Events

 

MPAGS offers various programs, meetings, and events throughout the year to promote education and training, as well as opportunities for networking with fellow colleagues.

 Events to look out for in 2017-2018:

 

Check back here regularly and watch for announcements via email or on our Facebook page for upcoming events!

 

PAST EVENTS

Trip to the Hill

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

MPAGS members went with Dr. Ed Shearin, a member of the MPA Legislative Committee, to the Capitol Hill. They advocated on the Medicare Mental Health Access Act to representatives and their aids.

Advocacy Panel

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Members of MPA’s Legislative Committee provided a panel to discuss advocacy issues relevant to graduate students and psychologists.

MPAGS Convention

Saturday, April 1, 2017

MPAGS Annual Convention is a great opportunity to talk with other graduate psychology students, present your research, learn about your peer’s research, and to hear from current psychologists in the area! The 2017 Convention featured a key note address by Jon Goodman, M.S., LCPC. Students from Morgan State University, Towson University, and Loyola University Maryland presented their research. Dr. Denise Bike (Mindfulness with Emerging Adults), Dr. Roger Friedman (Family Systems Therapy), Dr. Jon Gorman (Private Practice), and Dr. Chris Kraft (Working with Same-Sex Couples) provided presentations. Masters and doctoral level students also learned more about licensure and internship.

Item Drive for the Homeless

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Through donations, MPAGS collected and purchased items for bags for the homeless. Bags were distributed to the homeless population in Baltimore. MPAGS members spent time getting to know others in their community.

Open Mic Night

Thursday, October 26, 2016

Psychology students came together to share and listen to each other’s poetry.