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Mary McCall  |  Interests  |  Scholarship  |  Service  

Education:

  • Ph.D. Human Development and Aging, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, 1990
  • B.S. Human Development, University of California at Davis, Davis, California, 1982

Teaching Experience:

  • Professor - St. Mary's College of California, Moraga, California. (1989 - Present)
    Department of Psychology
  • Instructor - St. Mary's College of California, Moraga, California. (1988 - 1989)
    Department of Psychology
  • Graduate Instructor - Pacific Graduate School of Psychology, San Francisco, California. (1987 - 1988)
  • Adjunct Faculty Lecturer - Samuel Merritt College of Health Professions - 1997)
    Human Development (Lifespan)
  • Invited Guest Lecturer - Langara College, Vancouver BC - 1996)
    Developmental Psychology/Research Methods and Design

Professional Experience:

  • Statistical Consultant - Contra Costa County Area Agency on Aging. (1994 - 1995)
  • Research Consultant and Statistical Consultant - Contra Costa County Advisory Council on Aging. (1993 - 1994)
  • Statistical and Methodological Consultan - Satellite Senior Homes Research Project, San Francisco Foundation. - 1993)

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    Award:

    • Alumnae Faculty Development Award - (1998)
      Alumnae Faculty Development Award for work with elders in federally subsidized housing. ($5,000)

    Fellowship:

    • Foreign Science Fellow in Health and Welfare - Japanese Ministry of Health and Welfare (January 2004)
      Visting fellow to Japan to study health and aging and aging services in urban and rural areas.

    Grants:

    • "Exploring the Need for Assisted Living Services: A Profile Of Unmet Health Needs of Very Poor Elders Living in Federally Subsidized Housing. - California Policy Research Center California Program on Access to Care (CPAC) (2000)
      ($50,093)
    • True North Foundation (1994)
      Grant from True North Foundation to design program for basic health screening and education to low-income seniors. (1994 - 1996)
    • Various Faculty Grants - St. Mary's College of California, Moraga, California.
      (1989- 1996)

    Professional Licenses & Certifications:

    Presentations:

    Selected Presentations

    • Social Interaction and Longevity Among a Rural Japanese Community: Twenty Years of Study. McCall, Mary and Anme, Tokie (paper, co-author)
      Gerontological Society of America
      (November 2011)
    • Culture, Care, and Community Empowerment of Elderly: International Perspectives.. McCall, Mary, Anme, Tokie, Lowenstein, Ariela and Henning, Cecilia (panel or forum chair, moderator, or leader)
      International Federation on Ageing
      (September 2008)
    • Empowerment: Risks and Rewards.. McCall, Mary (talk, speech or lecture, invited, primary presenter)
      Lectured at four universities in Japan
      (July 2008)
    • Consumer Engagement and Empowerment in Community Senior Care Services: Strategies for Addressing the Needs of Low-Income Elders in Subsidized Housing. McCall, Mary (invited, paper)
      4th International Conference on Long-term Care Case Management. San Diego, CA
      (December 1999)
    • The Concept of Empowerment. McCall, Mary (paper)
      VIIth International Conference .Grenoble, France
      Paper given at the VIIth International Conference on Systems Sciences in the Health-Social Services for the Elderly and Disabled.
      (July 1999)
    • Re-imaging senior empowerment in service delivery. McCall, Mary (paper)
      VIIth International Conference .Grenoble, France
      Paper given (and session moderated) at the VIIth International Conference on Systems Sciences in the Health-Social Services for the Elderly and Disabled
      (1999)
    • Reminiscence Theories and Techniques: Applications in Various Settings. McCall, Mary, Kunz, J. and Soltys, F. (talk, speech or lecture)
      American Society on Aging. San Francisco, Ca.
      (March 1998)
    • Course Development of 'Creativity in Late Life. McCall, Mary (talk, speech or lecture)
      Association for Gerontology in Higher Education. Salem, NC
      (February 1998)
    • Reimagining Senior Empowerment in Service Delivery: Creative Applications in a Global Context. McCall, Mary (paper)
      Sixth International Conference on Systems Sciences in Health-Social Services for the Elderly and Disabled. Chicago, IL
      (1997)
    • Dealing with Aging Parents. McCall, Mary (talk, speech or lecture, panel or forum chair, moderator, or leader)
      St. Mary's College
      "Dealing with Aging Parents" M.E. McCall. A bi-weekly series presented for faculty, staff and community of St. Mary's College (Spring). Covered such topics as Parent-Child Role Changes; Normal and Abnormal Aging (Dementia vs. Alzheimer's); Dealing with Doctors; Housing Options; Family Issues; Death, Dying & Grief, 1997.
      (1997)

    Publications:

    • McCall, Mary. (2008). M.E. McCall. The First Responder Role and Work: Priorities, Preparations, and Policies in Cultural Context.. Journal of the National Association of Career Development Counselors, Vol. Fall, unknown.
    • Anme, Tokie, McCall, Mary & Takayama, Tadao. (2008). Culture, Care and Community Empowerment: International Applications of Theory and Methods.. Tokyo, Japan: Kawashima Press
    • Anme, T., Shinohara, R., Sugisawa, Y. & McCall, M. (2008). Social Interaction and Longevity: An Eleven-Year Longitudinal Study of Older Persons in a Japanese Village.. Hallym International Journal of Aging,, Vol. 9 (2):, 89-105..
    • Anme, Tokie, Ryoji, Shinohara, Yuka , Sugisawa & Mary E. , McCall. (2007). Social Interaction and Longevity: An Eleven-Year Longitudinal Study of Olders Persons in a Japanese Village. Hallym International Journal of Aging, Vol. 9, Iss. 2, 89-105.
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