School of Behavioral Sciences
Online graduate and undergraduate degree programs.
Developed by practitioners, for practitioners.

ONLINE PSYCHOLOGY DEGREES - Designed around your busy life

CALSOUTHERN ALUMNI - Watch interviews with our graduates

MEET THE FACULTY - Meet the faculty mentors who will be helping you through your program.

Jonathan Rich, PhD
Romantic love, financial psychology, psychometrics
Stacie Dilts-Harryman, PhD
Childhood and workplace bullying, female empowerment, relationships and intimacy
James Shaw, PhD
Adolescentcide, Gang Traumatic Stress Disorder, and Symptomatically-Compromised Academic Language Proficiency
Barbara Lackey, PhD
Individual and family issues; addictions, both substance and process; attachment theory
Thierry Kolpin, PhD
School counseling and career transitional counseling
Sherri Muchnick, PhD
Leadership and counselor training, chronic illness, race and gender issues, family diversity


Whether you’ve only recently developed an interest in psychology or you’re a seasoned practitioner looking to obtain your doctorate, California Southern University’s School of Behavioral Sciences offers a wide variety of online degrees and certificates to help you achieve your educational and career goals.

Please take a few minutes to peruse the degree and certificate options. Get to know CalSouthern’s faculty—gifted educators and experienced, talented mental healthcare practitioners. And be sure to read profiles of some of CalSouthern’s distinguished alumni, many of whom are innovative clinicians, improving lives and making a difference in communities nationwide.

RECENT PSYCHOLOGY ARTICLES - Read articles and interviews

I have always loved learning. I am pretty much a geek! For as long as I can remember, I have had the goal of earning the highest degree available from a university. The reality was that the combination of a lack of finances and pressing life circumstances kept me from achieving this goal earlier in my life.

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Society’s understanding of domestic violence—referred to increasingly as intimate partner violence (IPV)—has expanded dramatically in recent years. Today, we better understand the scope of the problem, and our methods of treating victims...

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The California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT) offers a wide variety of benefits to its pre- and post-licensed members, from networking events to continuing education...

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PSYCHOLOGY LECTURES - Watch free lectures from leading experts

Out of the Blue: Six Non-medication Strategies for Relieving Depression

Presented by Bill O'Hanlon, Psychotherapist, Author

Treatment of Attachment-Based "Parental Alienation"

Presented by Dr. Craig A. Childress, Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Therapy in an Age of Digital Attachment

Presented by Dr. Doreen Dodgen-Magee, Psychologist, Author

Mating in Captivity: Attachment Security & Erotic Life in Couples

Presented by Esther Perel, LMFT, Therapist and Author

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