About the Parent Educator

Parent Educator: Mara Mulcahy LICSW

Parent Education Faculty NSCC

Who I am: Mama, spouse, parent educator, soccer player, soccer mom, clinical consultant, marginal cook.

What I offer: helpful parenting resources, in-class problem solving, a listening ear, email chats, behavior strategies, referrals and a sense of humor.

Background: MSW Smith College, clinical fellowship Children’s Hospital Boston, 10 years of experience as therapist for children and families, 10 years as a clinical consultant and 5 + as parent educator.

Philosophy on parenting: It is difficult, joyful, exhausting, and yet exhilarating. Developing community and connecting with others makes the experience much richer.  Our children challenge us and cause us to learn, adapt and update our parenting. It is a wild and wondrous time.