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Argosy University Professor Discusses Story Behind a Nightmare on Elm Street

American School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Northern Virginia Associate Professor Brian A. Sharpless, Ph.D. is featured in an upcoming episode of The Shocking Truth on Reelz TV about the story behind A Nightmare on Elm Street. In the episode, Sharpless talks about how Brugada syndrome, sudden unexpected nocturnal death syndrome, sleep paralysis, and the Hmong refugees from Vietnam served as inspiration for the film.

For more information and show times, visit https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8668072/.

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APA Division 19 Student Chapter Receives Society of Military Psychology Outstanding Student Chapter Award and Student Travel Award

At the American Psychological Association (APA) Convention, three outstanding student chapters are recognized each year by Division 19, Society of Military Psychology. Chapters are selected based on campus activities, community involvement, and engagement within the Society for Military Psychology.

At the 2018 APA Convention, the Military Psychology Interest Group, an APA Division 19 Student Chapter, at the American School of Professional Psychology (ASPP) at Argosy University | Northern Virginia was awarded an Outstanding Student Chapter Award. The ASPP student chapter hosted several professional speakers including Army and Air Force clinical psychologists and recruiters. The student chapter and staff members of ASPP also participated in “Food Fight 2018.” This volunteer event hosted thousands of volunteers packed meals to support Feed My Starving Children, a nonprofit organization with the mission to feed starving children worldwide.

The student chapter received a $100 monetary award, which will be used to host future events and outfit a veterans lounge on campus. 

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Professor Sharpless Lectures in Bulgaria

American School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Northern Virginia Associate Professor Brian Sharpless, Ph.D. gave two public lectures for the Ratio Organization of Popular Science in Sofia, Bulgaria. The lectures were titled, “Freud in 2018? Really?” about psychodynamic psychotherapy and “Weird Psychological Disorders,” about strange psychological disorders. In addition, Sharpless discussed psychopathology and psychotherapy on the Bulgarian National Radio program, “Before All.”

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Argosy University Professor Discusses Story Behind a Nightmare on Elm Street

American School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Northern Virginia Associate Professor Brian A. Sharpless, Ph.D. is featured in an upcoming episode of The Shocking Truth on Reelz TV about the story behind A Nightmare on Elm Street. In the episode, Sharpless talks about how Brugada syndrome, sudden unexpected nocturnal death syndrome, sleep paralysis, and the Hmong refugees from Vietnam served as inspiration for the film.

For more information and show times, visit here.

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Upcoming Events

You're Invited to the Argosy University Education Experience at Argosy University, Northern Virginia

Meet with campus faculty and staff to learn more about Argosy University, Northern Virginia

Join us for a fun and educational event jam-packed with all the information and resources you will need to get started at Argosy University with confidence. Come discover more about our campus, meet faculty and staff, and get your questions about starting or continuing your education answered. Argosy University offers a variety of opportunities for students of all different backgrounds and with all different interests.

  • Refreshments will be served
  • Children are welcome
  • Webinar available 11am EST and 11am PST

Saturday, August 11, 2018 | 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Argosy University, Northern Virginia
1550 Wilson Boulevard | Suite 700 | Arlington, VA 22209
703.526.5800 | 866.703.2777 | argosy.edu/locations/northern-virginia

What to expect:

  • Meet with an admissions representative
  • Learn about our various degree programs
  • Meet faculty members in your desired program
  • Learn about referring a friend to start classes
  • Participate in program-specific breakout groups

We hope to see you on Saturday, August 11th!

To RSVP visit, http://auopen.com/

To request accommodations in connection with this event, contact the Student Affairs Department or program organizer in advance at 866.703.2777.

Argosy University, Northern Virginia, 1550 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700, Arlington, VA 22209 is certified to operate by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (James Monroe Building, 101 North 14th Street, Richmond, VA 23219, 1.804.225.2600; http://www.schev.edu).

Argosy University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, www.wscuc.org). Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Not all online programs are available to residents of all U.S. states. Argosy University, Northern Virginia, 1550 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700, Arlington, VA 22209 © 2018 Argosy University. All rights reserved. Our email address is materialsreview@argosy.edu. | AU-071810

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Argosy University 2018 Career Services Webinar Schedule

Please note that dates/times are subject to change. The Career Services Department was created to assist students and alumni with finding field-related employment.

Career Services and Argosy University do not guarantee employment or any particular level of compensation following graduation. Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Not all online programs are available to residents of all U.S. states. Administrative office: Argosy University, 333 City Boulevard West, Suite 1810, Orange, CA 92868 © 2017 Argosy University. All rights reserved. Our email address is materialsreview@argosy.edu.

Friday, January 5
How to Effectively Job Search
1 PM EST
Visit: http://bit.ly/2AAvPH0


Wednesday, February 14
Finding Jobs in Academia
4 PM EST
Visit: http://bit.ly/2mdSvKl


Wednesday, March 7
Planning Your Career
5 PM EST
Visit: http://bit.ly/2yPQwSe


Thursday, April 5
How to Become an Effective Leader
3 PM EST

Visit: http://bit.ly/2hshLuC


Monday, May 7
How to Write an Effective Resume
5:30 PM EST
Visit: http://bit.ly/2AstqgO


Wednesday, June 6
Using Social Media in your Job Search
6 PM EST
Visit: http://bit.ly/2jfliNj


Tuesday, July 10
Careers in Psychology
2:30 PM EST
Visit: http://bit.ly/2zMJFcf


Thursday, August 9
How to Land an Internship
12 PM EST
Visit: http://bit.ly/2zumQd6


Wednesday, September 19
Interviewing
4 PM EST
Visit: http://bit.ly/2yQEata


Monday, October 8
How to Write an Effective Cover Letter
4 PM EST
Visit: http://bit.ly/2yQUN7T


