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Pete Meagher

Program Director

College of Social and Behavioral Health

Barbara Solomon School of Social Work

Degree Program Master of Social Work (MSW)

Dr. Meagher has been with Walden University since 2013. Prior to working at Walden, Dr. Meagher worked in college and community settings conducting violence prevention and working with men regarding mood disorders. Dr. Meagher has expertise in men and mood disorders, violence prevention, restorative justice, ACT and self compassion.


PhD, Bowling Green State University

Public Service

Men and Self Compassion Working Group, Participant - Madison, WI United States

Awards / Honors

Dissertation of the Year, 2011


Meagher, P. J. (2015). Creating an Emotionally-Healthy Community to Promote Campus Safety.


Meagher, P. J., Jacobsen, J. M., McElveen, D., Crews, D. A. (2017). Engaging diverse learners through a hybrid learning classroom. Council of Social Work Education.