The Psychology Department at California State University, Northridge has long been considered to be outstanding. In fact, a recent report from the National Science Foundation confirmed that more graduates of our department completed Ph.D. programs than graduates from any other non-Ph.D. granting university in the country.
This long-awaited resource is the first published handbook to focus specifically on orienting and guiding trainees in the field of behavior analysis through the practicum and supervised experience. This handbook goes beyond the nuts and bolts of skill and knowledge requirements, and prepares students for the day-to-day realities of the supervised practicum experience. Read more
Psychology's Got Talent was another successful event this year. There was a total of 11 acts and raised $900+ towards the Creative Endeavors Scholarship. Read more
Congratulations to Dr. Rutchick on being recognized for his recent article, at CSUN Today. Read more
CSUN Professor Luciana Lagana will present preliminary findings of her research using a film to reduce ageism and improve attitudes towards older, LGBTQ and homeless individuals. Supported partly by a HIRI Nonprofit Research Fellowship grant, the film will be shown along with lecture-discussion. The film features interviews with older LGBTQ individuals residing in transitional housing and with operators of this housing (highlighting challenges encountered by nonprofits in this arena, such as nearby homeowners worried about possible declines in local real estate values). Read more
Interested in Health, Social Justice, and Biomedical Research? Funded by the National Institutes of Health, BUILD PODER pays undergraduates to do biomedical research at CSUN! Read more