Psychology

Xavier University offers geropsychology as an "area of interest" within its APA accredited clinical psychology program (PsyD). Xavier's Practitioner-Scientist driven program trains students to become competent clinical psychologists serving older adults and their families. Clinical practica afford opportunities to engage in assessment and therapy with older adults and their families.

Coursework includes assessment of older adults; therapy with older adults; health issues in geropsychology; and clinical neuropsychology.

Core Faculty facilitate dissertation research in geropsychology. For further information contact:

Scholarship Information for Students Pursing Careers in Aging: The Association for Professionals in Aging (APA) will provide a scholarship for undergraduate and graduate students in fields of study leading to a career in aging. Students may self-nominate and are eligible for one $500 scholarship. Application materials must be postmarked by October 15, 2008. Scholarships will be awarded in December 2008. Click below for application materials.

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