Welcome to the Department of Human Development and Psychoeducational Studies (HDPES).
We are very proud to continue our academic excellence in the areas of educational psychology, counseling psychology, school psychology, clinical mental health counseling, school counseling, and human development. Our faculty is dedicated to meeting the academic needs of our students in the areas of teaching, research, and service. It is my privilege to lead our department in developing a creative environment that values high academic achievement and career preparation for research, teaching, counseling, and human services in urban and global communities. During your tenure as a student, consider participating in program student associations, SOE Student Council, American Counseling Association, American Psychological Association, and the American Educational Research Association. Please contact me, a faculty member, or one of our staff members for more information.
Chair, Department of Human Development and Psychoeducational Studies
Dr. Kimberley Edelin. Freeman, Ph.D.