William James College and the Press

William James College is proud to keep the public informed about its innovative programs for training the next generation of psychology professionals as well as sharing expertise on the pressing mental health issues of the day. The Office of Communications issues periodic press releases on significant achievements, transitions, recognitions, and new projects within our community of learners and practitioners.

The school’s diverse faculty can offer deeply-informed insights on topics as varied as forensic psychology, divorce, school psychology, psychologists and psychopharmacology, culturally responsive mental health, courts and justice, aging populations, Veterans mental health, child development, parenting, business psychology, organizational leadership and executive coaching.

Journalists, please contact: 

Anne Wilson 
Director of Communications, William James College

Press Releases

November 2021
William James College Launches Training Center for Law Enforcement and Mental Health Professionals; Sarah E. Abbott, Ph.D. LSW, Named Inaugural Director
October 2021
William James College Center for Workforce Development to Partner with Mass General Brigham
September 2021
William James College Awarded $1.6M in Federal Funding Through HRSA’s Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training (BHWET) Program for Paraprofessionals
July 2021
William James College Receives $1.9M in Federal Funding Through HRSA Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training (BHWET) Program for Professionals
May 2021
William James College Awarded $100,000 Cummings Foundation Grant
February 2021
Frontline Nurses Talk with Psychologists in New Podcast on Coping with COVID-19 Related Trauma
January 2021
New parent guide helps Asian families address xenophobia, racism fueled by COVID-19
November 2015
William James College to Host Panel Discussion About Hiring and Mentoring Veterans
William James College Student Rachael Falk Selected as 2016 Student Representative to the Council of Professional Geropsychology Training Programs Board of Directors
October 2015
William James College to Re-Open the Brenner Center on Newton Campus with an Open House Event
September 2015
Dr. Robert Kinscherff of William James College Appointed Senior Fellow in Law and Neuroscience
Dr. Robert Kinscherff of William James College Elected to Fellow Status in the American Psychological Association, effective January 2016
William James College Hires Travis Bickford as Associate Director of Military and Veteran Relations
July 2015
Leading British Psychologist to Research with William James College
William James College Hires Suzanne Boulos as Director of Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching
William James College Hires Susan Linn as Vice President of Institutional Development
June 2015
William James College Launches Center for Multicultural & Global Mental Health
William James College Announces Martha Coakley as Speaker at 35th Commencement
William James College Promotes Kathryn Stanley to Chair of Organizational and Leadership Psychology Department
May 2015
MSPP Officially Becomes William James College at its Annual Gala on May 7, 2015
April 2015
MSPP and Boston College Psi Chi Club to Co-Host Conversation on Global Mental Health
Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology (MSPP) to Host DSM-5 and Cultural Formulation Conference