Anthony Perillo

  • Anthony Perillo Office

    104 Uhler 

    Office Phone

    724-357-2374

    Email

    anthony.perillo@iup.edu

    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

    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

    Forensic Psychology

    Graduate

    Advanced Psychopathology

    Psychological Assessment II

    Forensic Psychology

    License and Other Credentials

    Licensed Psychologist, North Carolina

    Certified Health Services Provider (Psychologist), North Carolina