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Department of Psychology

University of Mississippi

Stefan E. Schulenberg

Stefan E. Schulenberg
Clinical Faculty
Professor of Clinical Psychology and Director of the Clinical Disaster Research Center
203 Kinard Hall
(662) 915-3518
 

Education:
Ph.D., University of South Dakota, 2001
M.A., University of South Dakota, 1998
B.A., University of Houston, 1995

Research Areas:

Meaning/life purpose:

  • Viktor Frankl’s Logotherapy
  • Positive psychology
  • Meaning and psychopathology
    • Serious mental illness
    • Suicidality
    • Meaning-enhanced cognitive-behavioral therapy
  • Meaning and mindfulness
  • Meaning and health-promoting behaviors
  • Meaning’s utility in different contexts
    • Veteran populations
    • Forensic environments

Disaster mental health:

  • Disaster mental health response – Training and effectiveness
  • Disaster preparedness
  • Positive psychology and disaster mental health
    • Meaning
    • Resilience
    • Posttraumatic growth
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Psychological assessment:

  • Positive psychological assessment
  • Test construction and validation

Research Link

Clinical Disaster Research Center

Dr. Schulenberg plans to accept a graduate student for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Courses Taught:
PSY 311 – Abnormal psychology
PSY 327 – Psychology and law
PSY 417 – Disasters and mental health
PSY 420 – Special topics (research team)
PSY 430 – Positive Psychology
PSY 710 – Cognitive assessment (graduate)
PSY 759 – Clinical-Disaster Psychology