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PCOM School of Professional and Applied Psychology

A Humble Genius

April 14, 2022

Beloved professor David Festinger, PhD, is remembered as an amazing instructor and researcher—and an even better person.

Pursuit of Behavioral Health Career Leads to Center for Brief Therapy

March 21, 2022

Kristen Hawk-Purcell (PsyD '23) will continue her professional journey at a site which will allow her to gain experience treating the specific populations in which she wants to specialize.

Clinical Psychology Student Discusses Residency Match

March 18, 2022

Mallory Christman (PsyD '23) will continue her professional journey in behavioral health at PCOM's Center for Brief Therapy.

First-Generation Students Find Support in SGA Group

January 11, 2022

In 2019, 17.9% of osteopathic medical school applicants were the first in their families to attend college.

Kendorski Elected to APA Board of Educational Affairs

December 3, 2021

In this role, Dr. Kendorski will work closely with the other board members to recommend educational policy for the American Psychological Association.

In Memory of David S. Festinger, PhD

December 2, 2021

Dr. Festinger passed away suddenly on Tuesday, November 9, 2021. He was a phenomenal researcher and esteemed faculty member.

Mental Health Counseling Program Awarded by PCA

October 20, 2021

PCOM's Mental Health Counseling program was recognized for outstanding counselor education by the Pennsylvania Counseling Association.

Student Clubs Host Women's Health Symposium

September 27, 2021

The two-day event featured sessions on different aspects of women's health including breast cancer, HIV/AIDS and more.

PCOM Celebrates Graduate Programs Commencement

August 9, 2021

The 22nd-annual ceremony awarded master's and doctoral level degrees to students in a variety of professional programs.

Professor Awarded Scholarship for Work in Mental Health Advocacy

August 4, 2021

Marcella Rolle, PhD, was chosen for her commitment to improving mental health in African American communities.