News & Events

    • 01
    • Jun
Minnah Farook wrote about her recent visit to Bangladesh through APA's International Learning Partner Program (ILPP). You can find the article here: http://www.apa.org/international/pi/2018/05/bangladesh-learning-partner.aspx
More about the program:
Through meetings with leaders, faculty and service providers in the host country, program participants gain unique insight into international applications of psychology and develop meaningful professional connections. The ILPP facilitates the exchange of...
    • 01
    • Jun
Counseling psychology doctoral students, Jardin Dogan, has been selected to receive the NIH NIDA T32 "Training in Drug Abuse Research" Pre-doctoral Fellowship! The formal name is the Ruth L. Kirschstein Nationa Research Service Award (NRSA). This is a prestigious nationally recognized fellowship. Jardin will receive specialized training in grant writing, seminars in the College of Medicine department of Behavioral...
    • 04
    • May
Roberto Abreu, doctoral student in counseling psychology, recently received the American Psychological Association Division 44 (Society for the Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity) Outstanding Student Contribution Award. Way to go,...
    • 04
    • May
Congratulations to school psychology doctoral student, Kahyah Pinkman!  Her proposal, "Appalachian African American Parents of a Child with ASD: Examining Service Provider Interactions and Parent Interpretation of Child Development" was selected for a Eller & Billings Student Research Award. This award is sponsored by the UK Appalachian...
    • 10
    • Apr

Doctoral Student Awarded Grant

Congratulations to Abbey Love (PhD student in Educational Psychology) who recently received an Autism Speaks Local Impact Grant for her community-based work entitled, "Promoting Positive Interactions among First Responders and Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder.” Abbey has orchestrated and provided numerous free trainings to regional law enforcement agencies aimed at increasing police officers’ knowledge...