Clinical Psychology Graduate Training 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. In our scientist-practitioner program we prepare students to conduct cutting edge research, be engaging teachers, and provide empirically-supported treatments in a variety of settings.

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Clinical Program News and Highlights

Sandra “Sandy” Russ named next interim dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

From the daily ( President Barbara R. Snyder and Provost Ben Vinson III announced today that Distinguished University Professor Sandra “Sandy” Russ has agreed to serve as the next interim dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Her appointment begins Sept. 1. “Sandy brings tremendous experience and insight to this...

Kelsey Magee wins scholarship – Congratulations!

Clinical Psychology Ph.D. student Kelsey Magee received the Developing and Researching Advanced Models of Integrated Primary Care 2019 Conference Scholarship sponsored by the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Congratulations on your accomplishment!

Sweat could provide clue into who develops PTSD

Within four hours of a traumatic experience, certain physiological markers—namely, sweating—are higher in people who go on to develop posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to a new study by Alex Rothbaum, a pre-doctoral researcher in the Department of Psychological Sciences, and researchers at other institutions. Around 90% of people...

The Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT) recently featured our PTSD Research and Treatment Lab, directed by Dr. Norah Feeny!

L to R: Kathy Benhamou, Allison Baier, Norah Feeny, Alex Rothbaum, Alexandra Klein, and Alexandra Bowling Please visit ABCT’s Featured Lab page here to read more about Dr. Feeny and our graduate students. To learn more about the lab, please visit the PTSD Research and Treatment Lab’s webpage here. Congratulations!  

Psychologist James Overholser and his colleagues combat an upsurge of hopelessness

Psychologist James Overholser and his colleagues combat an upsurge of hopelessness By Alexander Gelfand Spring | Summer 2019

Congratulations Silvia (Rodriguez) Hernandez!

Congratulations Silvia, on receiving a graduate studies travel award to present her poster (master's thesis), "Suicide Among Young-Old and Old-Old Adults," at the 2019 American Society on Aging Conference in New Orleans, LA, April 15-18.