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Human Trafficking in Our Own Backyard: The Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children

Human Trafficking in Our Own Backyard: The Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children

Honoring Them, and Why They Serve

Honoring Them, and Why They Serve

January 31

National Multicultural Conference and Summit

Please consider submitting your work for the upcoming National Multicultural Conference and Summit.  Given our mission statement, hopefully we’ll have a strong CSPP presence at the conference.  Be on the lookout for upcoming announcements to nominate yourself or a colleague or mentor for awards. Greetings from the NMCS 2015 Coordinators!  We are excited to open the call for proposals for the 2015 National Multicultural Conference […]

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January 31

California School of Management & Leadership student was awarded the Keith David Graduate Award, Academy of Management’s Sigma Iota Epsilon

Joseph Higgins, a doctoral student in the  PhD in Leadership at California School of Management & Leadership  was awarded the Keith David Graduate Award, First Place through the Academy of Management’s Sigma Iota Epsilon (SIE). This was a national competition and Joseph has brought great honor to the PhD in Leadership program by winning first place. The California School of Management & Leadership  have a tradition of excellence with SIE […]

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January 30

PsycCRITIQUES Blog

 Watch Out for Big Data Big data is a hot topic these days. In his review of  Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think, David Pittenger shows that it is important for psychologists to pay attention to it. Big means really big, “data sets so large and complex that it becomes difficult to process using… traditional data processing applications” (Wikipedia). Google searches are that […]

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January 30

APA Achievement Award for Early Career Professionals

The Committee on Early Career Psychologists is pleased to announce the achievement award program for early career members from all areas of psychology (education, practice, public interest and science) to attend the 2014 APA Annual Convention in Washington, DC, August 7—10 at the Washington Convention Center. Forty award recipients will receive $750 to be applied toward their 2014 APA convention expenses.  The program is designed […]

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January 28

Sexuality Counseling: A rare, but necessary training for new counselors

[quote style=”boxed” float=”right”] The nature of sexuality counseling is being redefined as an essential skill for counselors, regardless of concentration.[/quote] In the December 2013 issue of Counseling Today, Wynn Dupkoski Mallicoat and Donna M. Gibson argue that it is crucial for mental health counselors to have a basic understanding of sexuality and sexuality-based interventions. They state that sexual behavior is oftentimes connected to ones overall […]

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January 27

Training opportunity: Working with Immigrant populations

Colleagues, the California Psychological Association’s Immigration Task Force is sponsoring a series of online lectures and seminars (with CEUs for licensed psychologists) on working with immigrant populations. CPA_Immigration_Flyer If you are interested, please respond to the contact information on the brochure, not to my office. Thanks.  I hope you will find these seminars of interest, as they reflect CSPP’s international and multicultural mission. MTS   […]

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January 27

Alliant selected as a top Military Friendly School by Military Advanced Education

Military Advanced Education (MAE) has awarded Alliant International University the designation of a Top Military Friendly University in its 2014 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges & Universities, just released in print , and available online at www.mae-kmi.com. From community colleges to state universities, online universities and nationally known centers of higher learning, MAE’s 2014 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges & Universities provides potential students with information about […]

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January 26

New Executive Actions – Federal Background Check for Gun Control & Mental Health

[quote style=”boxed” float=”right”]the Administration is committed to making sure that anyone who may pose a danger to themselves or others does not have access to a gun. [/quote] On Friday, January 3rd 2014 the White House announced two new executive actions that will strengthen the federal background check to prevent guns from falling into the wrong hands. The regulation would clarify who would be prohibited […]

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January 24

Janet Hyde Graduate Student Research Grant

Proposals are being sought for Hyde Graduate Student Research Grants. These grants, each up to $500, are awarded to doctoral psychology students to support feminist research. The grants are made possible through the generosity of Janet Shibley Hyde, Ph.D., who donates the royalties from her book, Half the Human Experience, to this fund. Past recipients of Hyde Graduate Student Research Grants are not eligible to […]

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