In the field of marriage and family therapy (MFT) professors teach a variety of topics from couples counseling, individual therapy methods and therapy theory. But one professor in Chapman’s MFT program has a very specialized area within the program: infertility. Dr. Brennan Peterson has been at Chapman University for 14 years now, and he is
Dr. Jo Armour Smith, an assistant professor of physical therapy since 2015, has received the Margaret L. Moore Award for Outstanding New Academic Faculty Member, by the American Physical Therapy Association. This highly prestigious national award is given annually to one physical therapy faculty member in the United States. The award recognizes exceptional merit in
March 14th through Thursday March 16th 2017 Chapman University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program conducted a curriculum review symposium. For the morning of the first day of the symposium, students were invited to attend in order to hear from professionals in physical therapy and the local community regarding current issues in educating health care providers,
On Wednesday March 15th, Beckman Hall Room 404 was fully packed with Chapman University students, faculty and staff, all eagerly awaiting the presentation from transgender mother Jessica Lynn. Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences partnered with the Psychology Department to sponsor Jessica Lynn’s presentation on a transgender mother’s struggles and challenges with parental rights.
March Events: Jessica Lynn’s Transgender Journey – Wednesday March 15, 2017 7pm-8pm – Beckman Hall 404 AMSA general meeting – Ms. Leslie Lim – Representative from Marshall B. Ketchum School of PA Studies – Wednesday March 15th, 2017 from 7pm-8pm in SC 150 DPT Information Session – Saturday March 18, 2017 9am -1pm – RSVP
Meet Crean’s Newsletter Committee!! Yasi Sanandaj is a Health Sciences major and Psychology minor. She is a Los Angeles native and loves to read books, discover new desserts, and spend time with her family. As a Crean Senator on behalf of the Student Government Association (SGA), she is very excited to see the Crean community
Since 2012 Chapman’s Doctorate Physical Therapy (DPT) students have volunteered for the Special Olympics. This year faculty member Dr. Sara Gilliland and close to 40 DPT students participated in and helped out with the Special Olympics November 12th and 13th. The DPT students worked with the FUNfitness testing as part of the Health Athletes
The American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) Minority Fellowship is an incredibly prestigious fellowship that can be awarded to an MFT student in the discipline of Marriage and Family Therapy. The minority fellowship program is “dedicated to expanding the delivery of culturally competent mental health and substance abuse services to understand minority
On Monday October 10th students from Chapman University, CSU Fullerton, and CSU Long Beach gathered to hear National Athletic Training Association (NATA) president Scott Sailor, EdD, ATC, give a presentation to over 50 students. This was the second time NATA’s president had ever come to Chapman’s campus, the first time being over 6 years ago.
With the inauguration of Chapman University’s 13th President, Daniele Struppa, the campus was beaming with pride and had countless events for students, families, alumni, and guests to attend in honor of President Struppa. One of these key events was a discussion forum moderated by Chapman’s Psychology Chair Dr. Laura Glynn, Ph.D. titled “Through the Window