About the Psychology Department

The Psychology Department program is primarily housed at MMI on the campus of UNMC but also has staff and trainees located in 21 additional rural and urban “outreach” sites across the State.

The behavioral assessment and treatment programs of the Department include on-site clinical and training programs in:

  • Behavioral Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Pain Management
  • Childhood Sleep Disorders
  • Academic Behavioral Interventions
  • Elimination Disorders
  • ADHD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Developmental Disabilities Assessment

The Department has:

  • 4 treatment rooms, three of which have observational capability for student supervision
  • 21 “learning through service” sites across the State that are integrated into primary health care offices where trainees and staff see patients side-by-side with Pediatricians and Family Medicine physicians

For more information, go to the Psychology Department

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Students interested in applying to the PhD program should:
  1. Complete the online application, you will need an NUID and password. Once you sign in, under Term, Program & Plan/Academic Plan, please choose Medical Sciences Interdepartmental Area (MSIA). Under Academic Sub-Plan, choose Applied Behavioral Analysis.
  2. Request GRE scores be submitted to UNMC; and request official transcripts be sent to the UNMC Graduate Studies Office. Visit our Admissions page for more details
  3. E-mail Christy Williams your CV
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Autism Spectrum Disorders
Christy Williams
Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders
Phone: (402) 559-8863