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…Details
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.
Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek receives APS James McKeen Cattell Award & elected President of the International Society
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.
Dr. Laurence Steinberg is featured in this Faculty Focus segment from Temple Today, explaining the science behind risk taking and decision making during adolescence.
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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…Details
Dr. Nora Newcombe has won the prestigious William James Fellow award from the Association for Psychological Science (APS). To see Dr. Newcombe accept the award at the recent APS meeting, see the video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jo2GbtxU7bk .
A profile of Dr. Newcombe can be also be found in the APS Observer at: http://www.psychologicalscience.org/index.php/members/awards-and-honors/fellow-award/recipent-past-award-winners/newcombe
Dr. Phillip Kendall has received the 2014 Society for the Science of Clinical Psychology Distinguished Scientist Award for his work in clinical psychology.
Dr. Phil Kendall has been highlighted in the Temple Times:
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Jason Chein, PhD was awarded the Lindback Foundation award. Below is the blurb from the Faculty Awards Luncheon Program: Jason Chein, Associate Professor Department of Psychology College of Liberal Arts Teresa Scott Soufas, Dean Associate professor of psychology in the College of Liberal Arts, Jason Chein is a highly respected and admired teacher, mentor and…Details
Dr. Larry Steinberg’s Op Ed type article was published in the New York Times Sunday Review, April 27, 2014.
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Lauren Alloy has won (another) Career/Lifetime Achievement Award from the (international) Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, better known as ABCT. This is an impressive honor. Please join us in congratulating Lauren! The annual meeting will be this November in Philadelphia. See the link below for more details: http://www.abct.org/home/ Lauren Alloy also highlighted in the Temple Times: http://news.temple.edu/accolade/psychology%E2%80%99s-lauren-alloy-recognized-lifetime-achievement…Details