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Collaborating in the Field: Doubling Down on Education About the Co-Response Model

Collaborating in the Field: Doubling Down on Education About the Co-Response Model

In one way or another, Sarah E. Abbott, PhD, Director of the Center for Crisis Response and Behavioral Health, has spent the majority of her career at the intersection of individuals experiencing a mental health crisis and the community at large. Her first exposure to work in America (after earning her BA at home, in England) came via recruitment by a nonprofit agency in central Massachusetts where Abbott spent several nights each week in a residential group home for individuals ages 18-25 with a mental health condition. While there, she witnessed first-hand the challenges associated when police responded to calls—which didn’t always go well.

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A look at the profession: then and now

Psychology has been around since the time of ancient Greek, Egyptian, Chinese and Indian civilizations. In the ensuing years, the profession has evolved

A Psychology Degree Can Take You Places

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A Teacher's Teacher: Stan Berman, New VP of Academic Affairs

"It's just a different vantage point," says Dr. Stanley Berman when asked about his new role at William James College as Vice President of Academic Affairs.

June '13 Graduate Assumes Challenges as a School Psychologist

Many William James College alums express high praise for the graduate school's faculty, and Erika Johnson, MA/CAGS, is no exception. What seems to distinguish her enthusiasm for the women and men who taught her to become a valued school psychologist is that she's only been at the job a month and already...

Counseling Department Hosts MAMFT Board

The Counseling Psychology Department recently hosted a meeting of Marriage and Family Therapy program directors followed by the Massachusetts Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (MAMFT) Board of Trustees meeting here at our William James College campus.

William James College holds 12th Annual Lucero Memorial 5K at new campus in Newton

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Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth to be Commencement Speaker

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Highlights from the 2nd Annual Conference on Haitian Mental Health

Plus The Colors of Resilience Art Exhibit


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