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Gun Violence Takes a Brutal Psychological Toll on Kids

In a handful of communities in the United States, violence is a traumatizing part of everyday life.Three children have died from gun violence in Chicago this week, a city that has seen a record number of shootings and homicides in the last year. ABCnews and NYmag

Middle School Mental Health Program Educates, Reduces Stigma

Mental Health Matters, a middle school-based mental health program, is successfully educating students about mental illness and helping to reduce the associated stigma, according to a new study published in the Journal of School Health. PsychCentral and CHConline and the Atlantic

Violence and Disparities

Working with refugee youth on a past project, Dr. Maryam Kia-Keating, Associate Professor in the Department of Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology (CCSP), observed how transformative it was for the youth to take part in a participatory
photography program.  Profiles in Education, 2014-2015

13 pearls of wisdom for the early career set

Seasoned psychologists share the time-tested lessons that put them on the path to career success.  APA Monitor, December 2011, Vol 42, No. 11

Found in Translation

With more foreign-born clients seeking psychological help, practitioners are relying on language interpreters to improve therapy. Here’s how to make these relationships successful. APA Monitor; February 2010, Vol 41, No. 2 (Print version: page 52)


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