish, PhD, is the director of patient care. A clinical psychologist, she provides and supervises psychotherapy, psychological assessment, and group consultation.
Parish's previous experience includes crisis intervention, work with the homeless, consulting to social service organizations, and teaching undergraduate courses in psychopathology and social psychology.

Professional Affiliations/Organizational Memberships

  • International Society for the Psychoanalytic Study of Organizations
  • A K Rice Institute and its Boston affiliate, the Center for the Study of Groups and Social Systems
  • American Psychological Association (APA) divisions 39 (Psychoanalysis), 12 (Clinical), 29 (Psychotherapy) and 49 (Group)

Certifications/Appointments

  • Former president and secretary of the board of the Boston Center for the Study of Groups and Social Systems
  • Certified group relations consultant
  • Member of the editorial board of the American Journal of Psychoanalysis

Research Interests

  • Psychoanalysis and the dynamics of social systems