Dr. William Keith Dooley

Dr. William Keith Dooley


Assistant Professor - Child & Family Studies and Gerontology

330C Gooch Hall

Martin, TN, 38238

(731) 881-7112


Academic History:

Ph.D. in Lifespan Developmental Psychology with Graduate Certificate in Gerontology, University of Georgia, 2006

M.Ed. in Counseling Psychology, University of Mississippi, 1996

B.A. in Psychology, University of Mississippi, 1993

Scholarly Interests

Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs)

Intergenerational family relationships

Informal caregiver well-being

Quality care for seniors

Universal home design and aging-in-place for seniors, caregivers, and families


Tennessee Association for the Education of Young Children

Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth

Southern Gerontological Society

American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences

Gerontological Society of America

Resources on Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

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