2018-2019 Graduate Academic Catalogue 
    Jan 20, 2022  
2018-2019 Graduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


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Office: Beatty Hall, Room 220
Telephone: 410‑617‑2696
Website: www.loyola.edu/academics/psychology

Chair: Carolyn M. Barry, Professor

Director of Clinical Training, Fall: Heather Z. Lyons
Director of Clinical Training, Spring: Mary Jo Coiro
Division Director, Psychology Services, The Loyola Clinical Centers: Katherine H. Cornell
Director of Doctoral Field Education: Cara Jacobson
Director of Master's Education, Thesis Track: Martin F. Sherman
Director of Master's Program in Clinical Professional Counseling, Fall: Katie J. Loomis
Co-Directors of Master's Program in Clinical Professional Counseling, Spring: Martin F. Sherman; Christopher I. Higginson
Director of Master's Field Education: Katie J. Loomis
Director of C.A.S. and Master's Plus: Anthony Parente

Professors: Jeffrey Barnett; Carolyn McNamara Barry; Faith D. Gilroy (emerita); Sharon Green-Hennessy; Rachel L. Grover; Jeffrey M. Lating; Heather Z. Lyons; Martin F. Sherman; Amanda M. Thomas; Amy R. Wolfson
Associate Professors: Marianna E. Carlucci; Mary Jo Coiro; David G. Crough (emeritus); Theresa DiDonato; Christopher I. Higginson; Matthew W. Kirkhart; Beth A. Kotchick; Charles T. LoPresto; Jen L. Lowry; Jason M. Prenoveau; Steven A. Sobelman (emeritus)
Assistant Professors: Diana Betz; Frank Golom; Emalee Quickel
Clinical Faculty: Katherine H. Cornell; Cara Jacobson; Katie J. Loomis
Lecturers: Ann Navarro Cebrian; Samantha Rukert; Dustin F. Sentz
Affiliate Faculty: George S. Everly, Jr.;  Anthony Parente

The original graduate program in psychology began in 1967 as a concentration in school psychology within the Education Department and led to the Master of Education (M.Ed.). In 1968 the Psychology Department was created, and the program expanded to offer the Master of Arts (M.A.) in Psychology. In 1971, the department developed a Master of Science (M.S.) in Psychology. In 1996, the Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) in Clinical Psychology was introduced. The department currently offers courses of study in the following areas:

M.S. in Clinical Professional Counseling
C.A.S. in General Psychology
Master's Plus: Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) Courses
Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology

Loyola's degree programs in clinical psychology provide training to those who wish to promote mental health in individuals, families, organizations, and communities through careers in direct service, leadership, research, and education. The Psychology Department strives to provide a learning environment that facilitates the development of skills in critical thinking, assessment and intervention, and one that is grounded in an appreciation for both psychological science and human diversity.

The Psychology Department is a member of the Council of Applied Master's Programs in Psychology and a member of the National Council of Schools and Programs of Professional Psychology.


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      Courses at the 600- and 700-level are open to all graduate students meeting the specified prerequisites; 800- and 900-level courses are restricted to Psy.D. students.

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