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9.21
Dr. Joanna Lee Williams and Colleagues Publish Report on Mental Health Strategies for Youth

Congratulations to GSAPP Associate Professor, Dr. Joanna Lee Williams, on the publication of "School-Based Strategies for Addressing the Mental Health and Well-Being of Youth in the Wake of COVID-19" in the National Academies Press. ... read more

7.21
GSAPP NOW RECOGNIZED BY NY STATE EDUC. DEPT. AS APPROVED PROVIDER OF CONTINUING ED FOR LICENSED PSYCHOLOGISTS

Congratulations to Dr. Jessica Benas, Director of Psychology Continuing Education, on a remarkable achievement - Rutgers Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP) is now recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Psychology as an approved... read more

6.21
New Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counseling Certificate & Special Program for Veterans

The Center of Alcohol & Substance Use Studies (CAS) Addiction Education Department is excited to announce the Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counseling Certificate Program (ADACC) in the Department of Applied... read more

5.21
GSAPP RELAUNCHES ORG PSYCH PROGRAM

GSAPP is proud to announce the return of the Doctor of Psychology (PSYD) training program in organizational psychology. With the growth of GSAPP, the formation of... read more

9.21
Dr. Joanna Lee Williams and Colleagues Publish Report on Mental Health Strategies for Youth

Congratulations to GSAPP Associate Professor, Dr. Joanna Lee Williams, on the publication of "School-Based Strategies for Addressing the Mental Health and Well-Being of Youth in the Wake of COVID-19" in the National Academies Press. ... read more

6.21
Dr. Kristen Riley's Research on Smoking Stigma Featured in Forbes Magazine

Dr. Riley is coauthor of an article entitled, "Smoking Has Increased During the Pandemic" about the importance of decreasing smoking stigma that was recently featured in Forbes magazine.  The feature states that,  "...work needs to be done to combat stigma towards people with addictions... read more

5.21
Dr. Yihong Zhao Secures $ 100,000 Grant Supporting New Research on Digital Media Use and Brain Development

Dr. Yihong Zhao, Associate Professor at The Center of Alcohol & Substance Use Studies (CAS), is one of the members of an interdisciplinary, interinstitutional team that has been awarded a grant of $100,000 by the Children and Screens: Institute of Digital Media and Child Development, for... read more

4.21
WinR Addiction Advocacy and Research Program Launched

The Rutgers Center of Alcohol & Substance Use Studies (CAS) is pleased to announce the all-new Wellness in Recovery (WinR) Addiction Advocacy and Research program, a student and faculty, community-based, participatory research internship/fellowship to support individuals and families who... read more

3.21
Dr. Kristen Riley Awarded Grant for Stigma Intervention

Congratulations to Assistant Professor, Dr. Kristen Riley! The grant, Testing Step UP! SOS as a Way to Increase Multidisciplinary Collaborations and Reduce Tobacco-related Stigma in Cancer Prevention, has been selected as the awardee for 2021 Cancer Prevention and Control (CPC) Research Stimulus... read more

2.21
Rutgers-New Brunswick Provost Shares Personal Connection to Access Week

Listen to Rutgers-New Brunswick Provost and former GSAPP Dean, Dr. Francine Conway, talk about her commitment to equitable access to education during Access Week 2021.

10.20
Dr. Francine Conway, Distinguished Professor and Dean of GSAPP named next Provost of Rutgers-New Brunswick

From the Office of the Chancellor:

As a follow-up to the September 9 email from President Holloway regarding Prabhas Moghe’s promotion to Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs (EVPAA), I am pleased to provide you with an update on the New Brunswick Provost position.

First,... read more

7.20
GSAPP Faculty Members Receive Biomedical and Social Science Research Award From the Center for COVID-19 Response and Pandemic Preparedness

The Center for COVID-19 Response and Pandemic Preparedness recently announced the biomedical and social science research awardees for COVID-related research at Rutgers University. Congratulations to GSAPP faculty,... read more

7.20
Shireen Rizvi Receives Grant From Rutgers Center for COVID-19 Response and Pandemic Preparedness

Dr. Shireen Rizvi, GSAPP Associate Professor, has received a grant from the Rutgers Center for COVID-19 Response and Pandemic Preparedness. With Evan Kleiman, Ph.D. (SAS Psychology), Annmarie Wachas-Montes, PsyD (Counseling, Alcohol... read more

6.20
Dr. SungWoo Kahng Appointed Treasurer of the New Jersey Association for Behavior Analysis

Dr. SungWoo Kahng, Associate Professor in the Department of Applied Psychology, was appointed treasurer of the New Jersey Association for Behavior Analysis (NJABA). As treasurer, Dr. Kahng will work with the Board of Directors to meet the NJABA mission to promote... read more

5.21
SCHOOL PROGRAM STUDENTS SELECTED FOR IMPACTFUL INTERNSHIPS

The Psy.D. movement grew, in part, out of a need to make psychology more available to populations that historically have not had access to quality psychological services. This is refelected in GSAPP's mission and our School Psychology Program. School Psychologists have significant access to... read more

4.21
WinR Addiction Advocacy and Research Program Launched

The Rutgers Center of Alcohol & Substance Use Studies (CAS) is pleased to announce the all-new Wellness in Recovery (WinR) Addiction Advocacy and Research program, a student and faculty, community-based, participatory research internship/fellowship to support individuals and families who... read more

3.21
5 GSAPP Students Receive NJPA Grant

Sincere congratulations to Cindy Chang, Hanna R. Scwartzbaum, Ruby Rhoden, Christine Laurine, and Sheila Rouzitalab on receiving The New Jersey Psychological Association's (NJPA) 2020 Social Advocacy Open Topic Dissertation Grant!

