Dr. Marcus is a Psychology Resident and permanent staff member at CAPS. He earned a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Washington State University and completed predoctoral internship training at Duke University CAPS. He has primarily worked in university mental health across three regions of the United States.
Dr. Marcus enjoys working with students who present with concerns related to adjustment, mood and anxiety disorders, social and familial conflict, and sexual identity and gender expression. He adopts an integrative approach to counseling, drawing on cognitive-behavioral therapy and interpersonal process. Other professional interests include men and masculinities, race and gender politics, and issues of diversity and inclusion. He is especially interested in developing ways to effectively use cultural studies to contextualize human suffering, as well as to elucidate the underpinnings of thought processes and behavior. Dr. Marcus is a member of the American Psychological Association (Division 44) and the Association for Contextual and Behavioral Science.