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Program Newsletter


Sent exclusively to alumni, the Professional Psychology Program newsletter features alumni and department updates, as well as event information. If you are one of our alumni, update your contact information with the GW Office of Alumni Relations to start receiving this and other exclusive alumni benefits. And don’t forget to send an email to the department with your life updates for future newsletters. 

Latest Issues: 201920182017, 2016 (PDF), 2015 (PDF), 2014 (PDF)

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Dorothea Holmes Colloquia



Program members, faculty, alumni, respected speakers and the GW mental health community members gather twice a year to discuss the most pressing issues and topics of psychological practice, providing an open forum for our community. We hope to see you at the next colloquium event!

Past presenters and topics have included:

  • The Mental Health System: Implications for Graduate Students
  • Abuse in Clinical Practice: Reporting Laws and False Memory
  • Reconceptualization of Psychotherapeutic Treatment for Gay and Lesbian Patients
  • Cognitive Test Performance in African American and Hispanic Elders
  • State of Confusion: Political Manipulation and the Assault on the American Mind