The first Psi Chi meeting of the academic year will be Thu, Aug 28 at 1:40 in MAS 239.
News & Events Blog
Kendra Anderson will be given the honorable mention for the Outstanding Student Award for Division 18 at APA this year. Way to go Kendra!
New Minor Fields of Study: In addition to selecting a minor in General Psychology, students can now select minors in Cognitive Neuroscience and in Sports Psychology. View the course checksheets page for specific course requirements.
Dr. Femina Varghese's major contribution article on Vocational Psychology and Corrections has been voted the Outstanding paper in The Counseling Psychologist (TCP) for 2013. TCP is the flagship journal for counseling psychology. The award will be announced at the American Psychological Association meeting in Washington, DC, in August.
After serving one year as interim Dean for the College of Health and Behavioral Sciences, the Department of Psychology welcomes Dr. Gillaspy back as Department Chair. Many thanks to Dr. Ron Bramlett for serving as interim Department Chair.
Congratulations to Michael Marsden for successfully defending his dissertation, "Client Expectations and Pretreatment Attrition at a Community Mental Health Center".
Congrats to this upcoming year's officers and representatives.
- President: George Hopps
- Vice President: Katelyn Bates
- Secretary: Megan Effinger
- Treasurer: Kate Bodenner
- School Psychology Program Representative (Master's): Brianna Boyce
- School Psychology Program Representative (PhD): Shelby Dunlap
- Mental Health Counseling Program Representative (Master's): Ian Evans
- Counseling Psychology Program Representative (PhD): Tiffany Wiezerbicki
Those elected to offices for the 2014-15 academic year include:
Donation boxes are placed in several locations around our department.
Congratulations to Katelyn Bates, first-year Mental Health Counseling student, won the Arkansas Mental Health Counselors Association (ArMHCA) $1000 Dr. Ann Thomas Graduate Student Scholarship award for the outstanding graduate student in 2013-2014.