Cindy's study... read more

3.21
Congratulations to our Clinical Psy.D. Students- National Match for Psychology Internship Results

Congratulations to the twenty-five (25) 4th and 5th year clinical students who participated in the National Match for Psychology Internship Programs - .100% of the clinical students who applied matched to APA-Accredited internships! GSAPP clinical students did an amazing... read more

4.20
GSAPP Student Awarded Frank J. Epifanio Minority Graduate Student Scholarship

Congratulations to Crystal Molyneaux, a doctoral student in GSAPP's school psychology program, for winning the Frank J. Epifanio Minority Graduate Student Scholarship from the New Jersey Association of School Psychologists (NJASP)!

The scholarship is awarded to a minority graduate student... read more

3.20
Congratulations to GSAPP Clinical Psy.D. Students - National Match for Psychology Internship Results

Congratulations to our 4th and 5th-year clinical students who participated in the National Match for Psychology Internship Programs! 

GSAPP clinical students are required to attend APA-Accredited internship programs. We are very excited and proud to report that 100% of the clinical... read more

12.19
GSAPP Collaborates with Children's Specialized Hospital to Increase Access to Developmental Screening Throughout NJ

Despite guidelines, many pediatricians do not systematically use developmental screening tools. Conducting screenings in childcare settings may improve rates of early identification for young children at developmental risk.

Jeffrey Shahidullah (former faculty member), GSAPP faculty, Dr.... read more

12.19
GSAPP Student Hui Jiang Delivers Keynote in China on Autism Intervention

On October 20, Hui Jiang, a first-year School Psy.D. student, delivered the keynote presentation at Dami and Xiaomi Child Development Center, which is a center-based school for children with Autism in China.

This was the 5th-anniversary symposium on early childhood special education that... read more

8.19
GSAPP Student Eleanore Hall and GSAPP Faculty Jeff Shahidullah highlight the need to target mental health needs of low-SES NICU families

GSAPP student Eleanore Hall and GSAPP assistant professor Jeffrey Shahidullah published a paper in the Journal of Perinatology discussing the need to strategically target low Socioeconomic Status Mothers (SES) Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) families to address mental health concerns. Given... read more

6.19
GSAPP STUDENT SADE PORTER RECEIVES THE FRANK J. EPIFANIO MINORITY GRADUATE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP

Sade Porter, a first-year doctoral student in the school psychology program at GSAPP, was recently awarded the ... read more

6.21
New Journal Publication from RCAAS, DDDC, GSAPP Alumni

The Journal of Behavior Education recently published a pivotal research study from Director of the RCAAS-SCALE Program (and three-time RU alum), Dr. James Maraventano; Director of Behavioral Services at the RCAAS and DDDC, Dr. Robert LaRue; DDDC Adult Program Behavior Analyst, Jenna... read more

5.21
Dr. Nydia Y. Monagas appointed to join the NJ Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect
7.20
Dr. Judith M. Glassgold Published in American Psychologist Journal
5.19
Alumna Strives to Make a Difference for Juveniles in the Justice System

GSAPP alumna Jennifer Jones-Damis wants to make a difference for juveniles in the justice system. Going beyond punishment, Jones-Damis teaches young inmates how to learn from their past and make better decisions. Read more about her story at... read more

3.19
Congratulations to Brian Eichert and Ava Lorenzo for publishing an article on NASP Publication

Congratulations to GSAPP alumni Brian Eichert and Ava Lorenzo for publishing an article "... read more

2.19
Monica Indart: Serving Some of the Most Vulnerable

Monica Indart: Serving Some of the Most Vulnerable

Monica Indart - inside photo

Monica... read more
2.19
Roy Aranda Hosts New Spanish TV Show

Dr. Roy Aranda Hosts New Spanish TV Show

Dr. Aranda's show

Dr. Roy Aranda in the show with the Immigration... read more
12.18
The Peterson Prize has been bestowed upon David B. Sacks, PsyD, ABPP

One of GSAPP’s most distinguished awards, the Peterson Prize, has been bestowed upon David B. Sacks, PsyD, ABPP. This award was named for Donald R. Peterson, the first dean of GSAPP, to recognize an alumnus for outstanding contributions to the profession. A travel scholarship awarded to a... read more

4.18
Dr. Ed Adams and APA Division 51 Conference in the News

Dr. Edward Adams ('79), a GSAPP alumn and current American Psychological Association (APA) Division 51 president,  facilitated a workshop, "Facing the Issues: Masculinities in Research and Practice,” at the APA's Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity, Division 51 conference... read more

4.18
GSAPP Alum Roy Aranda Inducted Into National Academies of Practice

Roy ArandaGSAPP Alumn Dr. Roy Aranda ('82) was inducted into the National Academies of Practice as a Distinguished Practitioner and Fellow of the Pscyhology Academy at their induction ceremony and awards... read more