6.18
GSAPP hosted the NJPA Graduate Student Association for the annual Internship Fair
On Friday, June 8, 2018, GSAPP hosted the NJPA Graduate Student Association (NJPAGSA) for the annual Internship Fair. The event was held in the Life Sciences Building Atrium and was attended by approximately 50 graduate students from the NJ and NY area. There were also several sites represented by... read more
5.18
CONVOCATION KEYNOTE
GSAPP Clinical Psychology Professor Daniel Fishman delivered the keynote address at the 2018 Convocation Fishman, who is retiring this year after 42 years of teaching, scholarship and administration, drew parallels between what he called the “Soul of GSAPP” and the 300-year-old Enlightenment... read more
5.18
CONGRATULATIONS TO GSAPP AWARD WINNERS!
Congratulations to the GSAPP graduates, faculty and staff who won awards at the 2018 Convocation: ·         Charity Wilkinson, Psy.D., Peter DeNigris, Psy.D., and Jeff Segal, Psy.D. - Outstanding Supervisor Award ·         Anne... read more
4.18
DDDC Celebrates Jan Handleman’s Legacy
The Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center (DDDC) held a dedication ceremony to celebrate Dr. Jan Handleman, a longtime DDDC director, who passed away 10 years ago. Dr. Handleman played a pivotal role for more than three decades in raising public awareness of autism. The clouds parted... read more
6.18
Congratulations to Dr. Ryan Kettler on winning the 1st place for the AWG Design Challenge!

A group of GSAPP-affiliated researchers – Ryan J. Kettler (School Associate Professor), Kelly A. Feeney-Kettler (former instructor), and Leah Dembitzer (School ’16) won first place in a competition to design a direct assessment of social-emotional skills. Drs. Kettler, Feeney-Kettler, and... read more

5.18
Congratulations to Dr. Brian Chu on receiving faculty honors at the Rutgers University graduation

Brian Chu

Congratulations to Dr. Brian Chu, associate professor of clinical psychology, who received faculty honors at the Rutgers University graduation on May 13. Chu has been recognized as a fellow by... read more

4.18
A Symposium "25 Years of Madness and Modernism" Will Be Held To Celebrate The Influence of Dr. Louis Sass' Book

Madness and Modernism: Insanity in the Light of Modern Art, Literature and Thought ... read more

4.18
Dr. Adam Lekwa and Dr. Linda Reddy Receive AERA 2018 Outstanding Article of the Year Award

Dr. Lekwa and Dr. Reddy with their award certificateDr. Adam Lekwa (right) and Dr. Linda Reddy (center) received the 2018 American Educational Research Association (AERA)... read more

3.18
Autism Academic & Applied Services Welcomes SungWoo Kahng, Ph.D., BCBA

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SungWoo Kahng, Ph.D., BCBA

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3.18
Dr. Adam Lekwa Receives 2018 AERA Outstanding Publication Award

Dr. Adam Lekwa was awarded the 2018 AERA Division H Outstanding Publication Award – section: Assessment & Accountability.

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3.18
Dr. Linda Reddy's research receives lots of media attention

Dr. Linda Reddy and her colleagues’ research on violence against teachers has been getting media attention, which was discussed on several websites like Philly Inquirer, Web MD, US Weekly and will soon be discussed by NPR this weekend. This study examined teacher’s reactions after having... read more

3.18
Dr. Anne Gregory Invited to Discuss School Climate With USDOE Office of Civil Rights

 

Anne Gregory

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2.18
Dr. Vanessa Hus Bal Appointed Karmazin and Lillard Chair in Adult Autism

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Dr. Vanessa Hus Bal

Dr. Vanessa Hus Bal has been appointed to the Karmazin and Lillard... read more

2.18
Dr. Reddy Establishes Research Collaborative in Greece

Dr. Linda Reddy has established a research collaborative with the University of Patras, Greece – Department of Educational Sciences and Early Childhood Education. In October, she attended research meetings and presented her work in Athens and Patras. Reddy was awarded an Erasmus+ Inter-... read more

9.17
Nicole Eskenasi was awarded
 Nicole Eskenasi (4th year Clinical) was awarded the New Jersey Psychological Association Foundation’s Scholarship for Research on Diversity Issues for her submission,  “Women Warriors: Exploring the Various Dimensions of Female Service-Members’ Role Identities." She will be... 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... read more
4.18
GSAPP Alum Roy Aranda Inducted Into National Academies of Practice
GSAPP 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 banquet on April 14, 2018, in Atlanta, Ga. Aranda was one of three psychology inductees,... read more
2.18
ALUM ROY ARANDA was Interviewed to discuss the Parkland School Shooting
GSAPP alum Dr. Roy Aranda (’82) was interviewed by Wliny Radio on Tuesday, Feb 27  to discuss the Parkland school shooting and the hot topic about arming teachers. Listen to the radio program at  https://www.spreaker.com/user/iradiousa/standing-on-principal-0202718. 
2.18
GSAPP HOSTS ALLIANCE TO END HATE NJ
GSAPP hosted the inaugural meeting of the Alliance to End Hate NJ on February 15, 2018, at the Center for Applied Psychology. The event drew representatives from a wide variety of organizations and institutions, including schools, law enforcement, the U.S. Congress, faith-based organizations, and... read more
2.18
ALUM LINDA TAMM TRAVELS TO CUBA WITH WOMEN’S ENTREPRENEURIAL GROUP
Linda Tamm (Clinical, ’98) recently travelled to Cuba with a women’s entrepreneurial group, Leading Women Entrepreneurs and Business Owners. The trip afforded Tamm (third from right) with the opportunity to network with other American business women, tour fledgling Cuban businesses, and... read more
1.18
Alum Chris Kotsen Coauthors Article Published in CHEST Journal
Alum Chris Kotsen (Clinical PsyD ‘94) has coauthored an article, “Use of Expired Air Carbon Monoxide Testing in Clinical Tobacco Treatment Settings,” published in CHEST Journal, the official publication of the American College of Chest Physicians. Carbon monoxide (CO) testing is considered an easy... read more
1.18
Alum Roy Aranda Publishes Article on Microaggressions and Hispanics
Alum Roy Aranda (’82) has published an article, “Microaggressions and Hispanics: Far Reaching Consequences of Marginalizing Statements and Attitudes,” in the fall 2017 issue of NYS Psychologist. For the more than 55 million Hispanics living in the United States today, microaggressions can have... read more
12.17
Alum Jeff Brand recently published an article
Alum Jeff Brand [Clinical PsyD ’15) recently published an article in the journal GROUP entitled, "Politics, Projection, and Fake News" (Vol. 41, No. 3, pg 213-227).  In it, he offers a perspective on how psychodynamic theory and group principles can be used to explain our current hyper-... read more