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Clinical Psychology in Downers Grove

Integrating psychological theory, research, and practice, the Clinical Psychology program prepares you to enter a wide range of occupational roles and professional settings, including outpatient mental health and substance abuse treatment clinics, schools, public and private social service agencies, rehabilitation psychology, sports psychology, gerontological counseling, research and testing services, and management consulting firms.

The curriculum incorporates didactic courses, practical experiences, internships, and a practitioner scholar project. The Doctor of Psychology degree (Psy.D.) is awarded after five years of study and completion of all requirements.

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Program News

Midwestern University Invites Community to Health Fair, Arthritis Walk  IL

The entire community is invited to Midwestern University to participate in both a Community Health Fair and Arthritis Walk on Saturday, September 24th from 9:00 AM to 12:00 NOON.   More ››

View Midwestern University’s Magazine on the Web   AZ IL

The official magazine of Midwestern University is now available on the web. The Magazine aims to build pride and loyalty among our alumni, faculty, staff, and supporters of the University.  More ››

Applications Still Being Accepted for Fall 2011  AZ IL

Applications for admission to three programs are still being accepted for the Fall 2011 class.  More ››

Clothing Drive  IL

The Classes of 2012 are sponsoring a clothing drive for the People's Resource Center.  More ››

Spread the Warmth  IL

Join The Underserved Medicine Club...  More ››

CPR Certification  IL

Hey Students, Faculty, and Staff...Are you CPR Certified??? BLS for Healthcare Providers American Heart Association is offering CPR Certification on the Downers Grove Campus. This program is being sponsored by the Emergency Medicine Club.  More ››

MWU Appoints New Director of Clinical Psychology Program  IL

Midwestern University (MWU), is pleased to announce the appointment of Arthur Freeman, Ed.D., Sc.D., ABPP, as director of the Clinical Psychology doctoral degree program on the Downers Grove Campus.  More ››

Disclosure of Education / Training Outcomes

Disclosure of education / training outcomes for the Clinical Psychology Program in the College of Health Sciences (CHS) at Midwestern University's Downers Grove campus  More ››