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Look here for Mullen Library update including newly acquired psychological journals and books.

Interested in becoming part of our Alumni database? See the Alumni page for details.

A scholarship fund has been established to honor the memory of Dr. Wright, called the Dr. Tom Wright Scholarship Fund. Contributions should be made out to CUA, with a note that it is for the Wright Scholarship, and can be sent to Office of Advancement, CUA, Washington DC 20064.


Congratulations to Dr. Marcie Goeke-Morey

who received the 2008 Provost's Teaching Award.





Speaker Series

Click here to see a list of recent and upcoming departmental speakers

Graduate Student Awards

Clinical PhD Ben Rodriguez is now a tenured Associate Professor at Southern Illinois University. Starting in January, 2009, he will be an associate editor for The Journal of Clinical Psychology. [October 2008]

Congratulations to Alicia Santana! Alicia, a current Ph.D. student in clinical psychology, has been awarded an APA Minority Fellowship. The fellowship's overall objective is to support the training of promising researchers in the area of health disparities research. The award provides financial support, professional development activities and professional guidance to students pursuing doctoral degress in psychology.

Congratulations to Marian Tanofsky-Kraff! Marian, who received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from CUA in 2003, has been awarded the Annual Early Career Investigator Best Paper Award from the Academy of Eating Disorders for her article: Tanofsky-Kraff, M., Faden, D., Yanovski, S.Z., Wilfley, D.E., & Yanovski, J.A. (2005). The perceived onset of dieting and loss of control eating behaviors in overweight children. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 38, 112-122.

Recent Graduates

Congratulations to our M.A. and Ph.D. graduates!