Department of Psychology

The Department of Psychology at LIU Post offers degree programs in psychology at every level of the collegiate experience: a bachelor’s degree, master’s degree and the doctoral degree in clinical psychology. 

Our faculty’s expertise spans many areas, including marriage and family relationships, child, adolescent, & adult development, experimental & applied behavior analysis, neuroscience, cognition & perception, psychotherapy, developmental disabilities and learning and memory.

Undergraduate Programs Graduate Programs Doctoral Programs
B.A. in Psychology M.A. in Behavior Analysis Doctor of Psychology
M.A. in Psychology

Psychology Department Faculty 

Doctor of Psychology

The doctoral program in Clinical Psychology was recognized with a National Council of Schools and Programs for Professional Psychology award for Innovation in Professional Psychology Education.


Faculty Mentors

Dr. Geoff Goodman, associate professor in the Clinical Psychology Doctoral program at LIU Post, and Dr. Valeda Dent, dean of university libraries, were both awarded Fulbright scholarships to teach and conduct research at Uganda Martyrs University in Nkozi—a small village about three hours from the capital city of Kampala—from January to August of 2014.

All Star Faculty


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