Field Placement Developer and Coordinator
Director of Undergraduate Psychology Research
Chestnut Hill College
Chestnut Hill College
Office: Howard Hall, Room 120
Lab Web site:
Regularly Taught Courses:
PY103: Introduction to Psychology
PY208: Abnormal Psychology
PY305: Theories of Personality
PY401: Introduction to Clinical Psychology
PY431: Tests and Measurements
Dr. Hatchard is a licensed clinical psychologist (NJ #4871) with a private practice in Eatontown, NJ where she specializes in psychodynamic therapy and psychological assessment for sexual abuse civil litigation. She has previously trained and worked as a psychotherapist in college counseling centers as well as a forensic private practice specializing in family law. She is also the executive director and President of the Board of Directors for Making Daughters Safe Again, Inc., a nonprofit organization providing education to professionals, survivors and the general public on the topic of mother-daughter sexual abuse.
Interests include: Object Relations therapy and emotion, personality and forensic assessment, multicultural counseling and racial identity, the development of beginning counseling skills in undergraduate students, the psychodynamic treatment of eating disorders, human sexuality, and therapeutic considerations in the context of mother-daughter sexual abuse.
American Psychological Association
APA Practice Organization
Early Career Psychologist Scholarship Award presented to “exceptional early career psychologists...recognized for their exemplary commitment to professional excellence”; awarded by the National Register of Health Service Providers in conjunction with the American Psychological Association (2012)
Martin Luther King, Jr. Unsung Hero Award (Monmouth University) (2011) for “exemplifying Dr. King’s spirit, life, teachings, and commitment to service”
Hatchard, C. J. (2013, March 4). Families must find proper balance. Asbury Park Press, pp. B2
Hatchard, C. J. (2012, October 3). Interview by Cogee. The hidden predator: Female pedophiles hunting our children. [radio broadcast]. Las Vegas, NV: KLAV 1230AM.
Brands, J., & Hatchard, C. J. (2011, December 10). Interview by Diane Cranley. The best kept secret: Mother-daughter sexual abuse. [radio broadcast]. Laguna Niguel, CA: Live 365 Radio
Hatchard, C. J. (Director, Editor). (2011). Who will love me?: Four stories of mother-daughter sexual abuse. [Documentary film]. New Jersey: Making Daughters Safe Again
Hatchard, C.J. & Branick, A. (2013, August). Film screening and training for mental health professionals on the topic of mother-daughter sexual abuse. Invited lecture presented at Therapeutic Oasis of the Palm Beaches, Delray Beach, FL
Hatchard, C.J. & Ozog, V. (2012, October). Mother-daughter sexual abuse: An overview of the problem. Invited lecture presented at Towson University, Towson, Maryland
Hatchard, C.J. (2012, March). Frequently asked questions about mother-daughter sexual abuse. Invited lecture presented at the School of Psychotherapy and Counseling Psychology, Regents College, London, England.
Hatchard, C.J. (2011). Who will protect me? Helping survivors of mother-daughter sexual abuse. Presented at the Good Ideas School Counselors Conference, May, Lakewood, NJ.
Hatchard, C.J. (2011). Who will love me?: Four stories of mother-daughter sexual abuse. Presented at the Good Ideas School Counselors Conference, May, Lakewood, NJ.