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Psychology at Pitt-Johnstown

The Psychology Department at Pitt-Johnstown offers Psychology as a major as well as a minor.  The program requirements include courses in both theoretical and applied areas of psychology.  The psychology minor, like most minors, consists of 18 credits.



What Psychology classes are available?

The courses listed below are only a small glimpse into the Psychology courses available on our campus. To view the full list of Psychology course descriptions, click here.

INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY 
A summary of the present knowledge in areas such as scientific research methods, learning, sensation and perception, the biological bases of behavior, developmental patterns, motivation, emotion, personality, social influences, psychopathology, and psychotherapies.

THEORIES OF PERSONALITIES 
Study of the structure and organization of the normal personality through a survey of basic theoretical viewpoints ranging from psychoanalytic theory to modern social cognitive theories.

INTRODUCTION TO BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION 
An introduction to the use of instrumental and Pavlovian training procedures in the modification of human behavior. The course covers the philosophical background (including ethical issues), the principles of instrumental and Pavlovian training, and applications to psychotherapy, education, and self-modification.





Pitt-Johnstown Psychology Faculty

 

 Dr. Charles Hinderliter (Kent State University)

 Office Location: 113A Krebs Hall

 Phone: 814-269-2921

 E-mail: cfh5@pitt.edu


 

 Dr. John Mullennix (SUNY-Buffalo) 

Office Location: 113D Krebs Hall 

Phone: 814-269-7293 

E-mail: mullenni@pitt.edu 

 


 

  Dr. Reece Rahman (Kent State University)

 Office Location: 115 Krebs Hall

 Phone: 814-269-1990

 E-mail: rorahman@pitt.edu


 

Dr. Steven Stern (Temple University) 

Office Location: 116 Krebs Hall 

Phone: 814-269-2901 

E-mail: sstern@pitt.edu 


 

 Dr. Alan Teich (University of Miami)

 Office Location: 248 Blackington Hall

 Phone: 814-269-2078

 E-mail: ateich@pitt.edu


 

Dr. Sharon Walstad (University of Akron) 

Office Location: 113B Krebs Hall 

Phone: 814-269-2953 

E-mail: bertsch@pitt.edu  


 

 Dr. Tammy Haslett

 Office Location: 113 Krebs Hall

 Phone: 814-269-2950

 E-mail: haslett@pitt.edu




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Last Reviewed: January 18, 2012