Clinical Psychology Graduate Training Program

Thank you for your interest in our program. The APA-accredited graduate training program in clinical psychology at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) offers doctoral education and training in the science and practice of clinical psychology. Our program follows a scientist-practitioner model. We prepare students to integrate the science and practice of clinical psychology, to be effective teachers, and to provide empirically-supported treatments in a variety of settings. Students conduct research projects throughout their time in the program, working closely with faculty mentors. Our graduate training also includes teaching opportunities and supervised clinical experience at a wide variety of placement sites throughout northeast Ohio. We are proud of our training program and are happy to help answer any questions that you might have. Arin Connell, Ph.D. (Director of Clinical Training)

Upcoming Lecture with Kimberly Fenn, Ph.D.

Please join us for a free lecture featuring Dr. Kimberly Fenn, Ph.D. on March 29, 2019. This lecture is part of the Joseph F. Fagan Memorial Lecture series. “Psychology and the Law: Is there a Role of Sleep.” For more information, please see the flyer below.

Remembering TJ McCallum during Black History Month

Todd Jason (TJ) McCallum (1967-2017) was the first African American to earn tenure as an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at CWRU. He joined the department in 2002, after graduating from the University of Southern California with a PhD in Clinical Psychology. Dr. McCallum’s work focused on aging,...

Getting to know Cleveland: Students’ Favorite Spots Around Town

Cleveland has much to offer in terms of neighborhoods, food, breweries, sports and local events. We asked our students to offer some input on their favorite places around town! Alex Uzadives, a fifth year in the program, loves to frequent Bottle House ( located in Cleveland Heights. They offer Monday...

Dr. Arin Connell takes over as Director of Clinical Training

Dr. Arin Connell took over from Dr. Norah Feeny as the Director of Clinical Training (DCT) starting at the beginning of this year. Dr. Feeny was DCT over the last several years and started numerous new initiatives in the clinical area, including the wellness committee. Thanks to Dr. Feeny...

Dr. Overholser publishes new book

Dr. Jim Overholser recently published his new book, The Socratic Method of Psychotherapy. In this book, Dr. Overholser talks about cognitive therapy and the use of the Socratic Method as a method of self-exploration. This book is a wonderful read for clinicians and students alike!

Clinical Psychology Applications

The deadline for applications to Case Western's Clinical Psychology Ph.D. Program has passed. Applications are currently being processed and reviewed. Thank you to all applicants for your interest in Case Western!