Professional Psychology

High impact

Interim Dean LaTrelle Jackson working to raise the profile of the School of Professional Psychology

LaTrelle Jackson, interim dean of the School of Professional Psychology, is cultivating relationships with community members and businesses to support training initiatives while offering stellar services. Continue reading

Studies on muscle disease, high blood pressure and phone addiction are among top research stories of 2019

From muscle diseases to high blood pressure to phone addiction, Wright State University faculty and students have pursued important research endeavors. Continue reading

Science and Mathematics Dean Douglas Leaman named interim provost of Wright State

Douglas Leaman, dean of the College of Science and Mathematics, will join the leadership team of Susan Edwards, who will become the university’s eighth president on Jan. 1. Continue reading

Susan Edwards named next president of Wright State University

Susan Edwards, who joined Wright State in 2018 as provost, will become the university’s eighth president on Jan. 1. Continue reading

Wright State Graduate School Open House set for Oct. 30

The open house is the perfect opportunity to meet Wright State’s nationally distinguished faculty members and learn about more than 140 certificate, master’s and doctoral programs. Continue reading

Wright State’s Ellis Institute offers free psychological first aid for those impacted by Dayton mass shooting

Duke E. Ellis Human Development Institute

The Ellis Human Development Institute and Reach Out of Montgomery County are offering free, individual psychological first aid for adults. Continue reading

Wright State professor Larry James to receive prestigious lifetime achievement award from Society of Military Psychology

Larry James, a decorated Army veteran and professor in the School of Professional Psychology, will receive the John C. Flanagan Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society of Military Psychology. Continue reading

Wright State’s School of Professional Psychology celebrates commencement

The Wright State University School of Professional Psychology celebrated the graduation of 23 students at its 38th annual commencement ceremony July 19 in the Student Union Apollo Room. Continue reading

Cheryl Meyer named vice provost for faculty affairs

Cheryl Meyer, associate dean of the School of Professional Psychology, joined the Wright State faculty in 1997. Continue reading

Prevent defense

Wright State faculty member Gokce Ergun works to educate the community about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

Gokce Ergun, associate professor in the School of Professional Psychology, calls Fetal Alcohol Spectrum the No. 1 preventable cause of intellectual disability. Continue reading