Anthony Perillo

  • Anthony Perillo Office

    104 Uhler 

    Office Phone



    Fall 2018 Office Hours

    Monday 1:15–2:30 p.m.

    Tuesday 10:45 a.m.–Noon

    Wednesday 1:15–2:30 p.m.

    Thursday 10:45 a.m.–Noon

    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

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

    Current Research

    • Cognitive and legal influences on forensic clinician decision-making
    • Perceptions of sexual assault allegations
    • Sexually Violent Predator commitment decisions

    More information about Dr. Perillo’s research and lab


    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


    Abnormal Psychology

    Forensic Psychology


    Advanced Psychopathology

    Psychological Assessment II

    Forensic Psychology

    License and Other Credentials

    Licensed Psychologist, North Carolina

    Certified Health Services Provider (Psychologist), North Carolina