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Transgender Policy: Commentary

Transgender Policy: Commentary

Fresno Clinical Psychology PhD Program Given Highest Level of Re-Accreditation by APA

Fresno Clinical Psychology PhD Program Given Highest Level of Re-Accreditation by APA

The Lasting Psychological Trauma Inflicted at Our Borders

The Lasting Psychological Trauma Inflicted at Our Borders

National Teacher Appreciation Week and California’s Teacher Crisis

National Teacher Appreciation Week and California’s Teacher Crisis

Don’t Blow it in the Application Process – How to Write a Letter of Application for Graduate School

Don’t Blow it in the Application Process – How to Write a Letter of Application for Graduate School

August 13

California School of Professional Psychology’s Sacramento Clinical Psychology Psy.D. Program Earns Highest Level of Re-Accreditation from the American Psychological Association (APA)

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP) at Alliant International University’s clinical psychology Psy.D. degree program at its Sacramento campus has just earned 10 years re-accreditation by the American Psychological Association (APA)— the longest period of re-accreditation offered by the association. Each of CSPP’s nine clinical psychology doctoral programs is accredited by the APA’s Commission on Accreditation, which requires that the school provide data on time to completion, program costs, internships, […]

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June 26

California School of Forensic Studies Launches Institute, Advanced Practice Certificates

SAN DIEGO, June 25, 2019 — The California School of Forensic Studies (CSFS) at Alliant International Universityhas launched the California Institute for the Advancement of Forensic Behavioral Science, Public Safety, and Justice. The institute is dedicated to providing law enforcement, security professionals, mental and allied health professionals, and other first responders with practical forensic education and training. The Institute’s Advanced Practice Certificates, all offered online, cover diverse subject areas while […]

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January 31

CSPP Celebrates 50 Years of Impact

The California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP) at Alliant International University celebrates its 50th year in 2019. Founded in 1969, CSPP was one of the nation’s first independent schools dedicated to professional psychology, and now offers programs in Fresno, Irvine, Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Diego, and San Francisco, as well as a number of online programs. Offering APA-accredited programs in clinical psychology, COAMFTE-accredited programs in marriage and family therapy, and programs in organizational psychology, clinical counseling, and psychopharmacology, CSPP is […]

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October 24

Transgender Policy: Commentary

CSPP Professor Emeritus Bernardo Ferdman, Ph.D. publishes a poignant response to administration’s proposed transgender policies in the New York Times. To the Editor: The Orwellian implications of this move by the Trump administration cannot be overemphasized. It not only denies the existence and humanity of part of the population, but also ignores basic science. External genitalia are but one of many characteristics combining to comprise a […]

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October 04

Fresno Clinical Psychology PhD Program Given Highest Level of Re-Accreditation by APA

Alliant’s Press Release on the APA Re-Accreditation:   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                               October 4, 2018   Contact: Cielo Villasenor Alliant International University 858-635-4050 cielo.villasenor@alliant.edu www.alliant.edu California School of Professional Psychology’s Fresno Clinical Psychology Ph.D. Program Given Highest Level of Re-Accreditation by the American Psychological Association (APA) San Diego, California— The California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP) at Alliant International University’s clinical psychology Ph.D. degree program […]

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June 21

The Lasting Psychological Trauma Inflicted at Our Borders

The Administration for Children and Families at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says it has separated nearly 2,000 children from adults at the southern border over the past 6 weeks. While President Trump just signed an executive order to bring an end to this policy of separating families, the psychological damage has been done. These actions have likely inflicted psychological trauma on […]

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May 08

National Teacher Appreciation Week and California’s Teacher Crisis

California Classrooms are in Crisis This week is National Teacher Appreciation Week. But, it’s clear that this year California needs more teachers to appreciate. The state ranks second to last in teacher to student ratio and is in desperate need of more educators, so why is it so hard to get teachers in our classrooms? Dr. Stephen Cochrane, local school board member and program director […]

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April 26

YouTube Saga: Child Abuse on Display

CSPP Professor John Caffaro, PhD; lent expertise to the Washington Post on child and sibling abuse A psychologist who treats abused children watched three of DaddyOFive’s videos at our request for this post. He said he “was distressed and had trouble sitting through the videos forwarded.” Said John Caffaro, a distinguished professor at the California School of Professional Psychology and an expert in sibling abuse: “There is […]

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April 19

Don’t Blow it in the Application Process – How to Write a Letter of Application for Graduate School

To get accepted into a graduate program, many prospective graduate students experience the following when viewing the school’s prerequisites: Above-average GPA on transcript? Check. Strong extra circulars? Check. Letter of recommendation from a faculty member? Check. A personal essay that wows the admissions committee? Not quite. It seems that although many incoming graduate students have all the makings of an outstanding application, they have a […]

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