Looking Towards the Bigger Picture by Dr. Tim Shipley Over the next year I will be working with our new chair (Peter Marshall) and other colleagues to document, disseminate, and support outreach and translation efforts related to the range of research that is going on across our department. Specifically, we hope to compile a ongoing…Details
Corey McMillan Reflects on His Time at Temple Dr. Corey McMillan is a Research Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine and a member of the Neuroscience Graduate Group and Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics at the University of Pennsylvania. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and…Details
The Psychology Department at Temple University is seeking to hire a faculty member in Cognitive Psychology or Cognitive Neuroscience to join the Brain and Cognitive Sciences area of the Department. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Psychology, Cognitive Science, or Cognitive Neuroscience. This tenure track appointment is at the Assistant Professor level. Although the specific…Details
The European Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (EABCT) held its European/international meeting in Stockholm, Sweden, in September 2016.
The EABCT organization decorated the convention center staircase with selected landmarks identified on each step. Notice that the work by Dr. Philip C. Kendall on child anxiety was selected as the landmark for the 1994 step (see pictures).
A Note from the Chair I am delighted to send out the first in a regular series of updates from the Department of Psychology at Temple. I recently began as the new Chair of the Department, taking over from Marsha Weinraub who held the position for the past nine years. We are all very thankful…Details
Anna Swan, Phil Kendall’s student, received the Child & Adolescent Anxiety Student Travel Award to present her dissertation [ Functional outcomes for youth treated for pediatric anxiety disorders: 3 – 12 year naturalistic follow-up.] as part of a SIG symposium at ABCT, October, in New York.
Tim Shipley is the Principal Investigator on a recently funded NSF project in the Science of Learning: Collaborative Networks Program. He will lead an interdisciplinary effort to develop new spatial learning principles by designing teaching tools that can be applied across classroom and field courses in the geosciences. The other members of the group include…Details
Tom Olino has received additional funding for his current R01-funded project examining minority stress theory as a possible additional mechanism in the development of depressive symptoms in youth.
Philip Kendall has been selected to receive this year’s Aaron T. Beck Award from the Academy of Cognitive Therapy. The Aaron T. Beck Award is an annual award that is presented to someone who has made “significant and enduring contributions to the field of cognitive therapy”.