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PSYC 560 Friday Forum Topics

The Friday Forum series, which the Metropolitan State University Psychology Department cosponsors with the Minnesota Psychological Association, is being offered for academic credit by Metro State. Each forum is on a topic of current professional importance in the field of psychology. Descriptions and dates of offerings are published in the Class Schedule and Catalyst. Note: At least 12 credits in psychology, human services, or social work prior to registration.

Special information

Prerequisite: Graduate Standing. Note: At least 12 credits in psychology, human services, or social work prior to registration. Grading is Pass/No Credit only. MPA fee is $15.
0-2 Graduate credit

Effective August 1, 1998 to present

Learning outcomes

Spring 2022

Section Title Instructor
21 Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders: What Clinicians Need to Know Stasson, Mark F Books Course details
22 Building Bridges vs Dams: Addressing Mental Health Issues in the Workplace Rydell, Susan T Books Course details
23 African American Adolescents: Building Resilience and Self-Efficacy Frankard, Heidi Lin Malloy Books Course details
24 The Future of Mental Health and Lessons from the Joy Lab Blaxton, Jessica Books Course details

Summer 2022

Section Title Instructor
21 Mental Healthcare for an Aging Population and Lessons from the Pandemic Blaxton, Jessica Books Course details
22 Fri Forum:Helping Families Formed by Adoption Navigate Post-Adoption Stress Kleyman, Kerry S Books Course details
23 Friday Forum: Minnesota Nice and Race Relations Spielmans, Glen I Books Course details
24 Friday Forum: The Addicted Brain Blaxton, Jessica Books Course details
25 The Myth of Closure: Ambiguous Loss in a Time of Pandemic and Change Stasson, Mark F Books Course details

Fall 2022

Section Title Instructor
21 Friday Forum: Disaster Preparedness and Response for Psychologists Staff, Staff Books Course details
22 Friday Forum: MPA Presidents Conference on Child Psychology Staff, Staff Books Course details
23 Friday Forum: Third Minnesota Multicultural Summit Staff, Staff Books Course details
24 Friday Forum: Psychology of Radical Healing: From Theory to Practice Staff, Staff Books Course details
25 Friday Forum:Licensing Board Complaints:Tips to Avoid,Strategies to Respond Staff, Staff Books Course details