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Anthony Perillo

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    104 Uhler 

    Office Phone

    724-357-2374

    E-mail

    anthony.perillo@iup.edu

    Spring 2017 Office Hours

    Monday 10:00 a.m.–11:15 a.m., 2:15 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

    Wednesday 10:00 a.m.–11:15 a.m.

    Friday 10:00 a.m.–11:15 a.m.

    How I Became Interested in Psychology

    As a criminology undergrad, I loved learning about what contributes to harmful behaviors and thinking patterns. Once I decided law school was not the route for me, I lucked out having some great mentors who showed me the different ways psychology can impact mental health and public safety issues simultaneously.

    Areas of Interest

    • Practices in sexual violence prevention
    • Effectiveness and consequences of sexual violence legislation
    • Clinical decision-making in forensic settings

    Current Research

    • Assessment of sexually abusive clergy
    • Effectiveness and efficiency of sexually violent predator commitment
    • Factors in forensic clinician bias

    More information about Dr. Perillo's research and lab

    Degrees/Schools

    PhD, 2014, CUNY Graduate Center: Clinical Psychology

    MPhil, 2012, CUNY Graduate Center: Psychology

    MA, 2010, John Jay College of Criminal Justice: Forensic Psychology

    BA, 2004, University of Florida: Criminology

    Courses Taught

    Undergraduate

    Abnormal Psychology

    Graduate

    Advanced Psychopathology

    License and Other Credentials

    Licensed Psychologist, North Carolina

    Certified Health Services Provider (Psychologist), North Carolina