**Announcement: The Psychology Major's Handbook 5e will be published by SAGE in March 2018 and Careers in Psychology: Opportunities in a Changing World 5e will be published by SAGE in Fall 2019. Contact me for additional info or queries about preview editions**

I'm a professor of psychology at Western Connecticut State University. My research interests include social cognition and risky activity in adolescence, emerging adulthood, and adulthood.

Courses I Teach
Child Psychology
Adolescent Psychology
Adult Development & Aging
Moral Development
Developmental Psychology & Social Policy
Advanced Developmental Psychology

earned my PhD in Developmental Psychology from Fordham University (Bronx, NY). I began teaching at WCSU in 1996. I have also taught at Lehman College (CUNY), Fordham University, Iona College, and Teachers College, Columbia University.