Adult Anxiety Clinic of Temple (AACT)

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…


Temple Psi Chi Awarded Model Chapter Status

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.

Maggie S. Derstine, B.A

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…


Nora Newcombe wins 2014 William James Fellow award

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 .

A profile of Dr. Newcombe can be also be found in the APS Observer at:

Dr. Phil Kendall Receives APS Distinguished Sciencentist Award

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:

Click the link below to see Dr. Kendall receive the APS award:

Lauren Alloy, Ph.D Wins Career/Lifetime Achievement Award

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: Lauren Alloy also highlighted in the Temple Times:…