During the the Minnesota Psychological Association’s 87th Annual Conference on Thursday, April 27 & Friday, April 28, 2023, Dr. Signe Nestingen was awarded the MPA Outstanding Graduate Faculty in Psychology Award! This award recognizes a faculty member who brings a special quality or commitment to working with graduate students in psychology. Criteria for the award included excellence in instruction; involvement of students in developmental activities; development of programs, advising, and mentoring of graduate students; evidence of being accessible, supportive, responsive, and helpful to graduate students. Congratulations Dr. Nestingen!
PsyD faculty presence at the Minnesota Psychological Association is just one of the examples of excellent scholarship from the Counseling Psychology program. The Psy.D. doctoral program in Counseling Psychology at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, Schools of Graduate and Professional Studies, has been accredited by the American Psychological Association since Nov. 6, 2015. If you are interested in learning more about the work in the PsyD Counseling Psychology program see our website.