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  • Texas A&M University Psychology Students Improve Aggieland’s Work Environments

    Psychology students in the MSIOP program offer free service to local organizations to help them stay ahead of the competition typical in today’s fast-moving job market. By Rachel Knight ‘18 Student groups, like the ones photographed here, help improve local businesses with their pro-bono consulting projects. Psychology masters students with a concentration in industrial/organizational psychology […]

  • Dr. Jyotsna Vaid Elected a 2021 Fellow

    Dr. Jyotsna Vaid was elected a 2021 Fellow of the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, of the American Psychological Association.

  • Rachel Bernardo ’21: Crossing the Finish Line of Her College Career

    How one Aggie graduate made a lasting impression on Texas A&M University through her academic and athletic achievements.  Read full story

  • The Burden of Being “on Point”

    Too often, traumatized Black boys’ behavior is pathologized. It’s actually rational. Social workers and educators who see young people—especially Black boys who live in poor, segregated neighborhoods—react aggressively, become irritable, or have trouble concentrating, often identify such behavior as maladaptive. But new research, led by Noni Gaylord-Harden, a clinical psychologist at Texas A&M University, proposes […]

  • Tristin Nyman Honored with P.E.O. Scholar Award

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TRISTIN NYMAN HONORED WITH P.E.O. SCHOLAR AWARD Supporting Women… Changing the World Tristin Nyman, M.S., a Ph.D. candidate in Clinical Psychology in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Texas A&M University, is one of 100 doctoral students in the United States and Canada selected to receive a $20,000 Scholar Award […]

  • PBSI Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Virtual Recruitment Event

    Mark your calendar, register, and attend the 2021 PBSI Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Virtual Recruitment Event to be held on 𝐓𝐮𝐞𝐬𝐝𝐚𝐲, 𝐉𝐚𝐧𝐮𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝟏𝟐, 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟏. This recruitment event welcomes Prospective Graduate Students from ALL sub-fields, along with your family members, friends, and supporters to our informative yet informal event! Just go here to register for the […]

  • Dr. Idia Thurston quoted on CNN story-School Warnings about Children’s Weight Don’t Work.

    The editorial was co-written by clinical psychologist Idia Thurston, an associate professor of psychology and public health at Texas A&M University and registered dietitian Kendrin Sonneville, an assistant professor of nutritional sciences at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.  Read full story

  • Dr. Jyotsna Vaid Selected for 2020 Eminent Scholar Award

      Texas A&M University’s Aggie Women Network (AWN) has selected Jyotsna Vaid as the recipient of the prestigious 2020 Eminent Scholar Award. The award is given jointly with the Texas A&M University Office of the President. Vaid is a professor of cognition and cognitive neuroscience and women’s and gender studies, and is director of the […]

  • Clinical Psychology PhD program statement in support of diversity and inclusion in training and research activities

    Our faculty have voiced their unanimous, strong condemnation of the racist and inflammatory tweets of Dr. Charles Negy, a graduate of our doctoral program and Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Central Florida.  His opinions and racial stereotypes do not reflect the values of the doctoral clinical psychology program from which he earned […]

  • Psychology Major in the Change Lab, Lauren Chapman’s story selected by Society of Pediatric Psychology “The Smeared Canvas”

    The smeared canvas. It is a challenge to unburden my mind from engulfing itself into the vortex of racial trauma. Over the last month, I have actively attempted to revive my well-being through self care and vulnerability. With depletion at its finest and hopelessness at its peak, race-based traumatic stress has weighed down my heartstrings. […]