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PHOTO: The Changing Activity, Substance Use and Health (CASH) lab

Lab Offers Subjects Cash to Stick With Treatment

June 5, 2015

The Changing Activity, Substance Use and Health (CASH) lab employs contingency management, in which participants receive a series of rewards for adhering to a treatment program.

PHOTO: Kerry Gaffney

Student Awarded Grant for Psychology Research

May 7, 2015

Kerry Gaffney (15) and her advisor Dr. Melanie Shoup-Knox were recently awarded a grant from the national Psi Chi psychology honor society to pursue their research.

PHOTO: Field Placement Reception

Celebrating Community-Partnered Mentorship

May 4, 2015

6,300 hours. This year's Psychology Field Placement students have spent 6,300 hours partnering with sites in the Harrisonburg community and surrounding counties.

PHOTO: SymposiumJMU Psychology CARDS Lab Helps Students Challenge Preconceived Notions

April 29, 2015

Taking on controversial topics such as affirmative action and transgender identity allows students to gain knowledge and a new perspective on the application of psychology in the world.

Welcome to JMU Psychology

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Welcome to the James Madison University Department of Psychology. The mission of our department is to educate students in, and contribute to, the science of psychology. More >

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