Thursday, May 2, 2019


In reviewing the time we have left and the following is the final exam schedule:

The material covered for the Psy 215 Final Exams will be: 

  • Personality Disorders
  • Substance Related and Addictive Disorders
  • Sexual Disorders and Dysfunction
The material covered for Psy 201 will be: 

  • Neuroanatomy
  • Memory 

The dates for the final exams are: 

Psy 215H, Psy 201H, Monday and Wednesday Classes: Monday 5/20

Psy 215 Tuesday and Thursday classes: Tuesday 5/21 

Review for the exams will be held as time allows. 

Please let me know if you have any questions! 

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Psy 215 Quiz 4 cancelled

To All Psy 215 students: 

As we wind down the semester, it looks like we will have a difficult time fitting in quiz #4. Thus, Quiz #3 will be our final Quiz. 

Again, as a reminder, the final exam will covder the following topics: 

Personality Disorders
Substance Related Disorders and Addictive Behaviors
Sexual Disorders and Dysfunctions 

Please let me know if you have any questions. 


The College will be hosting its third annual Out of the Darkness Campus Walk on Saturday, April 27th, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Veterans Plaza on the Ammerman Campus in Selden. This event seeks to increase awareness about suicide and raise funds for prevention. Participants will join a quarter of a million people from hundreds of cities across all 50 states to raise awareness, save lives, and bring hope to those impacted by suicide. The walk is being sponsored by Mental Health Services, the Ammerman Office of Campus Activities and Leadership Development, the Honors Club, Psychology Club and the CARES club. 

Funds raised through this event will benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) and will enable that organization to invest in research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy, and support survivors of suicide loss. For more information, please go online and visit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) then click on Take Action, Walks to Prevent Suicide, and Campus Walks.
Thank you in advance for considering providing support to this important initiative.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

PSY 201

As we transition to the end of the semester, we are not going to be covering the final topic on the syllabus, Sleep.

The final will be on Neuroanatomy and Memory.

Please let me know if you have any questions!!


As we begin to transition into the end of the semester, it looks like we will not be able to cover the final topic on the syllabus. Thus, the final will be on Personality Disorders, Substance Related Disorders, and Sexual Disorders and Dysfunctions.

Please let me know if you have any questions.


All classes will be cancelled on Monday, April 29th.

Psy 215 H students will be asked to cover the following content: 

In the Substance Related Disorders Chapter- Barbituates, Stimulants, and Hallucinogens- we will not be covering these in class but they will be on the exam!!!!

Please let me know if you have any questions.


During the semester,we have discussed at length, the impact of stress on our mental health and brain. As we enter the final part of the semester, many students will begin to feel "stressed". The following article gives some practical suggestions on how to reduce stress during this time of year and increase your chances of finishing the semester strong!!!