Kacy Mixon, PhD, LMFT Kacy Mixon, PhD, LMFT is the co-PI/Project Director for the Family Development concentration of the Military Families Learning Network. She received her PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision from the University of Florida. As a licensed marriage and family therapist, Kacy has worked with families struggling with a range of issues inclusive of family violence, foster-care transitions, and trauma. She currently teaches and provides clinical supervision to marriage & family therapists in training at Valdosta State University. Kacy has been the recipient of honors such as the Chi Sigma Iota (counseling honor society) 2012-2013 Leadership Fellowship and has presented in various regional and national conferences. She has worked on several grants focused on children and families; most notably was the Safe Start project, a joint research endeavor by RAND Corporation and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) which funded treatment programs aimed at reducing negative impacts of violence on children. She has a range of publications and research endeavors currently focusing on low-income family resilience factors connected to children’s school and socio-emotional outcomes.
MFLN Family Development Concentration: