Author: Alliant Team

Jun
12

Global and Diverse Leadership: What Does Leadership Today Mean?

Rapid and significant changes driven by technology in a digital age characterize our society today. Our communities are increasingly diverse, we have become global citizens, the Internet has made for instant communication across international borders. Yet, inter-group conflicts over race, ethnicity, religion, gender, and social class are still pervasive in our societies leading to war, racism, violence and terrorism. Our inhumanity emerges as we show […]

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May
28

Asian American Mental Health and Help-Seeking

Several years ago, I spent my sabbatical year in Taiwan. Although I had lived in Taiwan for a couple years as a teenager and could speak the language at a 3-year-old level, the country had changed so much since I was 17 that I knew very little about where I would spend the next year of my life. One of my non-academic goals for the […]

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May
16

Game of Thrones Daenerys Fan Fury, Explained By a Clinical Psychologist

On the path to ruling the seven kingdoms, a true superstar of the realm took a dramatic turn in Sunday’s episode that has lots of fans feeling uneasy. Janina Scarlet, a clinical psychologist, author and dedicated fantasy fan, says the Game of Thrones letdown is real. But first, if you haven’t yet heard what went down on “The Bells,” the penultimate episode of HBO’s hit series, take […]

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May
16

Becoming an Ethics Expert: Mary Harb Sheets, PhD

In December 2018, California Governor Jerry Brown appointed Mary Harb Sheets, PhD, a licensed psychologist working in independent practice, to the California Board of Psychology (BOP). She is slated to serve on the board until June 1, 2020. A member of the National Register of Health Service Psychologists, she is also a Fellow and Past President of the San Diego Psychological Association (SDPA). In addition, […]

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May
16

Organizational Psychology Program in San Diego Awarded Prestigious LEAD Award

The Organizational Psychology Program Faculty are proud to announce the Master’s of Organizational Psychology Program in San Diego was awarded 2nd place in the category of Master’s Programs with Emphasis on Leadership/Organizational Development at a national conference hosted by HR.com this year. According to Sue Morton, the LEAD Award and HR.com Event Strategist, The LEAD conference and gala are described as: “An exclusive event for educators […]

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Mar
20

Organizational Psychology Department Hosts Leading Edge Team Effectiveness Professional Development Seminar

Teams are a necessary reality of working in most organizations, and their effectiveness is impacted by complex dynamics that develop over time as the team-members develop working relationships with one another. Thus, this is a unique position for Organizational Psychologists to develop teams using principles, tools, and techniques aligned with team-performance prediction research. Teams that are highly effective exhibit performance in terms of meeting and […]

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Mar
11

Organizational Psychology Student Amatia Golbodaghi Accepted to Present at SIOP

The faculty of the Organizational Psychology department are proud to announce that PhD student Amatia Golbodaghi submitted, and has been accepted as, a session leader at this year’s annual conference for the Society for Industrial Organizational Psychology (SIOP). As a student in the Organizational Psychology program, Ms. Golbodaghi has attended the SIOP annual conference the past two years. She indicated past conferences have been positive […]

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Feb
04

Giving Love Away on Valentine’s Day

Why Give Love Away Valentine’s Day is often focused on receiving love—cards, flowers, gifts—grand gestures of another’s love and affection. But, instead of those gestures, I would like to shift the focus to giving love away on Valentine’s Day, or being the giver of love. While there are huge expectations, excitement, and disappointments related to Valentine’s Day, why not instead be the giver of love […]

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Jan
14

CSPP at the National Multicultural Conference & Summit 2019: Social Justice, Diversity, and Inclusion

The biennial National Multicultural Conference and Summit (NMCS) is scheduled to convene in Denver, Colorado from January 16-18, 2019. This conference brings psychologists, community members, educators, advocates, and researchers from across the United States together to present and share current and cutting-edge issues related to multiculturalism, diversity, social justice, and inclusion. The California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP) has a long-standing history of focusing on […]

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