Kaitlyn Peretti Kaitlyn Peretti, PsyD

kaitlyn_peretti@williamjames.edu

Role(s)

  • Associate Professor
  • Director, Area of Emphasis in Forensic and Correctional Counseling

Degrees

  • PsyD in Clinical Psychology, Emphasis in Forensic, California School of Professional Psychology (Fresno)
  • MA in Clinical Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology (Fresno)
  • BA in Psychology and Justice Studies, University of New Hampshire

Teaching

  • Clinical Skills and Practicum I
  • Practicum II
  • Mental Health Counseling Internship I & II
  • Criminal Behavior
  • Consultation, Collaboration and Testimony
  • Sex Offender Evaluation and Treatment

Research and Practice Interests

  • Sex offender evaluation and treatment
  • Forensic psychology
  • Correctional counseling
  • Group treatment
  • Personality disorders
  • Public policy
  • Consultation

Professional Licenses and Certifications

  • Licensed Psychologist and Certified Health Services Provider (Massachusetts)
  • Licensed Psychologist (New Hampshire)

Awards

  • 2012 Excellence in Teaching Award, Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology
  • 2011 Professional Excellence Award, Massachusetts Department of Correction
  • 2010 Professional Excellence Award, Massachusetts Department of Correction

Current Professional Leadership and/or Concurrent Work Experience

  • Psychologist - Sex Offender Treatment Program, Massachusetts Department of Correction
  • Private practice - evaluations, consultation/training

Prior Professional Leadership and/or Work Experience

  • Member, Human Rights Committee, Cardinal Cushing Center. Clinician and Evaluator- Institute for Sexual Wellness
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship - University of Massachusetts and Forensic Health Services, Brockton Court Clinic, Massachusetts Treatment Center

Professional Affiliations

  • American Counseling Association
  • Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers
  • Massachusetts Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers
  • Sex Offender Civil Commitment Programs Network

Community Engagement

  • Member, Executive Board for the Massachusetts Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers