Molly Welch Deal


Office: 232 Jeter Hall
Email: welchdealm@uwstout.edu


University of St. Thomas:
Doctorate of Counseling Psychology
University of Wisconsin-Stout:
M.S. K-12 School Counseling
University of Wisconsin-Stout:
B.S. Psychology

Research Interests

  • Gender Differences in Perception of Academic Ability
  • Gender Differences in Self-Reported Levels of Self-Esteem
  • Therapist's Perception of Preparedness and Competency in Providing Effective Therapy with Diverse Populations

Courses Taught

Undergraduate Courses

  • General Psychology
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Psychology of Sex and Gender
  • Interpersonal Effectiveness
  • Public Relations
  • Clinical and Counseling Psychology
  • Introduction to Applied Psychology
  • Personality Theories and Applications
Graduate Courses
  • Career Development
  • Career Transition
  • Play Therapy
  • Counseling: Counseling/Psychometrics Lab
  • PK-12 Developmental Guidance
  • Practicum Supervision

Training and Certifications

Treating Borderline Personality Disorder through Dialectical-Behavioral Therapy (certification)
Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy: Advanced Training (certification)
Working with African-American Clients and Families 
Mandated Reported Training
Effectively Serving Immigrant Population: Addressing Legal Aid Issues (certification)
The Effects of Abuse Histories on Depressed Teens
Creating and Following Effective Treatment Plans for Individual Clients and Families
DSM-V Training
Prepare/Enrich: Pre-Marital Therapy Training (certification)

Additional Work Experience

  • Mental Health Therapist
  • Mental Health Consultant
  • Mediation Services Provider
  • Test Administration (Projective/Psych/Neuropsych):
    • Alcohol Use Inventory
    • Attention Deficit Disorder Evaluation Scale (ADDES)
    • Beck Anxiety Inventory
    • Beck Depression Inventory
    • Behavior Assessment System for Children (BASC)
    • Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function (BRIEF)
    • CAGE Assessment for Alcohol Abuse
    • Child and Adolescent Service Intensity Instrument (CASII)
    • Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL)
    • Children's Depression Inventory (CDI)
    • Connors' Self Rating Scale
    • Eating Disorder Inventory
    • Functional Behavior Assessment
    • Global Appraisal of Individual Needs (GAIN)
    • Incomplete Sentences
    • Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory
    • Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory
    • Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory – Adolescent Addition
    • Myers-Briggs Typology Indicator
    • Parent Stress Inventory (PSI)
    • Personality Assessment Inventory
    • Projective Drawings (House Tree Person)
    • Revised Children's Anxiety & Depression Scale (RCADS)
    • Revised Children's Manifest Anxiety Scale (RCMAS)
    • Self-Directed Search
    • Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ)
    • Strong Interest Inventory
    • Temperament Assessment Scale for Children
    • Thematic Apperception Test
    • Trauma Symptom Checklist For Young Children (TSCYC)
    • UCLA Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Index
    • Roberts Apperception Test
    • Rorschach Inkblot Test
    • Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale
    • Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children
    • Wechsler Individual Achievement Test
    • Wide Range Achievement Test-4 (WRAT-4)
    • Youth Self Report (YSR)