Educational Psychology News

Tips on Being Kinder to Yourself During Trying Times

April 15, 2020

Kristin Neff, associate professor of educational psychology, shares tips on supporting yourself emotionally through the coronavirus pandemic.

Sarah Kate Bearman Discusses Her New Book

March 2020

Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Psychology Co-author of Principle-Guided Psychotherapy for Children and Adolescents: The FIRST Program for Behavioral and Emotional Problems

Academic Minute Featuring Kevin Cokley on Imposter Syndrome

Jan. 27, 2020

Kevin Cokley examines why college students often feel like they don’t belong.

Kristin Neff Interviewed by New York Times

Dec. 24, 2019

Kristin Neff discusses being kinder to yourself in the new year with the New York Times.

Gray and Carlson Receive $1.1 Million Grant

Nov. 4, 2019

Jane Gray and Cindy Carlson have received a $1.1 million grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration, Graduate Psychology Education Program.

Educational Psychology New Faculty 2019

Sept. 4, 2019

This year, the Department of Educational Psychology is joined by Emily Cheshire Brown, Sara Carpenter, and Karen Rayne.

Kevin Cokley Interviewed by Austin-American Statesman About "Go Back" Comments

Aug. 13, 2019

Professor Kevin Cokley explains how racial micro-aggressions like the president's recent "go back" comments negatively impact minorities.

Counseling Psychology Doctoral Program Recognized with APA Award

Aug. 9, 2019

The Department of Educational Psychology’s counseling psychology doctoral program has been selected as a winner of the 2019 Richard M. Suinn Minority Achievement Award by the American Psychological Association.

School Psychology Doctoral Candidate Receives Moore Fellowship from the Hogg Foundation

July 29, 2019

Abby Bailin, school psychology doctoral candidate, has received the Henry E. And Bernice M. Moore Fellowship from the Hogg Foundation for her dissertation research.

Professors Brown and Cokley to be Inducted Into Academy of Distinguished Teachers

June 24, 2019

Professors Keffrelyn Brown and Kevin Cokley will be inducted into the UT Academy of Distinguished Teachers this fall. They have both had a profound impact on students here in the College of Education.

Kevin Cokley: Celebrate Our Cultural Bond on Juneteenth

June 18, 2019

Despite their common ancestral bond, Africans and African Americans lack a sense of connection due to what they have been taught about each other and the influence of racist narratives.

Counseling Psychology Doctoral Student Named a Ford Fellow

May 31, 2019

Nolan Krueger will work to increase access to higher education and inclusion of underrepresented students of color within university spaces.

EDP Graduate Students Selected for Summer Program in Italy

May 15, 2019

Graduate students Ashley Kuchar, Oliver Davidson, Marissa Know, and Phoebe Long have been chosen to participate in Cortona – an exclusive, week-long workshop in Italy.