Psychology & Social Work Department

The Department of Psychology and Social Work fosters the professional and intellectual development of its students. With an emphasis on practical application and real-world experience through practicum and internships, as well as scholarly research and critical thinking, both programs prepare graduates for successful careers in the field or for continued study in graduate school.

Statement from the Department:
Students in our schools need and deserve antiracist teachers who are not afraid to teach, learn, and lead the way toward equitable schools and a just society.

Contact Information
Gwynn Morris
Professor of Psychology, Department Chair for Psychology & Social Work
108A Ledford
(919) 760-8442

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Meredith Autism Program

The Meredith Autism Program (MAP) provides a rare opportunity to participate in one-on-one clinical training as an undergraduate.

Watch a video about the Meredith Autism Program.