Kaitlyn Peretti Kaitlyn Peretti, PsyD

617-327-6777 x1275, Work Space 314G

Role(s)

  • Associate Professor, Counseling & Behavioral Health Department
  • Director, Area of Emphasis in Forensic & Correctional Counseling

Degrees

  • PsyD in Clinical Psychology, Emphasis in Forensic, Alliant International University/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

  • Mental Health Counseling Internship I & II
  • Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy
  • 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

  • Private practice – risk management and forensic evaluations, treatment for individuals with problematic sexual behaviors, consultation and training

Prior Professional Leadership and/or Work Experience

  • Supervising Psychologist and Director of Training- FHS/MHM Sex Offender Treatment Program at the Massachusetts Treatment Center (Department of Correction)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship - University of Massachusetts and Forensic Health Services

Professional Affiliations

  • American Counseling Association
  • Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers
  • Massachusetts Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers
  • New Hampshire Psychological Association

Community Engagement

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