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Making Sense of Violence and Trauma Among Youth

MiSPP’s Clinical Training Administrator, Dr. Jill Castro, appeared Tuesday morning (April 17, 2014) on WDET’s The Craig Fahle Show to discuss the topic of youth violence, trauma, and how adults can help. She spoke with the show’s host, Craig Fahle, and Kari Walker, President and CEO of The Guidance Center. Listen to their conversation  … Read More



Alumni Newsletter- February 2014

  Message From the President Do you know that there are over 1200 alumni that have graduated from our programs?  It is remarkable to realize that so many professionals have emerged from this unique institution, grounded in humanistic and existential tenets and qualitative research paradigms. I wonder if your experience here was meaningful. I wonder… Read More



Important EPPP Reminders for Alums

**All 2009 PsyD grads must take and pass the EPPP exam before July 31, 2014** Implications of DSM-V Publication on EPPP Content: All questions on the EPPP through July 31, 2014 related to the DSM will refer to the DSM-IV.  **Beginning August 1, 2014, all DSM items on the EPPP will refer to the DSM-V. Exam administrations through… Read More



Monthly Case Conference Event

The MiSPP Alumni Association sponsors a monthly Case Conferencing evening for practicing professionals. We provide an opportunity for clinicians to seek ideas, insights, and perspectives on difficult, complex, or otherwise challenging cases with a cadre of experienced colleagues. The case conference format is an informal round table discussion, moderated by Dr. Don McMillan. You do… Read More



Alumni Updates

LaSonia Barlow (PsyD 2013) is working as a psychotherapist, certified forensic consultant, licensed professional counselor, a registered addiction counselor, and a crisis care psychological first aid provider. She is also certified for Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) and is currently pursuing a post doctorate degree in psychopharmacology. Dr. Barlow has recently signed on as the… Read More



October Newsletter

From the Desk of the President Along with beautiful fall weather and the radiant color of leaves, school has started off well. 161 masters and doctoral students are engaged in the MiSPP community of learners, along with 25 faculty and 16 support personnel. Donations, so generously provided by you, make a significant difference in this… Read More



EPPP Peer Study Group

Looking for an EPPP study group to join? The MiSPP Peer Study Group is open to students, alumni, and professionals. The study schedule will prepare you take the exam in December or January. All 2009 PsyD grads must pass exam before July 31, 2014 Sept. 6 – Dec 6, 2013 3-5 pm at MiSPP Contact Dr. Browner for more info.



New Monthly Case Conference Evening for Practicing Professionals

The MiSPP Alumni Association will sponsor a monthly Case Conferencing evening for practicing professionals. This will be an opportunity for clinicians to seek ideas, insights, and perspectives on difficult, complex, or otherwise challenging cases with a cadre of experienced colleagues. The format of the case conference will be an informal round table discussion, moderated by… Read More