photo of Fran Conway
Dean of GSAPP, Distinguished Professor
Francine Conway, an accomplished scholar and clinical psychologist recognized for her work in aging and child psychopathology, has been named the new dean of the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP) at Rutgers University-New Brunswick. Conway, a graduate of... read more
Associate Dean, GSAPP, Director, GSAPP’s Applied and Academic Autism Services and, Executive Director, Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center
  Lara Delmolino is a Clinical Professor at the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey and serves as the Executive Director of the Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center. Dr. Delmolino earned her doctorate in... read more
Tim Cleary
Associate Professor, Chair, Department of School Psychology, Director, School Psychology Program
Dr. Timothy J. Cleary is an associate professor in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP) at Rutgers University. He earned his B.S. in Psychology from Manhattan College, his master's degree and professional certification in School Psychology from Queens College, and his... read more
Peter J Economou
Associate Professor and Director, Master of Applied Psychology (MAP)
Pete Economou is associate professor and director of the Master of Applied Psychology program at GSAPP. He was trained in counseling psychology and board certified in cognitive and behavioral therapy (CBT), treating a wide range of disorders and specializing in working with high performers (e.g.,... read more
Jordan Alderman
Research Assistant
Jordan is an undergraduate Aresty research assistant at YAD-C. She is a junior in the School of Arts and Sciences at Rutgers University majoring in Psychology. She is interested in clinical psychology and plans to pursue a career working with youth with mood disorders.
Alexander Alperin is a postdoctoral associate in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP) at Rutgers University where he teaches “Human Development.” He received his B.A. from Rutgers College and his masters (Psy.M.) and doctorate (Psy.D.) from GSAPP. In 2017 he received... read more
Evan Alvarez
Therapist and Graduate Researcher
Evan is a Clinical Psychology PhD student. His research interests focus on the implementation and dissemination of evidenced-based treatments for mood and anxiety disorders among youth with the aid of emerging technologies, cultural understanding and transdiagnostic methods. He is also interested... read more
Assistant Clinic Director, Center for Psychological Services, Director, Foster Care Counseling Project
Emily Badin
Therapist and Graduate Researcher
Emily is a Clinical Psychology PsyD student. Her clinical and research interests focus on evidence-based treatments for children and adolescents with anxiety and mood disorders. Emily is particularly interested in the influence of parenting factors on child and adolescent anxiety and mood disorders... read more
Vanessa Bal
Associate Professor
Dr. Vanessa H. Bal earned her M.Sc. in neuroscience from the University of Oxford and her Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Michigan. She also completed her clinical psychology internship at the University of Michigan and a postdoc in human genetics at the University of California, San... read more