Thursday, November 8
Networking for Success
1 PM EST
Visit: http://bit.ly/2hpI5Wp


Tuesday, December 4
Introduction to Career Services
12 PM EST

Visit: http://bit.ly/2AYyo8W

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“MY JOURNEY INTO GLOBAL MENTAL HEALTHFROM REFUGEE TO AN ADVOCATE” WEBINAR

WHAT: WEBINAR

WHEN: THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2017 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

GUEST FACULTY PRESENTER: DR. NAHID AZIZ

ACCESS: PLEASE RSVP YOUR INTENTION TO ATTEND AND THE GO-TO-MEETING LINK/ACCESS CODE WILL BE EMAILED BACK TO YOU. OR, CALL 703.526.5855 FOR MORE INFORMATION

Dr. Nahid Aziz is an Associate Professor at the American School of Professional Psychology (ASPP) at Argosy University | Northern Virginia. She received a Master of Arts degree and a Doctorate in clinical psychology from Alliant International University. Dr. Aziz’s research interest is in multicultural issues in clinical psychology, including refugee and immigrant mental health, mental health in conflict and post-conflict regions, and mental health of women in the Islamic and developing countries. Dr. Aziz was the recipient of the Outstanding Dissertation Award and the 1999 Best Dissertation of the Year at Alliant International University. Her dissertation was a clinical manual for mental health professionals treating Afghan immigrant and refugee women. Her works and activities have had a tremendous impact on the Afghan, Muslim and immigrant community in the United States and in Afghanistan.

FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO RSVP, CONTACT:

J. Katrina Holloway, Director of Clinical Admissions
Phone: 703.526.5855 | Email: jholloway@argosy.edu

Jocelyn Bush, Clinical Admissions Coordinator
Phone: 703.526.5826 | Email: jbush@argosy.edu

To request accommodations for this event, contact Student Services in advance at 866.703.2777.

ASPP, Northern Virginia offers an APA accredited Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology* (PsyD) and is committed to offering opportunities for traditional and non-traditional students of diverse backgrounds and training.

AMERICAN SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL PSYCHOLOGY AT
ARGOSY UNIVERSITY | NORTHERN VIRGINIA
1550 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700 | Arlington, VA 22209
703.526.5800 | 866.703.2777 | ASPPNorthernVirginia.com

*The Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology Program at the America School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Northern Virginia is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association (APA). Questions related to the program’s accredited status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation: Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation, American Psychological Association, 750 1st Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002. Phone: (202) 336-5979 / E-mail: apaaccred@apa.org / Web: www.apa.org/ed/accreditation

Argosy University, Northern Virginia, 1550 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700, Arlington, VA 22209 is certified to operate by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (James Monroe Building, 101 North 14th Street, Richmond, VA 23219, 1.804.225.2600; www.schev.edu).

Argosy University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, www.wscuc.org). Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Not all online programs are available to residents of all U.S. states. Argosy University, Northern Virginia, 1550 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700, Arlington, VA 22209 © 2017 Argosy University. All rights reserved. Our email address is materialsreview@argosy.edu | AU-101724

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INFORMATION SESSION IN CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY AT THE AMERICAN SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL PSYCHOLOGY AT ARGOSY UNIVERSITY | NORTHERN VIRGINIA

INFORMATION SESSION IN CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY


WHEN: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM & 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
WHERE: AMERICAN SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL PSYCHOLOGY AT ARGOSY UNIVERSITY | NORTHERN VIRGINIA (ASPP, NORTHERN VIRGINIA)
1550 WILSON BOULEVARD, SUITE 700 | ARLINGTON, VA 22209


Please join us to learn more about our graduate degree programs in clinical psychology. Get an overview of our curriculum and clinical training opportunities and discuss admissions information. This is a an opportunity to learn more about ASPP, Northern Virginia and how it is preparing its students. We look forward to seeing you!

Refreshments will be served


TO REGISTER FOR THIS INFORMATION SESSION, CONTACT:
RSVPs requested. Please indicate preferred session seating
J. Katrina Holloway, Director, Clinical Admissions
Phone: 703.526.5855 | Email: jholloway@argosy.edu


ASPP, Northern Virginia offers an APA accredited Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology* (PsyD) and is committed to offering opportunities for traditional and non-traditional students of diverse backgrounds and training.

AMERICAN SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL PSYCHOLOGY
AT ARGOSY UNIVERSITY | NORTHERN VIRGINIA
1550 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700 | Arlington, VA 22209
703.526.5800 | 866.703.2777 | ASPPNorthernVirginia.com


To request accommodations for this event, contact Student Services in advance at 866.703.2777.


*The Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology Program at the America School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Northern Virginia is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association (APA). Questions related to the program’s accredited status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation: Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation, American Psychological Association, 750 1st Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002. Phone: (202) 336-5979 / E-mail: apaaccred@apa.org / Web: www.apa.org/ed/accreditation. Argosy University, Northern Virginia, 1550 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700, Arlington, VA 22209 is certified to operate by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (James Monroe Building, 101 North 14th Street, Richmond, VA 23219, 1.804.225.2600; www.schev.edu). Argosy University is accredited by the WASC Senior College
and University Commission (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, www.wscuc.org). Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are
subject to change. Not all online programs are available to residents of all U.S. states. Argosy University, Northern Virginia, 1550 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700, Arlington, VA 22209 © 2017


Argosy University. All rights reserved. Our email address is materialsreview@argosy.edu. | AU-051704
See ge.argosy.edu/programoffering/887 for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

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Media Resources

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Media Contact: 888-597-7665 | newsroom@dcedh.org