Rutgers GSAPP Search
Login to GSAPP

  • Read More about Our Blueprint for GSAPP

  • Read our inaugural issue of GSAPP's e-magazine, ETHOS.
    For Alumni, Students, Psychologists, Social Workers, Counselors, Educators and Family Therapists
         Our Current Issue

  • Apply NOW!  

  • Diversity Recruitment Night - Everyone Is Welcome! Register
  • Read More Here!  



The Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies and the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology are proud to host the Moyers Family for a daylong event dedicated to understanding the journey through addiction and recovery. The event, The Measurement of Success: Building an Infrastructure to Understand Change, will feature a keynote from David R. Gastfriend, MD, as well as an intimate conversation with the Moyers Family and an awards presentation by Christopher Smithers, President of the Christopher B. Smithers Foundation. Click here for more information and to register.

Dr. Terry Wilson has accepted an invitation to serve on the media panel of the Coalition for the Advancement and Application of Psychological Science (CAAPS) that promotes science to understand, reduce, and prevent the burden of mental illness, and to foster adaptive development and more

Associate Professor Anne Gregory appeared on NPR to discuss "Understanding The Role Of Discipline In Washington Schools"

It is our pleasure to announce that Dr. Stanley B. Messer has been selected to be awarded the honorary degree Doctor of Professional Practice, honoris causa, by the California Campuses of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. He will address the 200 graduates in mid-October in Long Beach, CA. Please join us in congratulating him on this esteemed honor, which celebrates his extraordinary life and distinguished career.

Dr. Dan Fishman will be the Program Chair for the 2018 Conference of the Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration (SEPI), to be held in New York City, May 31-June 2, 2018. SEPI is an international association fostering dialogue among academicians and practitioners holding different theoretical/therapeutic orientations. In line with Dr. Fishman's research work, the conference will have a special emphasis on the use of qualitative methods generally, and of systematic case studies specially, in enhancing the process and outcome of psychotherapy. Dr. Fishman will be joined in planning the Conference by Dr. Stanley Messer, SEPI 2018 President-Elect. For more information, see

Advancing Access to Mental Health Care in the U.S. and Around the World

Dr. Timothy Cleary has established a collaborative research partnership with the Center for Social Equity through Science Education (C(SE)^2) at George Mason University. Rutgers and several other universities and research organizations nationwide will collaboratively work with C(SE)^2 on research and grant initiatives to support students and teachers in science education within schools and communities of high need.

Rizvi Dr. Shireen Rizvi's research and training clinic was recently featured in a Rutgers Today article. Her DBT clinic is highlighted as one of the most extensive clinics for borderline personality disorder in the tristate more

Messer Dr. Stanley Messer has been elected President of the Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration. This is an international association fostering dialogue among academicians and practitioners holding different theoretical/therapeutic orientations. He started serving on the Executive Committee in January, 2016 and will take office as President in January, 2018.

Read More: Events Faculty News Student News Alumni News