EdD, Auburn University; EdS, Georgia Southern University; MEd, Augusta College; BA, University of Georgia
Adolescents, school counseling, disaster mental health, psychological first aid, counselors and home visits
Dr. McGahey is a licensed professional counselor and a certified professional counselor supervisor. He has been a director of school counseling and guidance as well as a school counselor for more than 15 years. He is also a certified instructor for the American Red Cross and a disaster mental health counselor volunteer. He has served in disaster areas including Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Sandy, and the 2013 Colorado floods. He is an assistant professor of counselor education at Jacksonville State University. He has been a contributing faculty member at Walden since 2014.