• A message from the Climate & Equity Committee

    Standing Together


    A message from the Climate & Equity Committee


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  • Check out our 2020 Online Graduation Yearbook

    Congratulations Grads!


    Check out our 2020 Online Graduation Yearbook


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  • Life…Theories…Results



  • All summer courses will now be taught via Zoom. Visit the academic guide for our course offerings.

    Psychology Summer 2020


    All summer courses will now be taught via Zoom. Visit the academic guide for our course offerings.


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  • Promoting healthy minds



For members of our campus community (students, staff, faculty) we are now offering a virtual Wellness Class. Our Wellness Class will meet remotely for 3 hourly sessions, focusing on practical coping skills as we navigate and adjust to the COVID-19 crisis. We are also offering a limited number of brief, individual sessions for members of our campus community (space is limited). If you are a member of our campus community and interested in either of these, please sign-up by calling us at 510-642-4459.

Department Highlights

Interview with Alumni Dr. Mark Gall ‘68 and Dr. Joyce Gall ‘70

Interviewed by: Hagit Caspi, Communication Specialist, College of Letters and Science

Congratulations to Joseph Campos for receiving the 2020 Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award from the International Congress of Infant Studies

Joseph J. Campos, historically has been an early, and consistently creative contributor to the experimental study of the human infant. Conceptually, his major contributions have centered...

Congratulations to Steve Hinshaw who has been awarded the 2020 American Psychological Association Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions

Steve Hinshaw will receive the 2020 Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions from the American Psychological Association (APA).

Congratulations to Dacher Keltner for his election to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The Academy recognizes excellence in science and the arts.

Academy President David W. Oxtoby and Chair of the Board of Directors Nancy C. Andrews have announced that more than 250 outstanding individuals have been elected to the Academy in 2020.

Graduate Student Highlights

Scientists at UC Berkeley and Western University in Canada have used brain imaging to map the cerebellum, a formerly underappreciated neural region that contains the vast majority of the brain’s...

Jonathan Reeves is a PhD candidate in the Clinical Science program at the University of California, Berkeley. His research aims to better understand, predict, and treat self-harm, suicide, and the...

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Alumni Stories

Robert H. Friis—B.A., Psychology, 1964 Robert Friis received his B.A. in psychology in 1964 from Berkeley, and both an M.A. degree in educational psychology (1966) and a Ph.D. in higher...

Kristel is currently in private practice as a Somatic Psychotherapist in San Francisco.  After graduating from Cal she pursued studies in Yoga, Insight Meditation and Bodywork through a year long...

David continues to maintain his private practice as a psychotherapist in Boston's Back Bay and Financial Districts. He continues to treat individuals, couple's and families from an eclectic base,...

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