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David LaPorte

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    Uhler 201

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    Spring 2017 Office Hours

    • Tuesday 9:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
    • Thursday 9:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m. 
    • Friday 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.

    How I became interested in Psychology

    I can’t really answer this. It is kind of like asking when you realized blueberries are your favorite food.

    Areas of Interest

    Paranoia, schizophrenia, eating disorders, forensic psychology, neuropsychology

    Current Research and Professional Projects

    Changes in the content of paranoid delusions over time and the contribution of reductions in hearing to paranoid feelings

    Information about Dr. LaPorte’s Book on Paranoia (it’s not about you!)


    PhD, Temple University: Clinical Psychology


    Licensed as a psychologist in Pennsylvania for the Independent Practice of Psychology
    (formerly licensed in Minnesota and Maryland)

    Courses Taught

    General Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Forensic Psychology, Eating: Normal and Abnormal

    Clinical Neuropsychology