The area of Clinical Geropsychology and Gerontology covers the critical issues facing the aging society. At present there is a need for more services and professionals devoted to helping the elderly. A specialization in Clinical Geropsychology and Gerontology covers basic psychological, biological and sociological aspects of aging. A major focus is in providing mental health services to the elderly.
In addition to the core coures, the Clinical Geropsychology Psy.D. includes the following courses:
Psychological Testing- Intellectual and Neuropsychological Functioning