portrait of d'arcy reynolds

D'Arcy Reynolds

Assistant Professor
Psychology

dreynolds@semo.edu
573.986.6761
Office:  Scully 405G


Education

  • Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Miami University
  • M.A., Clinical Psychology, Miami University
  • B.Sc. (Hon.), Psychology, University of Victoria

Courses Taught

  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Health Psychology
  • Development of the Adolescent
  • Introduction to Personality
  • Psychological Development Across the Life Span
  • Psychological Perspective on Human Behavior (Online)

Social Media

Research Interests

  • Online Therapy, Therapeutic Alliance, Session Impact, Online Teaching, Professor-Student Rapport, Media Representations of Mental Disorders, New Age Therapy

Selected Publications

  • Young, S. L., & Reynolds, D. J., Jr. (2016). "You can be an agent of change": The rhetoric of new age self-help in Enlightened. Western Journal of Communication, 81(1), 1-20.
  • Reynolds, D. J., Jr., Stiles, W. B., & Hanley, T. (2015). The online calming effect: Does the Internet provide a more comfortable modality for conducting psychotherapy? In G. Riva, B. K. Wiederhold, & P. Cipresso (Eds.), The psychology of social networking: Identity and relationships in online communities (Vol. 2, pp. 17-28). Warsaw, Poland: De Gruyter Open.
  • Reynolds, D. J. (2014). How do client and therapists in online text therapy experience their exchanges and relationship? Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine, 12, 123- 127.
  • Reynolds, D. J., Jr., Stiles, W. B., Bailer, A. J., & Hughes, M. R. (2013). Impact of exchanges and client-therapist alliance in online text psychotherapy. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 16(5), 370-377.
  • Reynolds, D. J., Jr., Hanley, T., & Wolf, M. (2012). Reaching out across the virtual divide: An empirical review of text-based therapeutic online relationships. In B. I. Popoola & O. F. Adebowale (Eds.), Online guidance and counselling: Toward effectively applying technology (pp. 64-90). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

Selected Conference Presentations

  • Reynolds, D. J., Jr. (2014, June). How do clients and therapists in online text therapy experience their exchanges? Paper presented at the annual meeting of the CyberPsychology, CyberTherapy & Social Networking Conference, Washington, DC.
  • Reynolds, D. J., Jr. (2012, October). Reviewing the evidence of whether a text-based therapeutic connection is possible online. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences, Gary, IN.

Contact

573.651.2132
psychology@semo.edu
Scully 404
Department of Psychology
One University Plaza, MS 5700
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701