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Education as Advocacy: A Call to Action

Education as Advocacy: A Call to Action

The California School of Management and Leadership at Alliant University Awarded ACBSP Accreditation

The California School of Management and Leadership at Alliant University Awarded ACBSP Accreditation

I’m an Entrepreneur-Do I Really Need to Attend Business School?

I’m an Entrepreneur-Do I Really Need to Attend Business School?

What is Organizational Psychology, and Why is it Growing so Rapidly in the United States?

What is Organizational Psychology, and Why is it Growing so Rapidly in the United States?

Considering a Career in Special Education—Reasons, Rewards, and Challenges

Considering a Career in Special Education—Reasons, Rewards, and Challenges

March 25

CSPP Organizational Psychology Presents: Managing Use of Self in Professional Roles

Managing Use of Self in Professional Roles With Dr. David Jamieson When: April 8, 2016 at 6pm-9pm Where: Alliant, Fresno Campus, Auditorium – 5130 E. Clinton Way, Fresno, CA RSVP: express.alliant.edu/event, Alumni please also rsvp to csppalumni@alliant.edu This is a Networking reception, Mini-Lecture, and Q&A event. It is open to all current and prospective students, faculty, staff, alumni, friends and the local community. Get introduced […]

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March 22

Strength through Suffering

The saying “that which doesn’t kill you only makes you stronger” is normally only appreciated well after a traumatic event has passed. The cynic would suggest it’s a made up phrase to make people feel better. To Alliant University PsyD program graduate Megan Hawker, it’s something to investigate. The mental health condition post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is well documented and occurs when someone has difficulty […]

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March 11

The Psychology of Love & The Bachelor

The Bachelor– a vapid time suck of a show, a completely fabricated situation, and apparently a great breeding ground for true love. In an unprecedented move, this season’s Bachelor has professed love to the two remaining contestants which, for some skeptics, has led to questions about whether one could even call the feelings developed in such a concocted environment “love,” and what kind of disastrous […]

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March 11

Dr. Suni Peterson Named Fulbright Scholar Specialist

Lack of clean water and inadequate sanitation is the leading cause of disease worldwide. In rural Vietnam, 85% of women and children have parasitic diseases and the highest rate of child malnutrition in Asia. Dr. Suni Peterson is changing that. Dr. Peterson, PhD, a Professor in the California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant University, is an expert in health psychology and health behavior change, […]

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March 07

2016 Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology Conference

  This year’s Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) Annual Conference will be in Anaheim, California from April 14-16, 2016. Please scroll down for a list of presentations by our faculty, students and alumni. Please join us for our CSPP/Alliant Alumni and Friends Reception on April 15 from 6-8 p.m. at the Sheraton Park Hotel at the Anaheim Resort’s Tiffany Terrace and Patio. The […]

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March 07

2016 California Psychological Association (CPA) Conference

This year’s CPA Convention will be held in Irvine, California April 14-17, 2016. Please be sure to visit our CSPP/Alliant Exhibit Table while at CPA to pick up some swag! Check back for specific information on the location and booth number. Be sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook and tag your CPA social media with #AlliantCPA Please join us for our CSPP/Alliant Alumni and Friends […]

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March 04

Mental Health Care for All

Access to mental health treatment does not come easy for all. For the single mother who has not one minute to spare between her two jobs and caring for her children, for the homeless man who is wondering where his next meal will come from, and for the struggling family provider who commutes two hours by bus to make ends meet, a mental health consult […]

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March 02

Preventing Mass Violence through Digital Leakage

After a mass shooting we frequently discover the digital red flags that announced the crime to be committed.  Cyber data gathering and assessment is vital to prevention and sustaining community health. Many of the past decade’s mass shootings might have been prevented— along with millions of cases of sex crimes, stalking, and human trafficking— with access to the perpetrators digital persona and digitally documented planning. […]

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March 01

The Growing Need for Multicultural Psychology

With an increasingly diverse population, the need for multiculturally competent psychologists is on the rise. Immigration, disparate birth rates, a widening gap between people of different socioeconomic backgrounds, a greater acceptance of alternative lifestyles – all of these factors are contributing to an increasingly open, diverse country. And thanks to our increasingly connected society, cross-cultural interaction is a day-to-day occurrence for most of us. We brush […]

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