Students, faculty, and alumni come together in small, regional, or virtual learning groups called professional development seminars. Activities include formal academic seminars, guest presentations, discussions, and informal networking and socializing. Professional development seminars provide an intensive, nurturing, and personal learning environment.

The nature of the professional development seminars and activities varies according to the needs of its members and students are encouraged to attend regularly.

Clinical Psychology doctoral program only:

Professional development seminars are composed of a faculty member and all students from a geographic region. Professional development seminars meet in person on a monthly basis. The schedule for each meeting is decided jointly by students and faculty and can consist of an invited speaker, academic discussions, case presentations, research projects, dissertation supervision and other activities that promote professional socialization. Regular professional development seminar attendance is required early in the program as part of the residency requirement. To learn more about professional development seminar locations and the program residency requirements contact admissions.

Clinical Psychology doctoral program professional development seminar LOCATIONS only:
State City Location
California Redondo Beach, San Diego (La Jolla), San Francisco, Santa Barbara
Colorado Boulder
Florida Region Gainesville and Miami
Georgia Atlanta
Illinois Chicago
Maryland Baltimore and Washington DC
Massachusetts Boston
Minnesota Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro (Lakeshore)
New York Region Brooklyn, Manhattan, Mount Kisco (Westchester County)
North Carolina Durham
Ohio Cleveland
Pennsylvania Philadephia
Texas Austin, Dallas, Houston
Washington Seattle