Psychology Day 2014

McAlester Hall

Psychology Day 2014 will be Friday, April 25th.

All alumni are invited to attend Psychology Day. For more information on Psychology Day, contact Kelly Davis at 573-884-6277 or

During the day, undergraduate honors students and graduate students present findings from their research, as well as meet with members of our alumni board. The day ends with an alumnus talk and a departmental reception.

Featured speaker for 2014 is Cindy Schaeffer, Ph.D.

Dr. Schaeffer received her bachelors degree in Psychology from the University of Maryland, College Park in 1992, and her M.A. and Ph.D. in child clinical psychology from MU in 2000. Dr. Schaeffer went on to work as a postdoctoral fellow at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, and then as an Asst. Professor at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, before moving to her current position as an Associate Professor at the Medical University of South Carolina.

Dr. Schaeffer's talk for Psychology Day is entitled: "Expanding the Evidence Base: New Directions in the Treatment of Juvenile Offending and Child Maltreatment."

Below are links to the department's annual newsletter for alumni.

Alumni Newsletter 2014 (pdf)794.65 KB
Psychology Day Schedule of Events (pdf)52.32 KB