Welcome to the Department of Psychology at Colorado State University. As a contemporary science and applied profession, psychology represents a rational and systematic attempt to understand human behavior by studying the processes of development, perception, learning, motivation and thinking, and the relationship of these processes both to the physiological and social functioning of humans. As a psychology student you will study a broad coverage of the discipline, have the opportunity to utilize technologies and tools for research, and prepare for a graduate education or diverse career path all under the supervision of field leaders.
Psychology Professor Bryan Dik’s latest vocational self-help book, Redeeming Work, was published earlier this year.
After a traumatic incident in his family, Jim Fox started working with people suffering from substance use and addiction, and other mental illness.
The course guide is just one example of how a community has come together in a crisis to share available resources and help others.
Psychology Professor Silvia Sara Canetto, who studies cultural and gender scripts of suicide, receives prestigious national award
Professor Canetto is receiving this year’s Louis I. Dublin Award, bestowed by the American Association of Suicidology.