Pat McCarthy Veach
PhD., LP, Licensed Psychologist
Pat is a consultant at Leaderwise, and a Distinguished Teaching Professor Emerita at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. She is a Counseling Psychologist with special interests in training, supervision, and professional development of individuals in human services fields.
Pat was a professor in the Counseling Psychology program in the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Minnesota for 30 years. She currently serves as an instructor in the genetic counseling training program at the University of Minnesota and is the Assistant Editor of the Journal of Genetic Counseling. She has devoted her career to “giving psychology away”, doing cross disciplinary work in the fields of psychology and genetic counseling. She teaches and conducts research on counseling skills, supervision and teaching processes and models, and professional development issues.
Pat earned her doctorate and masters degrees in counseling psychology from the Ohio State University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Pennsylvania State University.