Elizabeth McDonaldEducation

Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University; M.A., Indiana Wesleyan University; B.A. Anderson University

Research Interests

Transculturals (individuals who are globally mobile as a result of parental international occupation) and other international populations; multicultural populations; multiple minority status


Dr. McDonald joined Walden in 2010 and is co-course lead for Walden’s Introduction to Mental Health. She has worked with children, adolescents, and adults in a variety of settings that include juvenile facilities, prisons, and community agencies. She served as a crisis counselor and mentorship coordinator for a LGBTA student resource center and is an editorial board member for the Journal of Counselor Preparation and Supervision.