College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Dr. McCartney began teaching at Walden University in 2018. She has extensive experience teaching adult learners. Her passion is connecting with students and sharing her enthusiasm and love of learning. She enjoys helping people achieve their potential through coaching. Dr. McCartney’s interests include: positive psychology, emotional intelligence, coaching, change, goal theory, habits, personality, and neuroscience as it relates to people’s behavior. She is exploring solutions to the issues surrounding the relationship between law enforcement and the community; focusing on communication, building trust and relationships, training, and officer health and wellness.