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Gwendolyn Scott-Jones PsyD

g scott-jonesAssociate Professor  and Department Chair of Psychology
Room 226, Delaware Hall
1200 N. Dupont Highway, Dover, DE 19901
Phone: 302.857.6664
Email: gscottjones [at] desu.edu

Education

1996 – BS in Psychology

            Delaware State University

1999 – Masters in Social Work

            Delaware State University

2006 – Masters in Clinical Psychology

            Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

2008 – Doctorate in Clinical Psychology

            Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Certifications

  • Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CAADC) in the State of Delaware.
  • Certified Mental Health Screener for State of Delaware

Research Interest

  • Forensic Psychology
  • Adult Psychopathology and Evidence-Based Practices
  • Suicide and Crisis Intervention
  • Substance Abuse Disorders and Treatment Approaches
  • Sport and Exercise Psychology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Professional Ethics for Behavioral Healthcare Practitioners

Clinical

I am currently trained as a clinical psychologist with a sub-specialty in forensic psychology, substance-related disorders and sport psychology. My clinical experiences include working in inpatient and outpatient behavioral healthcare facilities and conducting psychological consults in emergency departments. In addition, I have extensive training in cognitive behavioral therapy.

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • Member of Eastern Psychological Association
  • Board Member of Delaware State University’s Early College High School
  • Board President of Slaughter Neck Community Action
  • Member of Delaware’s Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee
  • Member of Delaware State University’s Health Professional Committee
  • Member of Lake Forest High School’s Policy Committee
  • Delaware State University’s Chair Council

Professional Trainings, Research and Publications

See Curriculum Vitae