Welcome to the Department of Psychology at Colorado State University.
We provide innovative education in the psychological sciences, conduct cutting edge behavioral and brain research, and engage in community outreach to help solve local, national and global level challenges in behavioral health. We encourage you to explore our website to learn more about the Department of Psychology.
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Josh Johnson, a United States Air Force veteran who recently graduated from the Department of Psychology, sees opportunities and dives in headfirst. In every group Johnson joins, he stands out as an earnest, devoted leader. As such, new doors and opportunities open along every path he walks.
Humeyumptewa is a fourth-year student majoring in Clinical and Counseling Psychology with a minor in Indigenous Studies, in the Department of Ethnic Studies. Humeyumptewa is an enrolled member of the Hopi Tribe sun clan, based in Arizona.
Ernie Chavez, a professor in the Department of Psychology has dedicated his professional and personal life to serving historically minoritized students and supporting their success. “My legacy is people,” he said. “The people who are out there doing the work.”
A new study is the first to apply interdependence theory to power dynamics in families affected by parental alienation.