The Adult Anxiety Clinic of Temple (AACT), directed by Richard Heimberg, is dedicated to the study and treatment of anxiety disorders, with a primary focus on social anxiety disorder. The AACT provides evidence-based treatment for adults with social anxiety disorder, using a cognitive-behavioral approach. In addition to providing treatment, the AACT studies the efficacy of.. read more →

The Temple University Psychology Department chapter has earned this Psi Chi Model Chapter Award for the year ending June 30, 2014. In meeting criteria for the award, they received a  $100 check and a custom certificate. They are one of only 33 chapters across the nation that achieved Model Chapter status this year. read more →

Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek received the Association for Psychological Science James McKeen Cattell Award for a lifetime of outstanding contributions to applies psychological research. In addition, she was also elected president of the International Society on Infant Studies.   read more →

Dr. Laurence Steinberg is featured in this Faculty Focus segment from Temple Today, explaining the science behind risk taking and decision making during adolescence. See the link the below: http://news.temple.edu/news/2014-07-09/faculty-focus-laurence-steinberg?utm_source=templetoday&utm_medium=portal&utm_campaign=Laurence_Steinberg read more →

Maggie S. Derstine             Maggie S. Derstine graduated Summa Cum Laude from Temple University with a BA in Psychology in May 2014. As a transfer student from the University of Pittsburgh, Maggie immersed herself in as many new activities, societies, and academic experiences as possible in order to make the most of her time at.. read more →